Copy and Paste Minus Symbol(Sign/mark) and HTML-code

SymbolNameHTML-code
Hyphen-minus
Plus-minus Sign
Modifier Letter Minus Sign
Combining Minus Sign Below
Commercial Minus Sign
Superscript Minus
Subscript Minus
Minus Sign
Minus-or-plus Sign
Set Minus
Dot Minus
Minus Tilde
Circled Minus
Squared Minus
Heavy Minus Sign
Top Arc Clockwise Arrow With Minus
Minus Sign With Comma Above
Minus Sign With Dot Below
Minus Sign With Falling Dots
Minus Sign With Rising Dots
Minus Sign In Triangle
Union With Minus Sign
Similar Minus Similar
Small Hyphen-minus
Fullwidth Hyphen-minus

How to type minus symbols?

Different operating systems, different text editors, different ways to type minus symbols, usually we do not need to remember how to type the minus symbol(sign), just copy it when needed.


How to copy and paste minus symbols?

If you need to insert a minus symbol in text, mail, or text message, facebook,twitter,etc. you can directly copy the minus symbol in the above table.

If you need to insert a minus symbol in a web page, please copy the HTML-code corresponding to the minus symbol in the above table.


How to type minus symbol in word?

Copy the minus symbol in the above table (it can be automatically copied with a mouse click) and paste it in word, Or

  1. Select the Insert tab.
  2. Select Symbol and then More Symbols.
  3. Select the minus symbol tab in the Symbol window.

Finding specific symbols in countless symbols is obviously a waste of time.

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How to use the keyboard to type minus symbol(Alt key)?

There is no need to remember that because alt key does not seem so accurate always, copying is a more convenient method.

Why do the same symbols correspond to different html codes?

Because different webpage encodings are used, all encodings can be displayed normally on webpages.


Why does the same symbol(sign) appear differently on different platforms (Apple, Samsung, Twitter, Facebook)?

These symbols are actually ideograms and smileys. Different platforms have designed different icons for these picture texts.

How to type minus symbol(sign) on phone(android or iphone)?

Unlike PC, minus symbols are often used as an emoji on mobile phones, so you only need to find them in the emoji. Here is how to type the copyright symbol in the iPhone.

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