Typing German Characters

Use these key combinations to type German characters on your English QWERTY computer keyboard:
 
German character On a PC (Web) On a PC (Word) On a Mac
ä Alt + 0228 Alt+132 Option + u, then a
Ä Alt + 0196 Alt+142 Option + u, then A
ö Alt + 0246 Alt+148 Option + u, then o
Ö Alt + 0214 Alt+153 Option + u, then O
ü Alt + 0252 Alt+129 Option + u, then u
Ü Alt + 0220 Alt+154 Option + u, then U
ß Alt + 0223 Alt+225 Option + s
Alt + 0128 Alt+ctrl+e Option + @