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How do you type "x squared" as in mathematics using word?
Hello all. Pls help: is there anyone out there who can tell me how to type x
squared in the form of a mathematical equation, using MS Vista Word? Thanks 
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How do you type "x squared" as in mathematics using word?
G'Day Surfer,
You do not tell us what version of Word... For now type (say) ax2+bx+c ... Select the '2'. FormatFont __select 'Superscript' ... OK. All done! Be aware that Word has an excellent equation editor for more complex formulae.  Regards, Pat Garard Melbourne, Australia _______________________ "Surfer" wrote: Hello all. Pls help: is there anyone out there who can tell me how to type x squared in the form of a mathematical equation, using MS Vista Word? Thanks 
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How do you type "x squared" as in mathematics using word?
Or, hold down the Alt key and type 0178 on the numeric keypad for Â² or 0179
for Â³. Type 0176 for Â° To get a complete list of the symbols that can be created in this way, run a macro containing the following code: ' Macro created 120898 by Doug Robbins to list symbols that can be inserted via Alt+keypad ' ActiveDocument.Tables.Add Range:=Selection.Range, NumRows:=1, NumColumns:=3 Selection.TypeText Text:="Alt + Numeric Keypad" Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell Selection.TypeText Text:="Normal Font" Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell Selection.TypeText Text:="Symbol Font" Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell Symbol = 33 While Symbol 256 Selection.TypeText Text:="0" & LTrim$(Str$(Symbol)) Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell With Selection .InsertSymbol CharacterNumber:=Symbol, Font:="Normal", Unicode:=False End With Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell With Selection .InsertSymbol CharacterNumber:=Symbol, Font:="Symbol", Unicode:=False End With Symbol = Symbol + 1 Selection.MoveRight Unit:=wdCell Wend  Hope this helps. Please reply to the newsgroup unless you wish to avail yourself of my services on a paid consulting basis. Doug Robbins  Word MVP, originally posted via msnews.microsoft.com "Surfer" wrote in message ... Hello all. Pls help: is there anyone out there who can tell me how to type x squared in the form of a mathematical equation, using MS Vista Word? Thanks 
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How do you type "x squared" as in mathematics using word?
As Doug suggests, there are font characters for superscript 2 and 3 (and
higher numbers in some fonts); for other numbers, select the number and press Ctrl+Shift+= to apply the Superscript font property.  Suzanne S. Barnhill Microsoft MVP (Word) Words into Type Fairhope, Alabama USA http://word.mvps.org "Surfer" wrote in message ... Hello all. Pls help: is there anyone out there who can tell me how to type x squared in the form of a mathematical equation, using MS Vista Word? Thanks 
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