User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.4) Gecko/20030624 I would like to see a dropdown of obscure-yet-common symbols placed in the Formatting toolbar. For example: ¢, £, ¤, ¥, ©, ®, (TM), «, », ÷, ø, é, etc. Presumably if you were sending a plain-text email it would give you the actual character. If sending an HTML email it would be the HTML entity, e.g. "®" (How many times have you wanted to type "résumé" but got stuck with "resume"? Or wanted to say "Just my 2¢" and had to go with the drab "$0.02"? or -- for the resolute and industrious -- had to open Word or Charmap, get the characters there, then copy the text out?) I think it would be swell to have this feature. =] Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce:
The HTML-composer already has a "Character & Symbols" dialogbox, accessible under the Insert menu. This dialogbox can be kept open if you like. The same dialogbox is also asked for plain-mode, see bug 181736. Do you this a pulldown from the menubar or from the toolbar ? That might be a bit difficult, because there are so many symbols.
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Last Resolved: 13 years ago
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