How to write the symbol "per thousand" (‰) on your keyboard

Can't find the " per thousand " ( ) symbol on your keyboard and don't know how to do it in a text field, word processing document ? Don't panic, just perform the following key combination :

Make the symbol "per thousand" on Windows: 
Alt + 0 1 3 7

The technique : You keep the Alt key pressed, then you successively type the numbers 0 1 3 7 , then you finally release the Alt key, which will display the symbol " per thousand " :

Make the symbol "per thousand" “on Mac :
Option ⌥
 + ⇧ Shift + R→ 

The technique : You keep the Option ⌥ and ⇧ Shift keys pressed, then you type the letter R and finally release it all, which will display the symbol " per thousand " :


"I don't have a numeric keypad on my keyboard, what should I do? "

  • If you don't have a numeric keypad on your keyboard, make sure you have activated the function Num Lock If not, press the Fn + button  Num Lock.

  • If you do not have the function  Num Lock on your keyboard, try first pressing the key  Fn and then performing the combination with Alt described in the previous paragraph.

  • If you still can't do it, don't hesitate to copy and paste the symbol from this article to the location of your choice.

"I have a Mac / Macbook / Apple computer"

If you have a Mac / Apple keyboard, the technique is the same. The Alt ⌥ key can also be called  Option ⌥ but it is always the key just to the left of the Space bar.

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