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## What is the symbol for dividing in Microsoft?

Inserting the division symbol using an Alt keyboard shortcut. To insert the division symbol in a Word document using Alt: Position the cursor where you want to insert the symbol. Press and hold Alt + 0247 on the numeric keypad.

**How do you do a division sign on Microsoft Word?**

To type a division symbol using the keyboard, press Alt-0247 on the numeric keypad with Num Lock turned on.

**How do you type a dividing symbol?**

On Windows computers, turn the NUMLOCK on. Now, hold one of the alt keys and type 0247 to make ÷ sign. If it does not work, enable number lock, press alt key and type 246 without leading zero. On Microsoft Word documents, you can type 00F7 and press alt + x keys together to make a division sign.

### What symbol is divide in Google Sheets?

(÷)

Division Signs in Google Sheets Google Sheets does not have a symbols feature, so if you want to insert the text division sign (÷), you need to open Google Docs, and go to Insert > Special characters > Symbol > Math > division sign. Then copy and paste the symbol from the document into your worksheet.

**What is the divide symbol on Excel?**

slash symbol (/)

To divide in Excel you’ll need to write your formula with the arithmetic operator for division, the slash symbol (/). You can do this three ways: with the values themselves, with the cell references, or using the QUOTIENT function.

**What are the 4 division symbols?**

The division sign (÷) is a symbol consisting of a short horizontal line with a dot above and another dot below, used in Anglophone countries to indicate mathematical division….Division sign.

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See also | U+00D7 × MULTIPLICATION SIGN |

#### What is the divide symbol in Excel?

**How do you write division in Excel?**

Type the equal sign, and use cell references instead of typing regular numbers. For instance, if you want to divide cell A1 by cell B1, type =A1/B1. If you want to divide a cell by a constant number such as 5, you would type =A1/5. When you press enter, Excel displays the result in the cell.