How to insert special characters in Excel

This short tutorial is about the steps required for inserting special characters in Excel 2016 & 2013. For example, you want to insert Copyright, Registered, Trademark symbols then you can use the available as part of Insert menu. Listed below are the steps for inserting copyright symbol in Excel

Inserting Special Characters in Microsoft Excel

Step 1: Place the cursor to the location where you want to insert the special character.

Symbol option in Excel 2013

Step 2: Click the Insert menu and navigate to Symbol section.

Step 3: Clicking the Symbol menu option would display the following Symbol window.

Special Characters in Excel 2013

Step 4: Click the Special Characters tab to access the list of special characters.

Copyright symbol in Excel 2013

Step 5: Pick your desired special character from the list (for this demo we are going with copyright symbol).

Insert Copyright in Excel

Step 6: Then click the click the Insert button to add the special character as part of the worksheet.

Step 7: Click the Cancel button to close the Symbol dialog box.

In Category: Excel 2013, Excel 2016

Ravi Shankar

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