How To Type Pi Symbol? You want to type the pi sign and are not able to. It is a very challenging task to type the pi symbol and it is also necessary to type the sign especially if you are typing an equation. But it is not so hard as it seems like. There are many different ways to type the pi sign that too very easily. In the article below let us find different and simple methods for how to type pi symbol?

**How To Type Pi Symbol****?**

To type the Pi symbol you can use different ways like Alt Code, Character Map, Keyboard, etc. Below we have mentioned all the different methods which are simple and easy.

**Method 1 – ****Typing Pi using Alt Code**

To type the pi symbol using Alt Code follow the steps below

- Open your document to type the pi symbol
- Press num lock to activate it
- Press hold the Alt key
- Type 227 using the number pad
- Release alt key

**Method 2 – ****Typing Pi using Character Map **

To type the pi symbol using Character Map follow the steps below

- Click on the start screen
- Click on search
- Type character map
- Open character map from the list
- Click on the symbol from the font dropbox
- Click on the pi symbol at the end of the fourth line
- Click on the p symbol
- Click on select
- Click on copy
- Go to the document you want to type the pi symbol
- Press Ctrl + V

**Method 3 – ****Typing Pi on word**

To type, the pi symbol on a word document follow the steps below

- Open word document
- Take the cursor where you need to type the pi symbol
- Click on the Insert tab
- Click on the symbol option
- Click again on the symbol
- A popup window will open
- Select symbol from the font drop-down list
- Click on p symbol
- Click insert
- Close the popup window

**Method 4 – ****Typing Pi using from internet**

To type the pi symbol by copying it from the internet follow the steps below

- Open your web browser
- Type pi
- Select the pi symbol
- Click on copy image
- Go to the document you want to insert the symbol
- Paste where you want to insert the symbol

**Method 5 – ****Typing Pi on Mac**

To type, the pi symbol on Mac follow the steps below

- Open the document where you want to insert the symbol
- Press and hold the option key
- Press P on the keyboard

**Method 6 – ****Typing Pi on PC**

To type, the pi symbol on PC follow the steps below

- Open your document to type the pi symbol
- Press num lock to activate it
- Press hold the Alt key
- Type 227 or 960 using the number pad
- Release alt key

**FAQ**

**What is the symbol for pi?**

The pi symbol is used to symbolize the Pi in a formula or sentence. Mathematician William Jones began using the symbol for 3.14159 in the calculation for pi

**How do you type special symbols on a keyboard?**

To type pi symbol and other symbols on PC follow the steps below

- Open your document to type the pi symbol
- Press num lock to activate it
- Press hold the Alt key
- Type 227 for pi and other numbers for the other symbols
- Release alt key

**How do you type a number symbol?**

To type, number symbol follow the steps below

- Open your document to type the pi symbol
- Press hold the shift key
- Press 3
- Release shift key

**Is there a PI Emoji?**

No Pi is a text symbol at present there is no pi emoji

**Conclusion**

The pi symbol was discovered by the mathematician William Jones in 1706. He used 3.14159 to calculate pi. There are many different ways by which you can type the pi symbol. In the above article, we have mentioned all the methods. You can use anyone which you feel is easy for you to use. As you could see that the answer for how to type pi symbol was not as hard as it seems.