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The Character Map program included with Windows and Windows for Workgroups provides you with extended characters and special characters that you can insert into other Windows-based applications.
Characters from Character Map can be inserted into an application by following the steps listed in Help under the subject "Inserting a character into a document." You can also do this is by pressing the key(s) displayed in the bottom-right corner of the the status bar of Character Map. Numeric keys must be typed on the numeric keypad.
You can use the following steps to insert special characters into a Windows-based application:
Printed results may differ depending on the font you use and the printer and video drivers installed.