Copy and Paste the Omega Symbol


You can use the button above to copy and paste the Omega symbol anywhere you want, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, in your browser, on Mac or on Windows.

You can use the button above to copy and paste the Omega symbol anywhere you want, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, in your browser, on Mac or on Windows.

However, I’ll also show you the step-by-step guide to copy and paste any symbol including the Omega sign using the character map.

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Using Character maps to copy and paste the Omega symbol

Character maps are applications that layout different types of symbols or characters. You can use them to type or copy all possible text symbols or special characters, like the Omega sign. Character maps are best used for getting symbols you can’t find on the keyboard.

The Character Map for windows looks like this:

Character Map dialog box

Below instructions will show you how to use the character map to copy and paste the Omega symbol anywhere including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

Copy Omega symbol using Windows Character Map

Obey the instructions below:

  • Press the Windows key and type “Character Map” in the search field, then press Enter. For Windows XP, click Start, Run and type charmap, then press Enter.
  • The Character Map window will appear, scroll down until you see the Omega symbol. Alternatively, at the bottom of the dialog box, place a checkmark on the Advance view checkbox to expand for more options. Then in the Search for: box, type Omega, and press Enter.
Copy Omega Symbol from the Character Map
  • Click the Omega symbol and then click the Select button.
  • Once the Omega sign is entered into the Characters to copy text box, click the Copy button to copy it to the clipboard.
  • Switch back to your Word processing document or where you want to paste the symbol and press Ctrl+V to paste.

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Get Omega Symbol on Mac

As you can see in the previous section, copying a special symbol like the Omega sign is easy in Windows with the use of the Character Map.

Mac OS doesn’t have a similar tool – or rather, it doesn’t have one that’s so easily accessible.

Therefore, you can either use the copy and paste button at the beginning of this article or you can use the Omega symbol shortcut for Mac as stated below:

The shortcut for Omega sign is Option + Z

Abdulai Abarika

My name is Abdulai Abarika , and I am the person behind this blog. I am a lifelong learner that is constantly fascinated by technology. I believe that fundamentally, all computer users are typists. So, learning how to type was the first step I took when I first decided to learn about technology. This blog is about teaching you how to type the symbols or characters hidden on the keyboard.

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