Read here how to create the AT character with the Apple Mac keyboard. There is a quick key combination.
Create AT characters with Apple Mac
- On current Mac computers press [Alt] – [L].
- You will also see the @ on Mac keyboards to the lower right of the [L]-key.
- On very old Macs, press the key combination [Shift] – [Alt] – .
Keyboard shortcuts for AT characters on the Mac
For this you need the bracket monkey
You need the @ primarily to write e-mails. Here the character functions as a separator between the address name of the recipient and the domain on which it can be reached. Furthermore it is used in many programming languages: For example in PHP to suppress error messages of an operation.
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