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Charlie Curtis          
I've never found a suitable method for inserting symbols into text. I've written a selection of functions for the common symbols and assigned them to keystrokes. I suspect that there's an easier method, but I haven't found it yet. Here's the one I use for inserting the diameter symbol:

Public Function chrDia()

Dim ctl As Control

  Set ctl = Screen.ActiveControl

  ctl = ctl & Chr(216)   'diameter symbol

  ctl.SelStart = Len(ctl)

End Function


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