I need to know how to put an accent in Elementary OS I have a QWERTY keyboard in spanish, please help me!

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You can try with unicode:

Pressing first Shift+Ctrl+U

Á U+00C1 É U+00C9 Í U+00CD Ó U+00D3 Ú U+00DA á U+00E1 é U+00E9 í U+00ED ó U+00F3 ú U+00FA

More help: http://www.ltool.net/characters_to_unicode_charts_in_spanish.php?unicode=1&nowpage=2

There os also another related question that can help you:

How to insert characters by pressing ALT + # (numpad)?

I hope it works but haven't tried myself in a password field.

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