Input Unicode hex values

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chdd
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How do I input a Unicode character using the hex value?

For example, in MS Word, when I type 3007, followed by alt+x, I will get . This is my usual way of typing Unicode characters. I don't have to search. I just type.

How about in LibreOffice Writer? Is it possible to do this? If yes, how? If this is _not_ available, this could be a feature request for future versions of LibreOffice.

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PeterRoots
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http://www.johndcook.com/blog
http://www.johndcook.com/blog/2008/08/17/three-ways-to-enter-unicode-characters-in-windows/
gives ways of doing this. the alt+x is limited to a few software packages and the above post gives two alternative to this that work in any package (in windows)
Also see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unicode_input for more info and if you want to do this in Linux or Mac OSX

Linux Mint 15 LibreOffice 4.1.1.2 : OpenSUSE 12.3 LibreOffice 4.0.3

Robert Tucker
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Chinese (traditional) - Unicode

This came up in the French section of these forums recently. Another possibility seems to be Chinese (traditional) - Unicode. See:

http://www.fileformat.info/tip/microsoft/enter_unicode.htm

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/michkap/archive/2005/05/18/419117.aspx

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