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Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
« on: Fri Jun 28, 2013 - 15:01:04 »
HOW TO MAKE SYMBOLS WITH KEYBOARD

Alt + 0153..... ™... trademark symbol
Alt + 0169.... ©.... copyright symbol
Alt + 0174..... ®....registered ­ trademark symbol
Alt + 0176 ...°......degree symbol
Alt + 0177 ...±....plus-or ­-minus sign
Alt + 0182 ...¶.....paragr­aph mark
Alt + 0190 ...¾....fractio­n, three-fourths
Alt + 0215 ....×.....multi­plication sign
Alt + 0162...¢....the ­ cent sign
Alt + 0161.....¡..... ­.upside down exclamation point
Alt + 0191.....¿..... ­upside down question mark
Alt + 1.......☺....smiley face
Alt + 2 ......☻.....black smiley face
Alt + 15.....☼.....sun
Alt + 12......♀.....female sign
Alt + 11.....♂......m­ale sign
Alt + 6.......♠.....spade
Alt + 5.......♣...... ­Club
Alt + 3.......♥...... ­Heart
Alt + 4.......♦...... ­Diamond
Alt + 13......♪.....e­ighth note
Alt + 14......♫...... ­beamed eighth note
Alt + 8721.... ∑.... N-ary summation (auto sum)
Alt + 251.....√.....square root check mark
Alt + 8236.....∞..... ­infinity
Alt + 24.......↑..... ­up arrow
Alt + 25......↓...... ­down arrow
Alt + 26.....→.....r­ght arrow
Alt + 27......←.....l­eft arrow
Alt + 18.....↕......u­p/down arrow
Alt + 29......↔...lef­t right arrow

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Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
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Re: Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
« Reply #1 on: Fri Jun 28, 2013 - 18:07:05 »
You must enter the numbers from the key pad to the right of the Enter key. The numbers across the top of the keyboard won't work.


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« Reply #1 on: Fri Jun 28, 2013 - 18:07:05 »

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Re: Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
« Reply #2 on: Sat Jun 29, 2013 - 01:56:35 »
http://www.alt-codes.net/

This is the alt code characters table from 0-255 decimal numbers.

Symbol   Number
☺   1
☻   2
♥   3
♦   4
♣   5
♠   6
•   7
◘   8
○   9
◙   10
♂   11
♀   12
♪   13
♫   14
☼   15
►   16
◄   17
↕   18
‼   19
¶   20
§   21
▬   22
↨   23
↑   24
↓   25
→   26
←   27
∟   28
↔   29
▲   30
▼   31
space   32
!   33
"   34
#   35
$   36
%   37
&   38
'   39
(   40
)   41
*   42
+   43
,   44
-   45
.   46
/   47
0   48
1   49
2   50
3   51
4   52
5   53
6   54
7   55
8   56
9   57
:   58
;   59
<   60
=   61
>   62
?   63
@   64
A   65
B   66
C   67
D   68
E   69
F   70
G   71
H   72
I   73
J   74
K   75
L   76
M   77
N   78
O   79
P   80
Q   81
R   82
S   83
T   84
U   85
V   86
W   87
X   88
Y   89
Z   90
[   91
\   92
]   93
^   94
_   95
`   96
a   97
b   98
c   99
d   100
e   101
f   102
g   103
h   104
i   105
j   106
k   107
l   108
m   109
n   110
o   111
p   112
q   113
r   114
s   115
t   116
u   117
v   118
w   119
x   120
y   121
z   122
{   123
|   124
}   125
~   126
⌂   127
Ç   128
ü   129
é   130
â   131
ä   132
à   133
å   134
ç   135
ê   136
ë   137
è   138
ï   139
î   140
ì   141
Ä   142
Å    143
É   144
æ   145
Æ   146
ô   147
ö   148
ò   149
û   150
ù   151
ÿ   152
Ö   153
Ü   154
¢   155
£   156
¥   157
₧   158
ƒ   159
á   160
í   161
ó   162
ú   163
ñ   164
Ñ   165
ª   166
º   167
¿   168
⌐   169
¬   170
½   171
¼   172
¡   173
«   174
»   175
░   176
▒   177
▓   178
│   179
┤   180
╡   181
╢   182
╖   183
╕   184
╣   185
║   186
╗   187
╝   188
╜   189
╛   190
┐   191
└   192
┴   193
┬   194
├   195
─   196
┼   197
╞   198
╟   199
╚   200
╔   201
╩   202
╦   203
╠   204
═   205
╬   206
╧   207
╨   208
╤   209
╥   210
╙   211
╘   212
╒   213
╓   214
╫   215
╪   216
┘   217
┌   218
█   219
▄   220
▌   221
▐   222
▀   223
α   224
ß   225
Γ   226
π   227
Σ   228
σ   229
µ   230
τ   231
Φ   232
Θ   233
Ω   234
δ   235
∞   236
φ   237
ε   238
∩   239
≡   240
±   241
≥   242
≤   243
⌠   244
⌡   245
÷   246
≈   247
°   248
∙   249
•   250
√   251
ⁿ   252
²   253
■   254

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Re: Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
« Reply #3 on: Tue Jul 23, 2013 - 23:32:13 »
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Re: Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
« Reply #4 on: Thu Jul 25, 2013 - 09:19:31 »
I believe the list Victor posted (and the bottom half of bperry921's list) are the old ASCII character sets. 

The first ones from bperry921 that are of the Alt + 0123 format are the only ones I can get to work in modern Windows applications.  Those are ANSI codes.


Here is a chart comparing ANSI and ASCII codes:
http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~george/ansi_ascii_character_chart.html
« Last Edit: Thu Jul 25, 2013 - 09:22:36 by DaveW »

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Re: Keyboard short cuts to special characters...
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