There can be different ways of creating a check mark or tick mark symbol in your sheet in Excel.
We all have such a vast data in our brains like work, life, society this and that what, we all do. But what happens when we don’t use some special knowledge for a long time, we start forgetting it. This is a case with each one of us. So we should always learn such methods, which go deep inside the brain and has less to remember.
So we have not filled our list with n number of options but just the needed ones which will make us go and we won’t forget either.
So let us first learn how we can get the check mark symbol from google or by copying it from somewhere.
Here are the steps.
We just discussed how we can find copy and insert a symbol by searching it in google. Now let us move to next method.
If we need not to change any font etc. of the check mark , we can find, copy and insert an image too.
The other method of inserting a copyright symbol is using the SYMBOL INSERTION FACILITY.
There is a complete table in the MICROSOFT EXCEL having a full fledged list of a big number of symbols from where we can choose the symbols we like. Follow the following steps to insert the symbol in the Excel using symbol dialog box. But we have a problem with the CHECK MARK symbol.
It wasn’t the part of standard characters from 0 to 255. So it is available in few fonts only such as WINGDINGS and SEOGE UI SYMBOL. So we’ll need to use these fonts to install a CORRECT TICK MARK in our sheet. The steps to insert them follows.
We already learnt to insert a CHECK MARK SYMBOL using the google , image and symbol dialog box. Now if we remember the ASCII code for the CHECKMARK SYMBOL, we have an option of inserting the symbol directly into the spreadsheet. This is the fastest method as it is directly applied in the sheet. Let us learn this.
Now we have inserted the CHECKMARK symbol. But you must be wondering where to get the code 252.
These are ASCII codes given to different characters. It is a one time job and we can find it from the SYMBOLS DIALOG BOX itself. Here are the steps to find out the ASCII codes of the characters.
STEPS TO KNOW THE ASCII CODES OF SPECIAL CHARACTERS: