Pound Sign Alt Code, Copy Paste Pound Symbol

Copy Pound Sign £
Symbol Name Pound Sign
Alt Code 0163
Mac Option Code Option Key + 3
HTML Code £
HEX Code £

How to Insert Pound Symbol using the Alt Key?

These are steps to insert the Pound symbol in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

  1. Make sure your numeric keypad is active on the keyboard.
  2. Place the mouse cursor where you want to insert the Pound symbol.
  3. Press the Alt key and type 0163 on the numeric keypad.
  4. Release both the keys and the Pound sign will show up.

How to Insert a Pound Sign on Mac OS?

  1. Place the cursor where you want to type the Pound sign.
  2. Press the Option keys and 3 to insert a Pound.

Pound Sign Emoji

Symbol Description HTML Code HEX Code
Fullwidth Pound Sign £ £
💷 Banknote with Pound Sign 💷 💷

If you are not familiar with ALT codes and want to know more about it, please read the article about How to Use ALT Codes to insert symbols.