Word keyboard shortcuts for special characters

Here are some keyboard shortcuts for entering special characters. You may not remember them all, but there might be a few that you can use!

  • Trademark symbol                         Alt+Ctrl+T
  • Copyright symbol                            Alt+Ctrl+C
  • Registered trademark symbol       Alt+Ctrl+R
  • Page break                                        Ctrl+Enter
  • Line break                                         Shift+Enter
  • Page number                                    Alt+Shift+P
  • Current time                                     Alt+Shift+T
  • Current date                                     Alt+Shift+D
  • Euro symbol                                      Type 20ac, then press Alt+X

Want to use your mouse or can’t remember the keyboard shortcut? Go to the Insert tab and check out the Symbols group. Click on the Symbol button and a dropdown appears with many common and some not-so-common symbols.

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