PopChar Alternatives

    PopChar is described as 'The character map that works! PopChar is an application that lets you insert special characters, umlauts and foreign letters into any document. With this character map, there is no need to search for or remember complex keystrokes'. There are more than 25 alternatives to PopChar for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is BabelMap, which is free. Other great apps like PopChar are Character Map (Free), WinCompose (Free, Open Source), Rocket (Freemium) and Free Virtual Keyboard (Free).

    This page was last updated Mar 11, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
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      BabelMap is a free character map application for Windows that allows you to browse through the entire Unicode character repertoire of over 107,000 characters, or search for a particular character by name or by code point.
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      Doesn't display icon fonts.
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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    1. Character Map (Charmap.


    2. WinCompose is a compose key for Windows. It allows to easily write special characters such as é ž à û ø ð ¤ Ø « = µ, and many more using short and often very intuitive key combinations.
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      Very quick to use and learn.
      Positive comment 12 months ago

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Rocket is a free Mac app that makes typing emoji faster and easier using Slack-style shortcuts.
    3. Free Virtual Keyboard is a free, lightweight, multilingual and finger friendly virtual keyboard.


    4. Uosk is a light tool that opens any ASCII, ANSI, UTF-8 and UTF-16 text file and converts words (e.g. separated by spaces) into buttons. Clicking one button the text snippet is pasted into any text editor (Notepad, WordPad, MS Office, OpenOffice...).
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    5. Character map allows you to view glyphs in a font.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Font Viewer is an application which does exactly that - it views fonts! Arrange and view a large number fonts which are installed on your computer, applying their various styles to text of your choice.
    6. SymbSearch lets you easily get unicode-symbols so you can simply paste it into your text you are working on. You don't have to learn by heart the specific numbers of these.
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    7. WizKey makes it easy to type accented and other special Unicode characters using a standard US/UK keyboard with easy to remember keyboard shortcuts.
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