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OT: Degree sign

beebeeQbeebeeQ Posts: 15
edited 7:30AM in EggHead Forum
To get the degree sign (°)Hold down Alt key and type in the numbers 248
You learn something new everyday!! Have a good one.

Comments

  • The Naked WhizThe Naked Whiz Posts: 7,780
    Note also that you have to use the numbers on the numeric keypad, not the numbers across the top.
    The Naked Whiz
  • StanleyStanley Posts: 623
    Or, if you are on a Mac, try Option-Shift-8
    °
  • FlaMikeFlaMike Posts: 648
    But you have to use the numbers across the top, not the number pad
  • StanleyStanley Posts: 623
    "Ain't got no stinkin' number pad!" says the MacBooker.
  • Celtic WolfCeltic Wolf Posts: 9,773
    If you are on a Intel Laptop you have to hold the "Fn" key too.. Just much easier to type "degs"
  • PdubPdub Posts: 234
    Check out the extended ascii table, the trick seems to works for any symbol in it, ╠╣║

    http://www.cdrummond.qc.ca/cegep/informat/Professeurs/Alain/files/ascii.htm
  • porcheggporchegg Posts: 47
    Thanks for the tip. I've always wondered about that.
  • lowercasebilllowercasebill Posts: 5,218
    using windows > click start>click all programs>highlight accesories>system tools>character map select the symbol you want and at the bottom of the box it will tell you the key strokes to use lots of 'neat stuff' like
    °
    ¢
    ½
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