How to Insert Angle Symbol in MS Word Document (AllVersion)

    If you don’t know about the steps to insert Angle Symbol in Word? In the following post, you will read about all the possible ways on how to do that.

    insert angle symbol in word

    Microsoft Word is the well-known word processor, part of the Office suite developed by the Microsoft. The majority of the users use MS Word on the machines running Windows and Mac OS X.

    Using MS Word users can create various type of documents. Whether you’re writing an essay, creating a report or writing a mathematical assignment, users can create all kinds of documents using it.

    Insert Angle Symble in Word Document

    Lots of users not able to find the option to insert Angle Sign in Word document and mistakenly typing greater than a symbol a.k.a Right arrow while writing geomaterial equation or writing something related to angles.

    No doubt, the MS Word is easy to use the program, but some users may find it difficult to use. The same in the case of Angle Symbol.

    So to help users looking for a way to insert an Angle symbol in a Word document we decided to write this post featuring all the ways to insert angle symbol. Without further delay why don’t you start reading about it:

    Use Equation Symbols

    1. Click on the ‘Insert‘ tab available on MS Word Ribbon.

    insert option in ms word

    2. Click on the ‘Equation‘ button.

    equation button in ms word

    Make sure to click in the middle of Equation button. If you click on the down arrow icon available on the same tab, then it will show you some mathematical equations.

    3. On this screen, the MS Ribbon will show you a ‘Symbol‘ section. By default, it will show you ‘Basic math‘ symbol. Like shown in the following screenshot:

    basic math symbol in ms word

    4. Angle Symbol comes under the ‘Geometry‘ symbol, so you need to switch from the Basic math symbol section to the Geometry symbol section. For that, click on the ‘More‘ icon like shown in the following screenshot:

    more symbol in ms word ribbon

    Now click on the down arrow icon next to Basic math. This will show you a list of different symbol categories. Just select the Geometry.

    select geometry symbol in ms word

    On the MS Ribbon, the symbol section will show you the Geometry symbol. Here you will also find the Angle symbol.

    angle symbol in microsoft word

    Just click the on the Angle sign to insert into the Word document.

    add angle symbol

    Note: In the above steps, we have used Microsoft Word 2007. You can use the same steps in Microsoft Word 2010,2013, 2016, and Office365 too.

    You can also check the following video for a clear idea:

    Use Alt Codes – Alternate Method

    You can also insert an Angle symbol into a word document using Alt codes. The Unicode for Angle Symbol is U+2220 and to insert Angle symbol you need to type the U+2220 code in the word document and then press ALT + X keyboard combination.

    This will instantly insert the Angle Symbol. It is also counted as the quickest method to add Angle Symbol in the Word document.

    Copy Angle Symbol Online

    In case, due to any reason, you’re not able to insert an Angle symbol in the document, you can just search for angle symbol online and when it appears in the search result copy and paste into the word document.

    google search angle symbol

    That’s it!

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    I hope you find my article on how to insert angle symbol in Word document useful. If you any other method to do the same, then feel free to share it in the comment.

    Viney Dhiman
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