Inserting Special Characters in Word 2010 - dummies

Inserting Special Characters in Word 2010

By Dan Gookin

Part of Word 2010 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Once in a while, you might need to insert an unusual character or symbol into your Word 2010 document. For those special times, refer to the following table.

Character Symbol Produced Key Combination
Euro Ctrl+Alt+E
Trademark Ctrl+Alt+T
Copyright © Ctrl+Alt+C
Registered mark ® Ctrl+Alt+R
En dash Ctrl+minus sign (on numeric keypad)
Em dash Alt+Ctrl+minus sign (on numeric keypad)
Unbreakable space   Ctrl+Shift+spacebar
Unbreakable hyphen   Ctrl+Shift+- (hyphen)