Sunday, July 26, 2009

Tip: Keyboard shortcuts for symbols

Wondering how someone makes a Heart, Arrow or even a TM trademark symbol with their Keyboard?

All you need to do is Hold down your "ALT" key and press another key on the keyboard to create a symbol. Here is a list of some you can make. Have Fun!


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 fsce

Alt + 2 ......... ☻... black smiley face

Alt + 15........ ☼... sun

Alt + 12........ ♀.... female sign

Alt + 11....... ♂.... male sign

Alt + 6......... ™ ..... spade sign

Alt + 5.......... ♣.... Club symbol

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........ →... right pointing arrow

Alt + 27........ ←... left arrow

Alt + 18........ ↕..... up/down arrow

Alt + 29........ ↔... left right arrow
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