where is the hash key

can not find hash key on alphanumeric keyboatd

Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad

Apple Keyboard with Numeric Keypad

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7 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    Mine uses Shift 3 if I use Alt 3 I get the £ sign

  • I had the same problem. Make sure your keyboard pref is set to BRITISH and not BRITISH PC. You can do this in Settings/Keyboard.
    Then press Option(alt) and 3 at the same time

    Option(alt) + 3 = #

  • Apple mac key board: shift alt + 7

  • -open System Prefs/Keyboard
    -enable "Show Keyboard & Character Viewer in menu bar"

    -look in menu bar near Battery for portables (or near Date/Time for desktops)
    -click on the new menu bar widget
    -select "Show Keyboard Viewer

    result:
    keyboard floating palette is displayed on desktop

    -hold down Option and/or Shift keys

    Result:
    keyboard floating palette changes to display available characters (watch the number keys)

  • ALT+SHIFT+3 in German Keyboard.

  • Shift 3

  • Shift 3