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Jun 29th, 2012 at 7:06pm
 

For     ¼  hold Alt key & press        0188
For     ½       "        "        "            0189
For     ¾       "        "        "            0190
For      °        "        "        "           248  or 0176
For      ÷        "        "        "           0247
For     ±        "        "        "            0177
For     £        "        "        "            0163
For     ¢        "        "        "            0162

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Reply #1 - Jun 29th, 2012 at 7:28pm
 
You must use the numbers on the numeric keypad, not across the top of the keyboard.
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Reply #2 - Jun 30th, 2012 at 9:44am
 
Very helpful.  Now if I can find this list when I need a ° sign.  Huh
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Reply #3 - Jun 30th, 2012 at 9:47am
 
JimQuarles wrote on Jun 29th, 2012 at 7:28pm:
You must use the numbers on the numeric keypad, not across the top of the keyboard.



On some laptops use the FN key along with the Alt key and use the secondary set of number keys.
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Rev. Doug Miller wrote on Jun 30th, 2012 at 9:44am:
Very helpful.  Now if I can find this list when I need a ° sign.  Huh
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Cut & paste it into a Word document & either print it out & keep it handy, or save it to your Desktop.
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Reply #5 - Jun 30th, 2012 at 6:36pm
 
I was going to just memorize them but I forgot to.   bang head
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Len Layman wrote on Jun 30th, 2012 at 6:36pm:
I was going to just memorize them but I forgot to.   bang head


That is funny, I was going to forget them but I have them memorized.
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Reply #7 - Jul 1st, 2012 at 12:15pm
 
Len Layman wrote on Jun 30th, 2012 at 6:36pm:
I was going to just memorize them but I forgot to.   bang head


i memorize so that i can forget and i forget to memorize. Undecided Undecided
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Reply #8 - Jul 1st, 2012 at 1:42pm
 
And I forgot that I had memorized some of them.
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Reply #9 - Jul 1st, 2012 at 2:17pm
 
Did you ever use Windows Character Map?
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Reply #10 - Jul 1st, 2012 at 2:26pm
 
A lot, until I memorized the more common ones I was using.
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