# [OS X TeX] At sign

Paul Smyth psmythirl at mac.com
Tue Dec 19 12:06:41 EST 2006

I keep getting an error message about an invalid character at that
point ^^@.

On 19 Dec 2006, at 16:44, Gary L. Gray wrote:

>
> On Dec 19, 2006, at 11:36 AM, Paul Smyth wrote:
>
>> If anyone can tell me how to type an at sign (@) in my text I
>> would appreciate it. I've already spent an hour and a half hunting
>> online and through various tex manuals with out success. Why is it
>> so difficult to find out how to do something so basic?
>
>
> If I just type:
>
> \documentclass{article}
> \begin{document}
> @
> \end{document}
>
> I get the @ sign. What happens when you do that?
>
> Regards,
>   Gary
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