RARE special characters!!!

If any chars show a "โšฟ", this means this char is not available to this device.

How to input unicode:

Here's how to insert unicode in Microsoft Windows 10, Mac, Linux.

Suppose we want to insert this character:

codepoint in decimal: 128514
codepoint in hexadecimal: 1f602
Microsoft Windows 10

To insert Unicode by hexadecimal

Type the hexadecimal number. For example, type 1f602
Press Alt+x
This works in WordPad, Microsoft word. Does not work in Notepad.

To launch WordPad, press โ– Window key, then type wordpad

To Insert Unicode by Decimal

Press and hold Alt
Type the decimal number in the number pad. For example, type 128514.
Release Alt
Note: you must have Num Lock on.


Press โŒ˜ command+Ctrl+Space to bring up the Characters palette

You can hold โŒฅ option key and press a letter/digit key to insert some unicode/math symbols.

You can also create your own keyboard layout to insert emoji/symbols you use often.

ใ€”โ–บsee Mac: How to Change Keybindingใ€•


How to input unicode depends on your desktop or application.

In Gnome, Press ใ€Ctrl+Shift+Uใ€‘, then type the hexadecimal digits, then press Enter โ†ต.

In LibreOffice 5.1 or later, type the hexadecimal then press Alt+x


In emacs, Alt+x insert-char, then type the hexadecimal.

Emacs can also insert by decimal, by name, or setup keyboard shortcuts to insert frequently used ones.

ใ€”โ–บsee Emacs: Unicode Tutorialใ€•

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