Word 2016 Symbol Shortcuts - dummies

By Faithe Wempen

Part of Office 2016 For Seniors For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Depending on how you choose to use Word 2016, you may find yourself faced with the need for a special symbol. With these keyboard shortcuts, you can insert common symbols in Word 2016. Use these keyboard shortcuts instead of the Insert→Symbol command to insert common typographical symbols.

Symbol Shortcut
Em dash Alt+Ctrl+minus sign
En dash Ctrl+minus sign
Copyright Alt+Ctrl+C
Registered trademark Alt+Ctrl+R
Trademark Alt+Ctrl+T
Ellipsis Alt+Ctrl+period