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How can I create a cent sign in Microsoft Word?

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To insert the cent symbol into a Microsoft Word document, hold down the "Alt" key, and then press the following keys in sequence: 0, 1, 6, and 2. In order for this to work, "Num Lock" must be on. This is just one of many shortcuts available for inserting special characters.

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An alternative to the shortcut key code is available through Microsoft Word's "Insert" menu. After selecting "Insert," click on "Symbol." The cent sign should appear in a small drop-down menu. If it is not there, click on "More Symbols" to find it.

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