Easy Accents for Google Docs

Easy Accents is an add-on for Google Docs that lets you quickly add accented foreign language characters to your documents. This add-on works on Chromebooks, Windows and MAC computers. If you plan to use this in your classroom, each student needs to individually install the Easy Accent add-on to their Google account.

Install the Easy Accents Add-on

  1. Open Google Docs (either a new or existing file)
  2. Select Add-ons from the menu
  3. Select Get add-ons
  4. Enter Easy Accents in the search box and press enter
  5. From the search results list, click the blue FREE button to install the Add-on.
  6. Press Allow to confirm you want to add Easy Accents to your Google account.

To use Easy Accents

  1. Open Google Docs (either a new or existing file)
  2. Select Add-ons>Easy Accents>Easy Accents-Start from the menu (a sidebar will open)
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  3. Select a language from the drop down list.
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  4. Click on the character in the sidebar that you want to add your document.
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