how do you do a fada and keep a capital E on an Irish/European keyboard?

like when I press CTRL, ALT and e at the same time i get - é,

but if I want it to be a capital E and have a fada on it - doing different combinations nothing works, it always ends up being a little e. Anyone know how you get a capital E with a fada please? thanks

Dáil Éireann and Bus Éireann have it so it can be done.


I copied and pasted Dáil Éireann and Bus Éireann off wikipedia so I didn't type them.

3 Answers

  • clw
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Hold down the "Alt" key, and type 144 on the number pad: É

  • Gerd P
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Would that be o.k. Bus Èireann or Dáil Éireann?

    Press the key left to the "backspace-key´" on the top-line of your keyboard, and afterwards the É.

    I've just checked and seen that you might have another keyboard-layout in UK than we have in continental Europe. In the case you need to push the "AltGr" key and type the capital E. Hope it works,

  • 1 decade ago

    didn't you just do that???

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