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Problem with the closing brace

HI use a French keyboard, and I am having difficulties writing a } symbol in the edit window.

When I type Alt++ (the French keyboard shortcut for this symbol), the backtick escape

`enter code here`

appears... I am forced to write this symbol elsewhere and then paste it into the textbox.

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marked as duplicate by balpha Jan 29 '11 at 8:18

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@Serhio: meta.stackoverflow.com is the place to discuss questions about stack overflow itself. The question will probably be auto migrated over there shortly. – Eric J. Dec 18 '09 at 22:55
See: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/2051/… – bobince Dec 18 '09 at 23:24
@bobince yaah... i see the similar questions, but no really workaround or "bug fix" promesse :) – serhio Dec 18 '09 at 23:33

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Same problem with German Layout and the @ character:

WMD editor bug: German keyboard layout - "@" creates blockquote section

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but there is no answer... – serhio Dec 18 '09 at 23:25
@serhio: Now, there is. Apparently a fix is in the works. – Tomalak Jul 20 '10 at 21:50

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