How do I enter a "Tick" symbol in Word or Excel?

Discussion in 'Microsoft Excel Misc' started by Hawkeye, Jul 8, 2008.

  1. Hawkeye

    Hawkeye Guest

    Although there are masses of Symbols in all of Microsoft Office 2007 I
    haven't found one which can be used as a "Tick" meaning "that is correct".
    Any ideas out there?
     
    Hawkeye, Jul 8, 2008
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  2. Hawkeye

    Mike H Guest

    Hi,

    Marlet font and enter an a
    or
    Wingdings2

    Upper case P

    Mike
    "Hawkeye" wrote:

    > Although there are masses of Symbols in all of Microsoft Office 2007 I
    > haven't found one which can be used as a "Tick" meaning "that is correct".
    > Any ideas out there?
     
    Mike H, Jul 8, 2008
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  3. Hawkeye

    Gord Dibben Guest

    Format a cell to Wingdings 2 and Alt + 0080 on numpad.

    Or format the cell to Marlett font and type an "a"


    Gord Dibben MS Excel MVP

    On Tue, 8 Jul 2008 09:41:04 -0700, Hawkeye <>
    wrote:

    >Although there are masses of Symbols in all of Microsoft Office 2007 I
    >haven't found one which can be used as a "Tick" meaning "that is correct".
    >Any ideas out there?
     
    Gord Dibben, Jul 8, 2008
    #3
  4. Hawkeye

    Bill Sharpe Guest

    Hawkeye wrote:
    > Although there are masses of Symbols in all of Microsoft Office 2007 I
    > haven't found one which can be used as a "Tick" meaning "that is correct".
    > Any ideas out there?


    Easy alternative -- "ok"

    Bill
     
    Bill Sharpe, Jul 9, 2008
    #4
  5. Hawkeye

    Gord Dibben Guest

    I like this<g>

    Gord

    On Wed, 09 Jul 2008 09:25:03 -0700, Bill Sharpe <> wrote:

    >Hawkeye wrote:
    >> Although there are masses of Symbols in all of Microsoft Office 2007 I
    >> haven't found one which can be used as a "Tick" meaning "that is correct".
    >> Any ideas out there?

    >
    >Easy alternative -- "ok"
    >
    >Bill
     
    Gord Dibben, Jul 9, 2008
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