# [Tex/LaTex] How to type special/accented letters in LaTeX

accentscharacterslanguagessymbols

How to type these special letters from European languages in latex?
ä, é, and L'?

You can type texdoc lshort in a command line (Command Prompt on Windows, Terminal on Linux/Mac OS X). Then have a look at Table 2.2 in Section 2.4.8. I'll quote it for you here.