Insert a check mark or tick mark in Word

  1. Place your cursor at the spot where you want to insert the symbol.

  2. Go to Insert > Symbol.

    Insert a symbol

  3. Select a checkmark symbol to insert or do the following

    1. Select More Symbols.

    2. Scroll up or down to find the checkmark you want to insert.

    3. Different font sets often have different symbols. Use the Font selector above the symbol list to pick the font you want.

  4. Double-click the symbol to insert it into your document.

  5. Select Close.

Tip: If you want to make your checkmark larger or smaller, select it and use the Font Size setting.

  1. Place your cursor at the spot where you want to insert the checkmark.

  2. Go to Insert > Advanced Symbol > Symbols.

  3. Choose the checkmark symbol that you want.

  4. Select Insert.

  5. Select Close

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