(? is alt-0248)
it is also "f" in the symbol font. I use a macro to
get to the CharMap as a menu item. See
'find CharMap in something like one of these...
'vCharMap = Shell("C:\Windows\CharMap.exe", 1)
vCharMap = Shell("C:\winnt\system32\CharMap.exe", 1)
David McRitchie, Microsoft MVP - Excel (site changed 2000-04-15)
My Excel Macros: http://www.geocities.com/davemcritchie/excel/excel.htm
> You can use character map (in windows directory) to view all symbols
> available within a font style or setup a small spreadsheet to do it.
> Fill one column with the numbers 1 through 255 (A1:A255).
> Enter the formula =char(A1) is cell B1, then double click on the lower right
> corner of the cell to autofill the B column. Now you can easily change the
> font of the entire column at once.
> (? is alt-0216)
> > Hello,
> > I'm working on someone else's spreadsheet that contains a diameter
> > symbol(cirlcle with a diagonal line through it).
> > the formula for the cells are "f . no equals sign just the " and
> > letter f.
> > Any idea how this is created/formatted and is there a listing of all
> > somewhere?
> > thank you.