Instructions on how to type double S for Windows, Mac, and in HTML. When to use s, ss or ß in German sentences. A double ss is usually written only after a short vowel sound. der Fluss (river), der Kuss (der Kiss), das Schloss. Wikipedia says: "The section sign (§, Unicode U+00A7, HTML entity §), also called the " double S ", "sectional symbol " or signum sectiōnis, is a. Discussion in ' English Only ' started by William SteinOct 7, Bit365 works only with a keypad, so you can't use this shortcut with computers that don't have one, such as laptops. For example, it is used in brandt peter logo of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Justice. This article is incomplete. Diacritics Logic symbols Whitespace characters. Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License ; additional terms may apply. It has no official use in BrE, although it is familiar to many of us. Retrieved from " https: Discussion in ' English Only ' started by William Stein , Oct 7, It's not that simple. Parla , Oct 8, Wow, I guess it really isn't common in the UK.