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How to Type or Make One Half in Computer Keyboard

Are you searching for a way to type one half, as in ½ in your computer keyboard? You cannot find ½ in your keyboard, right? Making ½ symbol is very useful in making math formulas.

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one-half symbol

There are two ways to create a ½ symbol in your computer.

Type 1/2 - one slash two.
That is the simplest or easiest way but it consumes bigger character spacing.

Hold Alt in your keyboard while pressing 0189. 
This is a keyboard shortcut and is difficult to remember. The result symbol is ½.
  • Alt + 0189 = ½
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Did you successfully create ½ in your computer?
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2 Gordon Higginbottom   (11 January 2017 2:33 AM)
I tried the symbols and alt+0189 but no half symbol to be seen.

The box I could copy and paste is far too large,

Any other ideas ?

1 Taffe   (29 October 2016 2:08 PM)
Or simply; copy and paste.