Diameter-enter under Windows
- A possibility of the diameter sign in Word, insert menu is the context. To do this, choose in the menu Insert", then bar" the entry "Symbol" and "Symbol". From there select the character, and it is included in your Text.
- Faster is a key combination. Enter the following sequence while holding down the "Alt"key: 0 2 1 6
Diameter-characters for Apple OSX
- The classic Version works again on the menu. Click on "edit" and then "special characters" and you will find your desired Symbol.
- The second possibility is again a key combination. Unlike in Windows, you press the Mac "Alt" + "Shift" + "O".
(Practice tip originally written by Dominik Brandstetter)