To type a € Euro symbol
The keystrokes to type a € symbol on a US type keyboard are ALT + 0128, using the number pad for the digits. On my toshiba and gateway laptops you need to push the "Fn" (Function key) to activate the number pad in the middle of the keyboard with green numbers(under the 7, 8 and 9 keys). So you need to hold down the Fn+Alt and then type 0128 on the green numbers.
This is equivalent to
In otherwords, hold down Fn+ALT and then type M J K 8Howard [ Just Imagine ] 31-Dec-1969