Computing Symbols in Unicode

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Computing Symbols in Unicode

Xah Lee, 2010-09-03, 2010-12-15

This pages collects unicode characters that are related to computing. For example, symbols for keyboard keys, symbols to represent line returns, enter, paragraph, file, window, cursor, etc.

Arrow keys ↑ ↓ ← → ◀ ▶ ▲ ▼ ◁ ▷ △ ▽ ⇦ ⇨ ⇧ ⇩ ⬅ ⬆ ⬇; More arrows ↔ ↕ ↖ ↗ ↘ ↙ ↮ ⬄ ⇳ ⬀ ⬁ ⬂ ⬃ ⬈ ⬉ ⬊ ⬋ ⬌ ⬍ ☞ ☜ ☝ ☟; (More at Arrows in Unicode.)

Return, Enter ↵ ↩ ⏎ ⌤; Tabs ⇄ ⇤ ⇥ ↹; Esc ; Delete, clear ⌫ ⌦ ⌧; Clear screen ; Home/End ↖ ↘; Page Up/Down key ⇞ ⇟; Modifier keys ⇧ ⇪ ‸ ⌘ ⌥ ⎇; (Sample usage: A Short Survey Of Keyboard Shortcut Notations)

Cut ✂ ✄; Undo, redo ⎌ ↶ ↷ ↺ ↻; Reload, refresh ⟲ ⟳; Whitespace ▷ · ␢ ␣ ¶ §;

Watch ; Hourglass ⌛ ⧗ ⧖; Cursor ⌖ ▮ ▯; I-beam ; prev/next Page ⎗ ⎘;

Eject ; keyboard ; tape drive ; print ; mail ; write/comment ✍ ✎ ✏ ✐ ✑ ✒; home ;

Misc icons ⌗ ⎆;

checkmarks ✓ ✔ ✗ ✘ ☐ ☑ ☒ 𐄂 ⍻ ❍ ❏ ❐ ❑ ❒;

Bullets •◦ ‣ □ ○ ◇ ■ ● ◆ ★ ☆ ♠♣♥♦ ♤♧♡♢;

Misc ⌜ ⌝ ⌞ ⌟ ⎔ ⎖ ⎀ ⎁ ⎂ ⎃ ⎄ ⎅;

Electricity ⎓ ⎉ ⎊ ⏚ ⏛ ⏦ ⏧ ⎏ ⎐ ;

ASCII control characters glyph etc ␀ ␁ ␂ ␃ ␄ ␅ ␆ ␇ ␈ ␉ ␊ ␋ ␌ ␍ ␎ ␏ ␐ ␑ ␒ ␓ ␔ ␕ ␖ ␗ ␘ ␙ ␚ ␛ ␜ ␝ ␞ ␟ ␡; and also ␠ ␤;. (For explanation, see: Emacs's Key Notations Explained (/r, ^M, C-m, RET, <return>, M-, meta).)

Optical Character Recognition ⑀ ⑁ ⑂ ⑃ ⑄ ⑅ ⑆ ⑇ ⑈ ⑉ ⑊ ;

APL ⌶ ⌷ ⌸ ⌹ ⌺ ⌻ ⌼ ⌽ ⌾ ⌿ ⍀ ⍁ ⍂ ⍃ ⍄ ⍅ ⍆ ⍇ ⍈ ⍉ ⍊ ⍋ ⍌ ⍍ ⍎ ⍏ ⍐ ⍑ ⍒ ⍓ ⍔ ⍕ ⍖ ⍗ ⍘ ⍙ ⍚ ⍛ ⍜ ⍝ ⍞ ⍟ ⍠ ⍡ ⍢ ⍣ ⍤ ⍥ ⍦ ⍧ ⍨ ⍩ ⍪ ⍫ ⍬ ⍭ ⍮ ⍯ ⍰ ⍱ ⍲ ⍳ ⍴ ⍵ ⍶ ⍷ ⍸ ⍹ ⍺ ⎕ ; (See: Math Symbols in Unicode)

Keys or incons to be added: All icons on this page: http://nicolasgallagher.com/pure-css-gui-icons/demo/.

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