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 create degree 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.".