I need some help. I have no idea why but today tilde and acute are not working. I checked system preference, input sources and Canadian French CSA is selected. Nothing else.

When I press alt+ç I get a tilde but I cannot use it. Same thing with the acute. Does anyone know how to fix this? It's driving me crazy!

Thank you.


Not sure on a Canadian French keyboard, but on International English it's Alt ⌥ N then another letter, e.g. N to get ñ
Similar for acute, Alt ⌥ E then E gives é.

System Prefs - Keyboard - "Show Keyboard, Emoji & Symbol Viewers in menu bar"… then from the top menu, open 'Show Keyboard Viewer' & then when you hold the alt key you'll see the 'dead' keys highlighted in orange.

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