How to easily create the Yin Yang symbol with my PC keyboard

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It is possible that 15 years ago our personal computers, regardless of whether it was Windows or Mac, did not allow us to carry out many tasks that are now routine. There are also others who, due to their level of complexity, think it is not possible to do this. But this is not the case and for this reason we will explain in a didactic way below. How to easily create the Yin Yang symbol with my PC keyboard.



And you are wondering if it will be possible to make this emblematic symbol of Chinese philosophy, widely used. Because it represents forces of the same nature but totally opposite, such as good and evil.

It is a symbolic representation of the arts, of science, of medicine and now we will show you how you can do it on your computer.

The most relevant thing about this procedure is that we will not use any programs, we will only configure the layout of our keyboard.

It is a function that you did not know could be performed and now we put this knowledge in your hands. You will see that it is very similar to the resource we use in Word to insert musical symbols with the use of the keyboard.

How to easily create the Yin Yang symbol with my PC keyboard

This Chinese Taoist symbol it may not be very easy to do via the keyboard as we did to include the short or long dash in Word. This emblem of universal balance, we can do it very easily if you follow the simple steps that we will indicate below. Remember that it is a procedure that we are going to carry out using the keyboard.


We will also translate it into a document that we can find perfectly in the Microsoft Office suite. We can use Word or Publisher and we will open a new document in these applications or we will load an existing one in which we will insert this millennial symbol. And now we will tell you how to easily create Yin Yang symbol with the keyboard of mine PC.


Steps to easily create Yin Yang symbol with my PC keyboard

First of all, we will open the document in which we want to create the symbol Yin Yang and we can use the program which is best to our liking or domain.

If it is our preference we can open a new document, if it does not open an existing one and in it we will make the Chinese symbol, without complications.

The next step is to go to the main menu at the top and in the Home tab, we will choose a new font style, in this case it will be Wingding. Once that's done, we'll use keyboard shortcuts, or what the keyboard shortcuts are themselves.

So let's go to the keyboard and we will press the Alt key and then the numeric keys 0, 9, 1, the next step is to go back to the character option so that you can change it.


And you will do it for Times New Roman or you can use another one like this and keep writing your text in the document and voila you can find out all the symbols that are hidden in this font.

But you can also use Shift states to be able to configure your keyboard so that by simply pressing a key you have a desired symbol.

Without having to change the font, you just have to type and that's it. Obviously this operation can take from 5 to 10 minutes in order to be able to configure it and have the Yin Yang symbol within reach of a button.


In this way we have reached the end of this very easy to follow tutorial that showed you in a few steps how to easily make the Yin Yang symbol with my PC keyboard.

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