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GNOME Characters Alternatives

GNOME Characters is described as 'Characters is a simple utility application to find and insert unusual characters. It allows you to quickly find the character you are looking for by searching for keywords' and is an app. There are six alternatives to GNOME Characters for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and Flatpak. The best alternative is Character Map, which is free. Other great apps like GNOME Characters are Smile, EF*CK Chat Keyboard, Gucharmap and Oh My Glyph.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Characters is a simple utility application to find and insert unusual characters. It allows you to quickly find the...

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  1. Character Map icon

    Character Map

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    36 alternatives to Character Map 

    Character Map (Charmap.exe) is a utility included with Microsoft Windows operating systems and is used to view the characters in any installed font, to check what keyboard input (Alt code) is used to enter those characters, and to copy characters to the clipboard in lieu of...

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  2. Smile icon

    Smile

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Flatpak
    2 alternatives to Smile 

    Smile is a simple emoji picker for linux with custom tags support.

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  3. EF*CK Chat Keyboard icon

    EF*CK Chat Keyboard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    16 alternatives to EF*CK Chat Keyboard 

    EF*CK is a free cross-platform open-source on-screen desktop emoji keyboard, with built-in text-filter-based emoji picker, Unicode text converter, meme GIF search function ...

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    1.  Dark ModeEF*CK Chat Keyboard supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  4. Gucharmap icon

    Gucharmap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • MacPorts
    • XQuartz
    30 alternatives to Gucharmap 

    Open source character map for the GNOME desktop environment.

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    Gucharmap character table
  5. Oh My Glyph icon

    Oh My Glyph

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to Oh My Glyph 

    View the glyphs and swashes from the PUA (private use area) of TTF & OTF font files with ease.

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    Easily see the hidden glyphs


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    KCharSelect

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    6 alternatives to KCharSelect 

    KCharSelect is a tool to select special characters from all installed fonts and copy them into the clipboard.

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