To insert a degree symbol with your numeric keypad in Windows, do one of the following: Type Alt-248 (hold down the Alt key and type 248) using the number keys on your numeric keypad. You can also type Alt-0176 (hold down the Alt key and type 0176) using the number keys on your numeric keypad.How do you find the degree symbol?
Go to the "Insert" tab. At the right end of the insert ribbon, you will see a button labeled "Symbol". Click on that button. The degree symbol is usually in the list of commonly used symbols that appears, but if not, click "More Symbols" to find the degree symbol. Click on the desired symbol to insert it into your document.