Reply to: Adding non-breaking hyphenMarch 6, 2009 at 1:54 am
According to Microsoft there are three different Alt+Numpad sequences offered by Windows (news to me — I always thought there was only one).
Alt+Numpad: A method of entering characters by typing in the character’s decimal code with the Numeric Pad keys (Num Lock turned on). In Windows:
* Alt+<0xxx>, where xxx is the decimal value of a code point, generates a Windows-encoded character.
The following article attempts to actually describe their usage: