Delta is a Greek symbol widely used in scientific formulas and for other purposes. There are two types of delta symbols. One is uppercase(**Δ**) and the other is lowercase(**δ**). In this article, you will learn how you can insert lowercase delta symbol in Excel.

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## 5 Ways to Insert Lowercase Delta Symbol in Excel

There are many ways we can insert lowercase delta symbols in Excel. We will show you 5 easy and simple methods to insert lowercase delta symbols in **Excel**.

### 1. Lowercase Delta Symbol by Switching to Symbol Font

You can use the symbol font to insert lowercase delta symbols in Excel. Let’s start the procedure to insert lowercase delta symbols by applying this method.

__Steps:__

➤ Write **d** in **B5** and press **CTRL+SHIFT+F** simultaneously.

A **Format Cells** window will open.

➤ Select **Symbol** from the** Font** dropdown box and press **ENTER**.

Thus, we get the lowercase delta symbol.

**Note:** Inserting **D** instead of **d** will give you the uppercase delta symbol

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### 2. Inserting Lowercase Delta Symbol Using Insert Symbol

You can use the **Symbol** option of Excel to complete the desired task. Let’s start the procedure.

__Steps:__

➤ Go to the **Insert **ribbon and click on the **Symbol** option from the **Symbols** tab.

Now, in the** Symbols** bar,

➤ Select the **Greek and Coptic** option from the Subset dropdown.

You will see many symbols.

➤ Look carefully and select the (**δ**) symbol and click on **Insert**.

Thus, we get the lowercase delta symbol(**δ**) in **B5**.

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### 3. AutoCorrect Shortcut for Delta Symbol

We can use the **AutoCorrect **feature to insert the lowercase delta in the** B5** cell of this spreadsheet.

__Steps:__

➤ Go to** File > Option**.

➤ Click on the **AutoCorrect Options** from the **Proofing** menu.

So, the **AutoCorrect** window will open.

➤ Now, in the **AutoCorrect** section, write **delta** in the **Replace **box and paste the **δ **symbol in **With** box, and press **OK**.

So, our **AutoCorrect **feature has been activated.

➤ Now, write** delta** in **B5** and press **ENTER**.

Thereby, we get the lowercase delta symbol in **B5**.

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### 4. Custom Format for Lowercase Delta Symbol

We have a dataset of some random numbers. Using **Custom Format**, we will insert the lowercase delta (**δ**) symbol ahead of every number.

__Steps:__

➤ First, select all the data cells and press **CTRL+SHIFT+F** simultaneously.

The **Format Cells** window will open.

➤ Select **Custom **in the** Number** section.

➤ Now, write **δGeneral **in the **Type** box.

The **Sample box** shows how your data will look in the end.

➤ Now, press** OK**.

Thereby, you get a lowercase delta (**δ**) symbol ahead of all the numbers.

### 5. Copy and Paste Lowercase Delta Symbol

You can **copy** a lowercase symbol from some source and **paste** it into Excel.

## Conclusion

So, now you know many methods of inserting lowercase delta symbols in Excel. We hope you find the context of this article useful. If you have further queries or suggestions regarding the procedures used in this article, feel free to use the comment section.