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How to Insert a Tick or Cross Symbol in Microsoft Word
A tick or a cross symbol can help to clarify your point in Word document, but apparently there are no corresponding keys on the keyboard. So you must take some steps to insert them just like other special symbols. Method 1: Insert Symbols 1. Click Symbol in Home tab, choose More Symbols… in the dropdown […]

How to Insert Curly Braces in Microsoft Word and Excel
To satisfy certain requirements, you may need to insert some curly braces into Word document or Excel spreadsheet. But in addition to regular curly braces, sometimes the curly braces with customized size that can contain several lines of text are also needed. In this post, I’ll introduce 4 commonly used methods to insert both regular […]

How to Insert a Per Ten Thousand Sign in Microsoft Word
When you edit Word document in daily life and work, you may need to insert a per ten thousand sign (‱) every now and then. But there’s no such a key on the keyboard enables you to type it directly. So I’d like to introduce 2 simple ways to insert a per ten thousand sign […]

How to Insert a Checkbox in Microsoft Excel
When making a form in Excel, a box with tick, which is also known as checkbox or tickbox, can be very practical. Let’s see how to insert it in a spreadsheet. 1. Click the cell you want to insert a checkbox, then switch to Insert tab and click Symbol in Symbols section. 2. In Symbols […]

How to Insert Mathematical Formulas and Symbols in Word
When editing some documents involving mathematical formulas and symbols in Word, it can be a challenge to input them because you may not be able to find the corresponding buttons on keyboard. So what’s the best way to insert these relatively difficult formulas? Here are 3 commonly used methods you can try. Method 1. Insert […]

How to Insert a Celsius Symbol in Microsoft Word
In a Word document, the Celsius symbol can’t be typed in normal way, but you can still insert it from special symbols, or through keyboard shortcut. Let’s see how to do it. Method 1: Special Symbol 1. Switch to Insert tab. Click Symbol button and choose More symbols in the menu. 2. Choose Letterlike Symbols […]

How to Create a Clipping Line in Microsoft Word
Making some special templates in Word requires you to insert a clipping line, telling others to cut paper along the dotted line with scissors. So, how can we make an iconic clipping line in Word? Before taking action, you should know what a clipping line looks like. It’s usually composed of a dotted line and […]

3 Methods to Insert Approximately Equal Symbol in Word
When writing in Word, you may need to insert some mathematical symbols like approximately equal symbol to the document every now and then. But without a button allowing you to directly type it, how to insert an approximately equal symbol in Word? Method 1: Insert Approximately Equal Symbol 1. Open the Word document and switch […]

How to Insert Less than or Equal to Symbol in Microsoft Word
There are a variety of symbols in Word, and most of them are hidden in the Symbol dialog box. If you want to insert a specified one into the MS Word document, like less than or equal to symbol, try the following steps or simply use shortcuts. 1. Go to Insert tab, click Symbol button […]

How to Insert a Per Mille Sign in Microsoft Excel
Making spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel often involves mathematics, which probably requires you to type percentages and per mille in the cell. So, how to enter them in an Excel sheet? You may already know that a percentage sign (%) can be typed with pressing Shift+5. But the way to insert a per mille sign (‰) […]