Windows Alt+ key input does not accept hex digits A-F
OS and version:
Calibre 1.24 64-bit on Windows 7 64-bit
This applies specifically to the Edit Book subsystem, not to other parts of the program.
Entering characters with the ALT+Plus+[number] combination fails when the hexadecimal value contains numbers A-F.
Have necessary Windows registry entry for entering character codes > 0xFF via the ALT+Num mechanism.
Open any file in the editor
Key in [ALT]+[Num+]+ . The corresponding character is printed on the screen.
Key in [ALT]+[
The Library does not have the same issue.