Keyboard shortcuts for the euro currency symbol

This article itemizes the keyboard shortcuts for the euro currency symbol in Office 2016 for Mac products. Keyboard shortcuts allow you to quickly complete commands and functions without using a mouse.

  • If a shortcut requires pressing two or more keys at the same time, this topic separates the keys with a plus sign (+). If you have to press one key immediately after another, the keys are separated by a comma (,).

  • Depending on your international configuration, the keyboard shortcuts on your keyboard might differ from those listed in the following tables.

  • The settings in some versions of the Macintosh operating system (OS) and some utility applications might conflict with keyboard shortcuts and function key operations in Office. For information about changing the key assignment of a keyboard shortcut, see Mac Help for your version of the Macintosh operating system or see your utility application.

In this topic

Word

Excel

PowerPoint

Outlook

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Some Windows keyboard shortcuts conflict with the corresponding default Mac OS keyboard shortcuts. Use these shortcuts, you may have to change your Mac keyboard settings to change the Show Desktop shortcut for the key. To learn how to change system preferences by using only the keyboard, see Accessibility in Office 2016 for Mac.

To change system preferences for keyboard shortcuts when using a mouse:

  1. On the Apple menu, press System Preferences.

  2. Press Keyboard.

  3. Press the Shortcuts tab.

  4. Press Mission Control.

  5. Deselect the check box for the keyboard shortcut that you want to use.

Word

You can use a keyboard shortcut to type the euro currency symbol.

Notes: 

  • The settings in some versions of the Macintosh operating system and some utility programs might conflict with keyboard shortcuts in Office. For information about changing the key assignment of a keyboard shortcut, see Mac Help for your version of the Macintosh operating system or see your utility program.

  • Depending on your international configuration, the keyboard shortcuts on your keyboard might differ from those listed in the following table.

On this keyboard layout

Press

British

OPTION + 2

Chinese (Pinyin)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Danish

SHIFT + 4

Dutch

OPTION + 2

Finnish

SHIFT + 4

French

OPTION + $

German

OPTION + E

Italian

OPTION + I

Japanese (Kotoeri-Romaji)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Norwegian

OPTION + 4

Spanish

OPTION + U

Swedish

SHIFT + 4

U.S.

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

See also

Keyboard shortcuts in Word 2016 for Mac

Excel

You can use a keyboard shortcut to type the euro currency symbol.

Notes: 

  • The settings in some versions of the Macintosh operating system and some utility programs might conflict with keyboard shortcuts in Office. For information about changing the key assignment of a keyboard shortcut, see Mac Help for your version of the Macintosh operating system or see your utility program.

  • Depending on your international configuration, the keyboard shortcuts on your keyboard might differ from those listed in the following table.

On this keyboard layout

Press

British

OPTION + 2

Chinese (Pinyin)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Danish

SHIFT + 4

Dutch

OPTION + 2

Finnish

SHIFT + 4

French

OPTION + $

German

OPTION + E

Italian

OPTION + I

Japanese (Kotoeri-Romaji)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Norwegian

OPTION + 4

Spanish

OPTION + U

Swedish

SHIFT + 4

U.S.

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

See also

Keyboard shortcuts in Excel 2016 for Mac

PowerPoint

You can use a keyboard shortcut to type the euro currency symbol.

Notes: 

  • The settings in some versions of the Macintosh operating system and some utility programs might conflict with keyboard shortcuts in Office. For information about changing the key assignment of a keyboard shortcut, see Mac Help for your version of the Macintosh operating system or see your utility program.

  • Depending on your international configuration, the keyboard shortcuts on your keyboard might differ from those listed in the following table.

On this keyboard layout

Press

British

OPTION + 2

Chinese (Pinyin)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Danish

SHIFT + 4

Dutch

OPTION + 2

Finnish

SHIFT + 4

French

OPTION + $

German

OPTION + E

Italian

OPTION + I

Japanese (Kotoeri-Romaji)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Norwegian

OPTION + 4

Spanish

OPTION + U

Swedish

SHIFT + 4

U.S.

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

See also

Keyboard shortcuts in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac

Outlook

You can use a keyboard shortcut to type the euro currency symbol.

Notes: 

  • The settings in some versions of the Macintosh operating system and some utility programs might conflict with keyboard shortcuts in Office. For information about changing the key assignment of a keyboard shortcut, see Mac Help for your version of the Macintosh operating system or see your utility program.

  • Depending on your international configuration, the keyboard shortcuts on your keyboard might differ from those listed in the following table.

On this keyboard layout

Press

British

OPTION + 2

Chinese (Pinyin)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Danish

SHIFT + 4

Dutch

OPTION + 2

Finnish

SHIFT + 4

French

OPTION + $

German

OPTION + E

Italian

OPTION + I

Japanese (Kotoeri-Romaji)

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

Norwegian

OPTION + 4

Spanish

OPTION + U

Swedish

SHIFT + 4

U.S.

SHIFT + OPTION + 2

See also

Keyboard shortcuts for Outlook 2016 for Mac

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