We store various information in our Excel worksheet. They include texts, numbers, and even symbols. But, the input symbols are not a straightforward process. Sometimes, it may feel complicated. In this article, weâ€™ll show you the effective and easy ways to Type Delta Symbol in Excel.

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## How to Type Delta Symbol in Excel: 8 Effective Ways

To illustrate, weâ€™ll use a sample dataset as an example. For instance, in the following dataset, we have Delta in **B5**. And, weâ€™ll insert the *Delta Symbol *in **C5**.

### 1. Type Delta in Excel with Insert Symbol Feature

In our first method, weâ€™ll use a built-in **Symbol **feature in Excel to Type Delta. Therefore, follow the steps below to perform the task.

**STEPS:**

- First, select cell
**C5**. - Then, go to
**Insert âž¤ Symbols âž¤ Symbol**.

- As a result, the
**Symbol**dialog box will pop out. - After that, choose the
**Greek and Coptic**option from the**Subset**drop-down. - Also, choose
**Unicode (hex)**from the drop-down. - Subsequently, click the Delta symbol and press
**Insert**.

- Lastly, itâ€™ll return the Delta Symbol in cell
**C5**.

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### 2. Transform Font into Symbol to Input Delta Sign

We can also change our fonts into symbols in the Excel worksheet to get our required sign. So, learn the following steps to get the Delta Symbol in Excel.

**STEPS:**

- Firstly, type
**D**in cell**C5**. - Afterward, choose
**Symbol**in the**Font section.** - At last, youâ€™ll get your Delta Symbol.

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### 3. Apply Keyboard Shortcut for Typing Delta Symbol in Excel

Moreover, we can use the **Keyboard Shortcut **to Type Delta Symbol in Excel. Hence, follow the process to carry out the operation.

**STEPS:**

- In the beginning, select cell
**C5**. - Then, press the
**Alt**,**3**, and**0**keys simultaneously. - Finally, youâ€™ll see the Delta Symbol as shown below.

### 4. Input Delta Sign Through Excel AutoCorrect Feature

Additionally, we can insert Delta Sign using the Excel** AutoCorrect** Feature. Now, learn the following process carefully for Typing Delta Symbol in Excel.

**STEPS:**

- First of all, go to
**File âž¤ Options**. - Consequently, the
**Excel Options**dialog will appear. - Now, select
**AutoCorrect Options**in the**Proofing tab.**

- Thus, the
**AutoCorrect**dialog box will emerge. - Next, type
**dsym**(or anything you wish) in the**Replace**box and**Î”**in the**With box.** - Press
**Add**and then,**OK**.

- After that, type
**dsym**in**C5**and press**Enter**. - Accordingly, itâ€™ll return the Delta Symbol.

### 5. Create Custom Format to Insert Delta Symbol

Again, we can create aÂ **Custom Format** to Insert Delta Symbol. Therefore, go through the below steps.

**STEPS:**

- Input any number (
**20**) in cell**C5**first. - Now, press the
**Ctrl**and**1**keys together. - Hence, the
**Format Cells**dialog box will pop out. - Next, in the
**Custom**tab, input**Î” General**in the**Type field.**

- Finally, press
**OK**and youâ€™ll see**Î” 20**in cell**C5**.

### 6. Use Excel CHAR Function for Getting Delta Sign

**The CHAR function** takes a character code in its argument and returns the character. In this method, weâ€™ll use this function to Type the Delta Symbol in Excel. So, follow the steps below.

**STEPS:**

- Firstly, in cell
**C5**type the formula:

`=CHAR(114)`

- Then, press
**Enter**and choose**Wingdings 3**as your**Font**. - Thus, itâ€™ll return the desired Delta Symbol.

- Similarly, in
**C5**, type the formula:

`=CHAR(112)`

- Press
**Enter**and youâ€™ll see a filled Delta Sign.

### 7. Insert Delta with Excel VBA Code

However, you can apply the **VBA **code for inserting the Delta Symbol. Learn the process to perform the task.

**STEPS:**

- Select cell
**C5**at first. - Then, go to
**Developer âž¤ Visual Basic**.

- Now, select
**Insert âž¤ Module**in the**VBA window.** - Consequently, the
**Module**window will appear. - Next, copy the following code and paste it into the box.

```
Sub delta()
Dim r As Range
For Each r In Selection
r.Value = r.Value & ChrW(916)
Next r
End Sub
```

- Save the file and press
**F5**to run the code. - Finally, close the
**VBA**window and youâ€™ll see the Delta Symbol in**C5**.

### 8. Copy Delta Symbol from Character Map in Excel

In our last method, weâ€™ll copy the Delta Symbol from the **Character Map** app. Therefore, follow the below steps.

**STEPS:**

- First of all, type â€˜
**character map**â€˜Â in the**Windows Search Bar**. - After that, select the
**App**.

- As a result, the
**Character Map**dialog box will emerge. - There, check the box for
**Advanced View**and type**delta**in the**Search for field.** - Choose the desired symbol and press
**Copy**.

- In cell
**C5**, paste the symbol by pressing the**Ctrl**and**V**keys together. - Thus, youâ€™ll get the desired Delta Symbol in Excel.

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## Conclusion

Henceforth, you will be able to Type Delta Symbol in Excel following the above-described methods. Keep using them and let us know if you have more ways to do the task.Â Donâ€™t forget to drop comments, suggestions, or queries if you have any in the comment section below.

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