View Single Post
  #2   Report Post  
Old July 3rd 08, 02:43 PM posted to microsoft.public.excel.misc
Lorne[_2_] Lorne[_2_] is offline
external usenet poster
 
First recorded activity by ExcelBanter: Nov 2007
Posts: 44
Default How to make a cents symbol in Excel 2007

"Scott Salt Lake" wrote in message
...
I read a comment about using Alt + 0162 to make a cents symbol (c with a
slash through it). But it was for Excel 2003. I tried it in Excel 2007
and
just got beeps for an error. How do you do it in 2007?
--
Scott in Salt Lake


It should work in any program, Alt-0162 is the code to display a cents
symbol in most common fonts.

Are you using a font that uses this code for something else? Try using a
common font like Arial and see if it works.