How to Make the Euro Symbol on a Mac

By KR Knowlin

Mac keystroke combinations and keyboard shortcuts make it easy to navigate around your computer without using the trackpad or a mouse. Keystrokes also make it possible to input a variety of useful symbols. Make a Euro symbol on your Mac by typing a few quick keystrokes. The specific keystroke combination you need to type depends on what keyboard layout you have.

Step 1

Press and hold the "Option" and "Shift" keys on your U.S. keyboard, then press "2."

Step 2

Press and hold "Option" on your British keyboard, then press "2."

Step 3

Press and hold the "Option" key on your Spanish keyboard, then press the "U" button.

Step 4

Press and hold the "Option" button on your French keyboard, then tap the "$" key.

Step 5

Press and hold the "Option" button on your German keyboard, then tap the "E" key.

Step 6

Press and hold down "Option" and "Shift" keys on your Austrian keyboard, then tap "D."

Step 7

Press and hold the "Option" button on your Belgian keyboard, then press "$."

Step 8

Press and hold "Shift" on your Finnish keyboard, and tap the "4." key.

Step 9

Press and hold "Option" on your Italian keyboard, then press the "I" button.

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