repeated decimals symbol

  namita 06:19 23 Apr 2007
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does any one know how to get the irrational numbers/repeated/non-terminating decimals symbol in microsoft word 2003? it's the small line over a given digit(s)
please respond ASAP

  wee eddie 08:41 23 Apr 2007

If anyone knows they will tell you. You could do a search.

click here.

Haven't got enough spare time to do it for you.

  MAJ 09:12 23 Apr 2007

It's called "overlining" as opposed to underlining. It's not straightforward though, a bit long-winded, unless you want to download a mathematical font. Here's how to do it without downloading (and paying for) a font. click here

  Jack Hackett 09:22 23 Apr 2007

Make your own characters using a little known hidden program in XP called the 'Private Character Editor'.

To start the program go to Start > Run then type in eudcedit and click OK.

Have a play. Its good for doing signatures, of a kind. :)
click here

  MAJ 10:47 23 Apr 2007

Another way (I've been playing). Go to Insert > Field, choose EQ, then click the 'Equation Editor' button. From the equation toolbar that appears, click on the Overbar icon and click the one you require. That will insert the overbar, type your number and click of the 'text box'.

  namita 02:17 24 Apr 2007

thanks to everyone who responded:) much appreciated!:D hmm...its true...you learn something new each day:)

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