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Modify the Press & Hold keys For entering special characters such as the primes, I prefer the Press & Hold method since it's easy to remember and really quick if you shorten the Press & Hold time. Navigate to System/Library/Input Methods/PressAndHold.app/Contents/Resources/. Backup the Keyboard-en.plist file. Append the following to the ...
Using the character palate is definitely the way forward, but instead of typing "prime" in the search box, which presented me with accented apostrophes, I found typing "apostrophe" gave me exactly what I needed.
Using the Character Viewer, search for "Prime". You can then click "Add to Favorites" for more convenient access. In Mavericks, the following shortcut is helpful to bring up the character viewer: Control + Command + Spacebar Click the button in the top right corner to switch between the "Characters" window and "Character Viewer". Note: to get that ...
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