Windows 10: HOW to type EUR () in US keyboard Solved

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
  1.    13 Apr 2017 #1

    HOW to type EUR () in US keyboard

    Hi all,
    I have bought a US keyboard and can figure out how to type the sign (she sign is on my 5 keyboard sign)
    I am using windows 10 on PC

    I have tried:
    • Shift+5 (gives %)
    • Alt+Shift - give nothing
    • Alt Gr -give nothing
    • CTRL+Alt - also give nothing

    Thanks in advance for your help
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    13 Apr 2017 #2

    Hi there

    Do you have a RIGHT Alt GR key (at the right of the spacebar) -- should work !!!! The left hand side one does nothing when you try the same thing. (Press AltGR + the 4 key I think - or it could be 3 as it needs to be the key where the $ sign is.

    As a short term measure you can I believe define a User keyboard / custom layout in Windows but I'm not sure exactly how to do it --perhaps other people more experienced in multi- lang layouts could explain.

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3. Barman58's Avatar
    Posts : 2,786
    Windows 10 Pro x64 1803 - 17134.5 XP/Vista/Win7/Win8.1 in VM for testing
       13 Apr 2017 #3

    There used ti be a sight difference between the "Left" & "Right " special keys marked on older keyboards - Try using the Alt key to the right of your spacebar in your combinations. Otherwise it's a chase of using the Character code
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    13 Apr 2017 #4

    I always use ctrl+alt+4 to produce €.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  5. AddRAM's Avatar
    Posts : 2,105
    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
       13 Apr 2017 #5

    Go here, see if it will let you add a language.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Capture.JPG  
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  6.    13 Apr 2017 #6

    Thanks for answering. On the right side of the space bar I have Alt Gr - it doeskin provide the € sign. (it opens the command bar)...
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7.    13 Apr 2017 #7

    jimbo45 said: View Post
    Hi there

    Do you have a RIGHT Alt GR key (at the right of the spacebar) -- should work €€€€€€€ !!!!

    I looked at the on screen us keyboard - it does not have RIGHT Alt GR key!

    Eeasiest way is to add an English-UK on screen keyboard, and use RIGHT Alt GR + 4
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  8.    13 Apr 2017 #8

    Thanks for answering. On the right side of the space bar I have Alt Gr - it doeskin provide the € sign. (it opens the command bar)...

    And yes - I have US English installed on my computer
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  9.    13 Apr 2017 #9

    US International it is Alt Gr + 5. See here...
    Help Pages US-International | Foreign Languages and Cultures | Washington State University

    US I don't think you can - it would have to be Copy/Paste from Character Map or Alt 0128

    What have you got for input method? (Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Language\Language options)

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	Capture.PNG 
Views:	0 
Size:	14.1 KB 
ID:	129809

    If you have the on the 5 key you should have the input method set to US international.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  10.    13 Apr 2017 #10

    In Microsoft Word you can try Ctrl + Alt + E and you should get Euro symbol.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Related Threads
Hello folks, I'm having an issue with my keyboard. I'm running with Windows 10 on my Lenovo G50 laptop. My keyboard will not function while using the "Ask me anything" search bar, my email application, or the sticky notes application. I'm sure there...
Hello, i'm used that when i start, let's say R, explorer will point at the first file starting by R in the current folder. Now when i'm typing, it directly input that in the searchbox. How do i get back to the good old behavior?
Hello. I'm using a tablet for input on my windows 10 desktop pc and while the touch keyboard is invoked fine throughout the system and even Edge, when I try to type stuff in Chrome, nothing happens. I have to manually invoke the keyboard via...
So lately i found this nifty lil Twitter app that comes with Windows 10 But when i click a tweet with a vine retweet or such it gives me an error saying "Unsupported Video Type Invalid File Type" Has anyone been using the twitter app lately and are...
This is a wireless keyboard and mouse wirelessly connected via a Logitech USB unifying receiver. The mouse works fine, and strangely the hot keys on the keyboard (mail, calculator, sleep etc) work fine. However, after booting into W10 the normal...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:55.
Find Us