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


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#11017 - 06/25/02 11:39 PM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
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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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#11018 - 06/27/02 12:08 AM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
Dallas  Offline
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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


#11019 - 06/27/02 08:15 AM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
sparky66wv  Offline
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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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#11020 - 06/27/02 09:40 PM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
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Cindy,

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



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

Glenn


#11022 - 06/28/02 12:49 AM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
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alt+251 is one way...


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

Glenn


#11024 - 08/27/05 12:21 AM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
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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.

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#11025 - 08/27/05 02:04 AM Re: electrical fonts 3Ø  
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