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Vinculum Symbol RRS feed

  • Question

  • Where is the vinculum (repeating decimal) symbol and how do you use it?
    Friday, January 4, 2013 9:21 PM

Answers

  • Although you can use Unicode character 0305 for this, it doesn't work very well. You'll get better results if you insert an equation in your document:

    On the Insert tab of the ribbon, click Equation > Insert new equation...

    Click Accent, then select Overbar.

    Type the character under the overbar.

    Result:


    Regards, Hans Vogelaar

    • Marked as answer by Max Meng Wednesday, January 23, 2013 7:29 AM
    Friday, January 4, 2013 10:01 PM