Fix your mouse cursor exactly where you want to write the symbol of degree. Hold the ALT key on your keyboard and type 0176 or 248. Alt+0176 or Alt+248. Release the ALT key then. The degree (°) sign will appear immediately where you want to write it. Make sure that you use the right ALT key and enable number lock.How do you type degrees symbol?
Hold down the "Alt" key and press 0,1,7 and 6 in succession, using the number pad on the right-hand side of your keyboard. The character code for a degrees symbol reads as "Alt+0176.".How do you insert degrees symbol on keyboard?
Insert the degree symbol by using a keyboard shortcut. Place the cursor where you want to insert the degree symbol. On your keyboard, press Alt + 0176. Note: This method works only for keyboards that include a 10-key numeric pad.