Ubuntu – Pound symbol (£) on US keyboard on 12.10


I need a shortcut to make a pound symbol with a US keyboard in 12.10.

The only way I can make one is by holding control-shift and typing u00a3. Too much typing for a single symbol!

I'm using GNOME classic.

Best Answer

  • ComposeKey, L, -

    (- on the main keyboard not the number pad)


    See... it works