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# Typing Superscripts

## Typing Superscript

Type the symbol that will have the superscript.

Type .

Create a superscript by pressing the Control key and the 6 key at the same time.

Press Ctrl+6 or Ctrl+^.

Type the superscript into the placeholder (which is already selected).

Type .

Move the insertion point out of the superscript position down to the baseline by pressing the Control key and the Space bar at the same time.

Press Ctrl+Space.

## Typing Superscript

Type the symbol that will have the superscript.

Type .

Create a superscript by pressing the Control key and the 6 key at the same time.

Press Ctrl+6 or Ctrl+^.

To avoid multiplying the two superscripts, separate them with an invisible comma. To type the alias for an invisible comma, press the Escape key before and after typing a comma.

Type , press Esc, type a comma, press Esc, and type .

Get out of the superscript position down to the baseline by pressing the Control key and the Space bar at the same time.

Press Ctrl+Space.

## Typing Superscript

Type the symbol that will have the superscript.

Type .

Create a superscript by pressing the Control key and the 6 key at the same time.

Press Ctrl+6 or Ctrl+^.

To avoid multiplying the two superscripts, separate them with an invisible comma. To type the alias for an invisible comma, press the Escape key before and after typing a comma.

Type , press Esc, type a comma, press Esc, and type .

Get out of the superscript position down to the baseline by pressing the Control key and the Space bar at the same time.

Press Ctrl+Space.

## Typing Superscript

Type the symbol that will have the superscript.

Type .

Create a superscript by pressing the Control key and the 6 key (or the ^ key) at the same time.

Press Ctrl+6 or Ctrl+^.

Type the superscript into the placeholder (which is already selected).

Type .

Create a subscript of a superscript by pressing the Control key and the _ key at the same time.

Press Ctrl+_.
Type .

Press the Control key and the Space bar at the same time twice to get down to the baseline.

Press Ctrl+Space.
Press Ctrl+Space.

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