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electrical fonts 3Ø #11016
06/25/02 10:04 PM
06/25/02 10:04 PM
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Cindy  Offline OP
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PDX, OR, US
anybody have an easy way to add electrical symbols or fonts to msword docs?

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Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11017
06/25/02 11:39 PM
06/25/02 11:39 PM
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Bjarney  Offline
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West-Southern Inner-Northeast ...
AAaaaaggghh!!! I can't make it work now!!

{Lots of pages of Greek letters and stuff in Windows under character map via the clipboard.}

¡× - section
©ª - phi
¥Ä - delta


Also, within Word, try Insert/Symbol




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Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11018
06/27/02 12:08 AM
06/27/02 12:08 AM
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Dallas  Offline
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North Salem, IN 46165
I know if you hold down the "Alt" key, and type 0216, it becomes "theta" or the phase symbol

Of course it won't do it here, darn thing just keeps binging at me [Linked Image]

Dallas

Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11019
06/27/02 08:15 AM
06/27/02 08:15 AM
sparky66wv  Offline
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West Virginia
º alt167
Ø alt 0216
® alt 0430
™ alt 0665
© alt 0681

Test to see if these work...

Go here for more!
http://nslsweb.nsls.bnl.gov/nsls/misc/ascii-symbols.htm


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Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11020
06/27/02 09:40 PM
06/27/02 09:40 PM
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Gwz  Offline
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Cindy,

be sure your " Num Lock " is on to use the " Alt + numeric keys ".



[This message has been edited by Gwz (edited 06-27-2002).]

Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11021
06/27/02 09:46 PM
06/27/02 09:46 PM
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Gwz  Offline
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How can the Square Root symbol be printed ?

Glenn

Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11022
06/28/02 12:49 AM
06/28/02 12:49 AM
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Bjarney  Offline
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West-Southern Inner-Northeast ...
alt+251 is one way...


[This message has been edited by Bjarney (edited 06-28-2002).]

Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11023
06/28/02 09:55 PM
06/28/02 09:55 PM
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Glenn  Offline
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Alt+251 only prints an Underline " _ " on my machine.

Glenn

Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11024
08/27/05 12:21 AM
08/27/05 12:21 AM
Theelectrikid  Offline
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Levittown, PA
Digging up old threads again. These work for Mac OS X users.

Hold down Alt-Option eith the letter to use the characters.
1= ¡
2= ™
3= £
4= ¢
5= ?
6= §
7= ¶
8= •
9= ª
0= º

Q= Œ
W= ?
E= ´
R= ®
T= †
Y= Á
U=¨
I= ˆ
O= Ø (Here it is)
P=?
A= Å
S= Í
D= Î
F= Ï
G= ©
H= Ó
J= Ô
K= ?
L= Ò
Z= ?
X= ?
C=Ç
V= ?
B= ?
N=˜
M=Â
<=?
>=?
/=÷
;= …
'= æ
=(equals)?

Ian A.

[This message has been edited by Theelectrikid (edited 08-27-2005).]


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Re: electrical fonts 3Ø #11025
08/27/05 02:04 AM
08/27/05 02:04 AM
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Estero,Fl,usa


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