But teaching people how to use their Apple devices is her favorite job so far. icon on an iPhone. Press n. How handy is that! To provide help to Mac users, you should go to a different forum, e.g. Your problem must be caused by something else. Press and hold down on the Alt key on your keyboard. To start the conversation again, simply ask a new question. There will also be answers which require you to type punctuation during a lesson. Make sure your keyboard’s Num Lock is turned on, meaning that you can use the numbers pad. To type a tilde capital N, hold down the ALT key and press 0209, which is Ñ. As the original contributor to the iPhone Life Tip of the Day Newsletter, she wrote hundreds of iPhone how-tos to help users master their iPhones. The role of and appreciation for the future continuous and the quest for victory. Get to the keyboard view in the app. Check out this and other great options from Matias! for just exactly that. ALT + 0209 ALT + 165. Open up any app in which you want to type. “ a ~ b “. Could someone tell me how to replicate the ~ sign that the Macbook types on the iPhone please? Here’s a picture. Enter the code for the character you want to type. In response to Slybootie. With all due respect, your question is unclear. Much appreciated. In maths it means ‘similar order of magnitude’ e.g. On the iPhone, it's located in the kepapd's numbers/symbols section—bottom left keypad press "123" key, which changes keys from alphabetical to numerical, then press the "#+=" key on the numerical keypad, which will change it to the symbol keypad—that's where you will find the tilde key (~). Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic forum and Apple can therefore provide no guarantee as to the efficacy of any proposed solutions on the community forums. Something similar happends on terminal in mac, but with the difference that shortcuts work so if you have, for instance, the "italian typewriter keyboard" just type "alt+n" for tilde symbol. Privacy Policy This isn't even an account I use for anything I do with my Apple products (iMessage etc) but I was unable to cancel the popup. How to Identify Apple's Different iPad Models & Generations (Updated for 2020 Models), How to Find Your iPhone Even If It’s Dead or Offline (Updated for iOS 14), How to Retrieve Deleted Text Messages on Your iPhone (Updated for iOS 14), iOS 14 Draining Your iPhone Battery Life? A long-time Apple enthusiast, Sarah can't live without her iPhone, Macbook Air, HomePod, Apple TV, or Apple Watch. If you’re using legacy software on older systems, this keyboard is designed to be compatible for you too. Julian Wright, Aug 27, 2012 6:09 AM in response to sheferd, User profile for user: With this tool, you can adjust the size, color, italic, and bold of Minus Tilde(symbol). E with an accent mark is probably the most common foreign-language character that we English speakers use. sheferd, User profile for user: Grave, tilde, acute, circumflex, umlaut… all the fun accent codes that you might need to use. You can activate it by tapping the Num Lock key.. How to Type Enye on a Mac Computer. No, they are the same. Nov 3, 2016 2:43 PM in response to Slybootie Slide up and onto the special character or symbol you want to insert. The built-in hub with multiple USB ports is great for connecting your wired mouse and other devices, and the full numeric keypad is a lifesaver for those who use regularly crunch numbers. Customer Service If nothing happens, hold down the Fn button or Shift key while pressing the Num Lock key. This tool is very convenient to help you preview the symbol, including viewing the details of the symbol display and the effect displayed on the web page. Missing Tilde.