The use of symbols helps the reader to understand a document, especially when technicality is involved. A simple thing like a degree symbol can make a big difference in the overall understanding of the document.
Here are the shortcuts for creating the symbol:
MS word Shortcut
Alt + Shift +2 / Alt+@ then press space
Alt code shortcut
Windows: ALT + 248 or ALT + 0176 on the numpad
Mac: Option + Shift + 8
Note: Remember to add the letters °C for Celsius or °F for Fahrenheit after the temperature symbol.
Adding the degree symbol is now quick and easy with the help of these shortcuts. Whether you are writing a report, creating a spreadsheet, or designing a presentation, using symbols can help make your content clearer and readable.