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In Texter's script mode, the ! character is used to denote the Alt key.

I want the script to actually type a ! character -- how can I escape this so it will work?

In the text mode (not script mode) it works, of course, but I want to use it in combination with Tab and Enter keystrokes.

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According to the old Texter page on Lifehacker you just wrap the special characters in curly brackets to escape them.

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Brilliant! Why wasn't this obvious to me? Thanks! –  Torben Gundtofte-Bruun Aug 4 '11 at 17:28
    
You're welcome. –  CGA Aug 4 '11 at 18:33
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