How to type the not equals (≠) symbol

I wanted to type the not equals symbol. You know, this ≠ one. Couldn’t figure out how to do it.

Mac

“Option (or alt)” + “=” symbol.

Which is fun because the ‘not equals’ is like the option, the alternative or the opposite of the ‘equals’ symbol.

Windows

Good luck. Seriously. It would be easier to just Google ‘not equals’ and then copy and paste it. Otherwise you are going to be typing unicode numerical keys.

This Quora answer has some of the Windows ways.

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And here is the gif that comes up when I search for ‘not equals’.

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