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Geeky stuff: How to make symbols with a keyboard.

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I stumbled on some Geeky stuff and I am hyperventilating just by reflecting on my find 🙂 Check this out:

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

Oops! I think I almost pressed ‘delete’ instead of ‘full stop’ 😉

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3 responses to “Geeky stuff: How to make symbols with a keyboard.

  1. Jill Mackin May 19, 2013 at 11:36

    I miss your updates…are you on vacation?

    • Acidri May 22, 2013 at 08:52

      Oh I have just returned from a three week vacation to Uganda. Hope to catch up on the blog ASAP.

      • Jill Mackin May 22, 2013 at 23:12

        Welcome back! I really enjoy reading your site.

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