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It appears that I can't type square brackets (the ones used in BBCode) from my French Canadian keyboard layout. Tried different "macs" and Windows PC's, same thing - Alt + ^, which everywhere else results in a bracket, results in nothing happening. Could a staff member please have a look at this? Thanks!

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Hmm... works for me on my keyboard using Alt Car + ^

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I tried using both left and right Alt keys, and still nothing. If it matters I'm using an Apple Keyboard which has option instead of alt or alt car, but option + ^ works fine anywhere else in the OS, including other VBulletin forums. Hmm...

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I can type them simply from the keyboard of a MacBook Pro.
Also tried with an external wireless PC keyboard. No problem there either.

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ARe you sure you have the right keyboard layout? The one i am using is http://matthieu.yipt...t-for-mac-os-x/ and by option + ^, I mean option plus where ^ is on my keyboard. That's be option + left bracket on the standard apple keyboard once set to the above layout.

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Finnish / swedish layout, OS X 10.8.2, Safari / Opera.

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Hm, strange. Guess its just me then. Thanks for testing!

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Show Keyboard Viewer and check where they are.

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Hello,

On French Apple Keyboard to get:

[ -> shift + alt + (

] -> shift + alt + )

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