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I used to press Ctrl + Alt + Q in Windows. I think I tried every combination in Ubuntu and @ doesn't appear.

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

You have to press ALTGR+Q to get the @

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And actually this is the same for Windows 7. In XP it was ALTGR+2 – Uri Herrera Nov 26 '11 at 16:42
thank you a lot – Gaston Nov 26 '11 at 17:43

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