Symbol

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Excel

InfoPath

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Publisher

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Word

Excel

Symbols tab

Font      Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset      Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols      Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description      Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code      Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from      Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

Special Characters tab

Character      Lists a commonly used set of special characters and their descriptions.

Shortcut key      Lists the assigned shortcut key for each of the special characters in the list.

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InfoPath

Font     Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset     Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols     Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description    Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code     Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from     Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

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OneNote

Font     Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset     Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols     Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description     Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code    Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from     Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

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PowerPoint

Font     Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset     Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols     Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description     Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code     Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from     Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

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Publisher

Symbols tab

Font     Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset     Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols     Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description     Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code     Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from     Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

Special Characters tab

Character     Lists a commonly used set of special characters and their descriptions.

Shortcut key     Lists the assigned shortcut key for each of the special characters in the list.

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Visio

Font     Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset     Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols     Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description     Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code     Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from     Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

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Word

Symbols tab

Font      Specifies a text font whose character set will be used to insert symbols and special characters. In the box, select a font name.

Subset      Specifies a subset of special characters for the selected font, if available. A font subset can include an extended list of language characters, such as Greek or Russian (Cyrillic), or a category of characters, such as Currency Symbols. In the box, select a subset name.

Symbol list     Represents the full list of symbols that can be inserted from the selected Font and Subset.

Recently used symbols      Lists the most frequently used symbols that have been inserted.

Description      Provides a meaningful description of the selected symbol. For example, if the £ symbol is selected, the description will appear as POUND SIGN.

Character Code      Displays or accepts input of a unique code representing a symbol.

from      Specifies the character set on which the character code is based on. ASCII is a character-encoding standard based on the English alphabet. Unicode is a character-encoding standard that enables almost all of the written languages in the world to be represented by using a single character set.

AutoCorrect      Displays the AutoCorrect dialog box, where you can specify a text phrase that can be replaced with the selected symbol whenever the text is typed.

Shortcut Key      Displays the Customize Keyboard dialog box, where you can assign a keyboard shortcut to be associated with the selected symbol.

Special Characters tab

Character      Lists a commonly used set of special characters and their descriptions.

Shortcut key      Lists the assigned shortcut key for each of the special characters in the list.

AutoCorrect      Displays the AutoCorrect dialog box, where you can specify a text phrase that will be replaced with the selected symbol whenever the text is typed.

Shortcut Key     Displays the Customize Keyboard dialog box, where you can assign a keyboard shortcut to be associated with the selected special character.

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