The check mark
is a symbol used to indicate that something that was confirmed after review. Although the physical keyboard does not include it, if you are working on a document in Microsoft Word
, you can easily insert it through the dialog square, as a symbol, or via a keyboard shortcut.
Insert Check Mark in Word for Windows
In your Word document, click the Insert
tab, and find the Symbol
group. Click Symbol
> More Symbols
. Select the Wingdings
font, and scroll to the last row of symbols that appear in the list. Select the check mark, and click Insert
. You can then close the window to continue working on your document.
Insert Check Mark in Word for Mac
Open your Word document, and go to the Home
tab. Select the Wingdings font 2
, and place the cursor where you would like to insert the symbol. Press and hold Shift
to insert the check mark.
Keyboard Shortcut to Insert Check Mark
Place the cursor where you'd like to insert the symbol, and then press ALT
on your keyboard.