German Language question

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  1. Foebane72

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    In the German language, I've heard that if an umlaut (two dots above a u for example) cannot be used in certain cases, like typing a filename, then the "ü" can be replaced with a "ue", as in "Fuehrer" instead of "Führer" - is that correct?
     
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    Thats how we do the names of people for email addresses in our company, umlauts become ue
     
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    :rolleyes:
     
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    Perhaps Müller and Mueller would have been a better example. :laugh:
     
  5. Foebane72

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    Yeah, well, it's the one example everyone knows.

    I'm asking because I need to rename my MP3 of Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries" or "Die Walküre" to "Die Walkuere" - I hope that's correct.
     
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    That would be spot on :smashin:
     

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