How To Type Squared In Outlook?

How To Type Squared In Outlook

Usually, the squared symbol is used when you type mathematical expressions and in the text. To type the squared symbol, you should have superscripts. Microsoft Outlook uses super-scripting, similar to the Microsoft Office Suite. If you wish to type a squared symbol in the Outlook app, follow the below-mentioned steps how to type squared in outlook.

  • Step : 1 On your Windows computer, launch the Outlook app by giving a double-click on the Outlook shortcut icon on the desktop.
  • Step : 2 Alternatively, click the Start menu and type 'outlook' in the search panel.
  • Step : 3 From the search result, give a double-click on the Outlook app.
  • Step : 4 Once the Outlook app launches, click the New Email button at the top-left corner of the screen.
  • Step : 5 After entering the recipient's email address and subject, click into the body of the email and type the character.
  • Step : 6 After entering the character or number, type number 2 to the right of the character.
  • Step : 7 Give a right-click on the number and select the Font option.
  • Step : 8 Enable the Superscript checkbox and click the OK button to square the symbol.
  • Step : 9 Alternatively, highlight the number 2 first and then press the Ctrl and Shift keys.
  • Step : 10 Hold them and click the + key to change the selected number to superscript.
  • Step : 11 The combination of Ctrl, Shift, and + key will toggle the cursor between superscript and normal script.
  • Step : 12 If it is difficult, press and hold the Alt key. 
  • Step : 13 Type '0178' and release the Alt key to enter squared in the Outlook mail.
  • Step : 14 If you aren't able to use the methods mentioned above to type squared in the Outlook app, copy and paste the squared symbol from the Character Map.
  • Step : 15 To do so, click the Start menu available at the bottom-left corner of the screen and type 'run' in the search panel.
  • Step : 16 From the search result, give a double-click on the Run tab to open the Run dialog box.
  • Step : 17 Alternatively, you can launch the Run dialog box by pressing the Windows + R shortcut keys.
  • Step : 18 Type 'charmap' in the text field and hit the Enter key.
  • Step : 19 When the Character Map is opened, select the Squared  symbol and click the Copy button.
  • Step : 20 Paste the copied symbol in the body of your email on the Outlook app.

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