Insert ASCII Symbols and Characters (updated on 25May18)

1.Press and hold Alt key and press 0179
2.then let go all keys and you will get ³ (cube)

1.Press and hold Alt key and press 0178
2.then let go all keys and you will get ² (square)

1.Press and hold Alt key and press 0188
2.then let go all keys and you will get ¼ (a quarter)

1.Press and hold Alt key and press 6
2.then let go all keys and you will get ♠ (Black Spade)

Reference:
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Insert-ASCII-or-Unicode-Latin-based-symbols-and-characters-d13f58d3-7bcb-44a7-a4d5-972ee12e50e0

 

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Creating box in Word 2010

I wanted to create a box to box up part of the paragraph.
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I go to Insert, Shapes and selected Rectangles
Cursor becomes a cross to box up the paragraph
Then selects the Shape Style.
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Right click on the box and selects Wrap Text and Behind Text
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Result:

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