Excel is a very useful tool to do a large number of calculations using mathematical equations. Mathematical equations often include different symbols. One of them is the inverted delta symbol. In this article, we will show you how to insert inverted delta symbol in Excel in 8 easy ways.

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## How to Insert Inverted Delta Symbol in Excel: 8 Easy Methods

In this article, we will demonstrate 8 easy ways to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. We will use the following dataset for this purpose.

### 1. Apply Copy-Paste Method to Insert Inverted Delta Symbol

This is the easiest method to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. Read the following steps to insert the inverted delta symbol.

**Steps:**

- First of all, copy the inverted delta symbol from below.

∇ ▼ ▽

- Next, open your Excel worksheet and right-click on the cell you want your symbol.

- Then, click on any of the paste options and you will find the inverted delta symbol in the cell.

- Follow the exact same procedure for all the other types of inverted delta symbols.

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### 2. Utilize Symbols Feature in Excel

In this method, you will see the use of the **Symbols** feature to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. The process is discussed below.

**Steps:**

- First, select cell
**C5**and go to the**Insert**tab.

- Then, go to the
**Symbols**feature from the ribbon and click on**Symbol**.

- The
**Symbol**dialog box will appear. To find the symbol in the dialog box, select**Cambria Math**in the**Font**option and**Mathematical Operation**in the**Subset**option. - Additionally, type
**2207**in the**Character code**option and select the inverted delta symbol.

- Then, press
**Enter**and get the symbol in cell**C5**.

- You can search and find all types of inverted delta symbols in the
**Symbol**dialog box.

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### 3. Insert UNICHAR Function for Inserting Inverted Delta Symbol

Now we will show you how to use the** UNICHAR** function to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. Follow these steps to learn.

**Steps:**

- To begin with, select cell
**C5**and write down the following formula. 8711 is the Unicode of Nebla.

`=UNICHAR(8711)`

- Next, hit the
**Enter**button to get the symbol.

- Similarly, you can get other types of inverted delta symbols by using the right
**Unicode**. For**Wingdings 3: 113**and**Wingdings 3: 115**, the codes are**9660**and**9661**.

### 4. Apply Keyboard Shortcut

This is the quickest method to insert the inverted delta symbol in Excel. Keep on reading to learn the keyboard shortcut to do it.

**Steps:**

- First, select cell
**C5**.

- Now, press 31 using your numeric keypad while holding down the
**Alt**button. - Release the
**Alt**button when you are done typing**31**and the**Wingdings 3: 113**symbol will be visible in the cell.

### 5. Insert CHAR Function

We will now use **the CHAR function** to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. The steps are discussed below.

**Steps:**

- First of all, select the cell where you want the symbol.
- Then type the following formula.

`=CHAR(113)`

- Once you press Enter on your keyboard, you will find
**“q”**in that cell.

- Now to convert this
**“q”**to a symbol, go to**Font**and select**Wingdings 3**.

- This way, you will get your desired symbol.

- Similarly, you can do the same thing to get other types of symbols.

### 6. Use AutoCorrect Options in Excel

In this procedure, we will show you easy steps to modify the **Autocorrect Option **to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel.

**Steps:**

- In the beginning, go to the
**File**tab.

- Next, click on
**Options**.

- The Excel option box will pop up. From there, click on
**Proofing**. - Then, select
**AutoCorrect Options**.

- The
**AutoCorrect**dialog box will show up. - In the dialog box, write
**“Inv_delta”**in the**Replace**option and copy-paste the inverted delta symbol. - Then, click on
**Add**and**OK**to close the dialog box.

- Now, go back to your Excel worksheet and type
**“Inv_delta”**.

- Finally, press
**Enter**to get the symbol. - To get all other types of symbols, follow the same steps.

### 7. Utilize Equation Feature to Insert Inverted Delta Symbol

In this method, you will learn how to use the **Equation** feature to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. The steps are given below.

**Steps:**

- First of all, go to the
**Insert**tab.

- Next, select
**Equation**from the**Symbols**feature.

- A text box to write equations will open.

- Now, write
**“\nabla”**in the text box.

- Then, press
**Space**to get the symbol.

### 8. Apply Custom Formatting

In the last method, we will customize the number formats to insert an inverted delta symbol in Excel. Read the following steps to learn how to do it.

**Steps:**

- First, select a cell and click on
**Format**from the ribbon.

- In the format cells, select the
**Number**tab and choose the**Custom**category. - Then, type
**“General ∇”**and click on**OK**to add the customized format.

- Finally, if you type any number and then hit
**Enter**, you will find the inverted delta symbol beside the number.

- For example, if you type 5 and then press Enter, you will get 5 followed by an inverted delta symbol.

- Similarly, you can get all other types of inverted delta symbols too.

## Things to Remember

- Make sure you type the correct
**Unicode**to get the desired symbol. - Some of the above methods don’t work for all types of inverted delta symbols.

## Concluding Remarks

Thanks for making it this far. I hope you find this article useful. Now you know 8 different methods to insert inverted delta symbols in Excel. Please let us know if you have any further queries and feel free to give us any recommendations in the comment section below.

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