See solution in other versions of Word:
Question: In Word 2010, I'm trying to get a better understanding of the Unicode System. I looked up a Unicode table because the Microsoft Help said I can use the Alt key plus the Unicode number.
According to www.unicode.org/charts/PDF/U2200.pdf when I type in Alt 2267, I'm supposed to get the following character:
However when I type this into Word, I only get a square. What am I mis-understanding?
The UNICODE Function is categorized under Excel Text functions. It will give the number (code point) for the first character of a supplied text string. The function was introduced in MS Excel 2013. The UNICODE Function requires the following argument: Text (required argument) – It is the character. Below is the complete list of Windows ALT Codes for Math Symbols: Vulgar Fractions, their corresponding HTML entity numeric character references, and when available, their corresponding HTML entity named character references, and Unicode code points.Vulgar fractions are also called simple fractions or common fractions. The entries in the Unicode character information section are using code page 437. Method 4: Application-specific. Applications can support their own methods. These are not standardized. Several Microsoft applications, including WordPad and Microsoft Word: press Alt-X after typing some hex digits. You see the digits as you type them, and they're. In Word 2010, I'm trying to get a better understanding of the Unicode System. I looked up a unicode table because the Microsoft Help said I can use the Alt key plus the unicode number. MS Word 2010: Display unicode characters.
Answer:Well based on our understanding, not all Unicode characters are supported in every font. If you wish to create the ≧ character in Word, you will need to switch your font to one that supports this character. The following are a few fonts that will work:
- Arial Unicode MS
- Cambria Math
To change your font, select the Home tab in the toolbar at the top of the screen. Then click on the font drop down and select the font that you wish to use. In our example, we've selected Arial Unicode MS.
Microsoft Word Unicode Character Codes Code
∟Using Microsoft Word as a Unicode Text Editor
This chapter provides notes and tutorial examples on using Microsoft Word as a Unicode text editor. Topics including opening Unicode text files in 3 encodings: UTF-8, UTF-16BE, and UTF-16LE; saving and opening Unicode text files with the BOM character prepended.
- Word can be used to edit Unicode text files.
- Word allows you to save Unicode text file in 3 encoding formats, UTF-8, UTF-16 (Big-Endian with BOM), and UTF-16 (Little-Endian with BOM).
- Word can open Unicode text files in 4 encoding formats with encoding automatically detected, UTF-8, UTF-16 (Big-Endian with BOM), UTF-16 (Little-Endian with BOM), andUTF-8 with BOM.
- Word can open Unicode text files in 2 encoding formats with your help to select the encoding manually, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE.
- The BOM character is the 'ZERO WIDTH NO-BREAK SPACE' character, U+FEFF, in the Unicode character set.
Table of Contents
About This Book
Character Sets and Encodings
Microsoft Word Unicode Character Codes Generator
ASCII Character Set and Encoding
GB2312 Character Set and Encoding
GB18030 Character Set and Encoding
JIS X0208 Character Set and Encodings
Unicode Character Set
UTF-8 (Unicode Transformation Format - 8-Bit)
UTF-16, UTF-16BE and UTF-16LE Encodings
UTF-32, UTF-32BE and UTF-32LE Encodings
Java Language and Unicode Characters
Character Encoding in Java
Character Set Encoding Maps
Encoding Conversion Programs for Encoded Text Files
Using Notepad as a Unicode Text Editor
►Using Microsoft Word as a Unicode Text Editor
Using Microsoft Excel as a Unicode Text Editor
Unicode Code Point Blocks: 0000 - 0FFF
Unicode Code Point Blocks: 1000 - FFFF
How To Get Special Characters Using Alt Key Codes Or The Word ..
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Unicode Code Point Blocks: 12000 - 10FFFF
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