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Shapecatcher is described as 'new website, that helps you to find specific Unicode characters, just by sketching their shape. Currently about 10000 of the most important Unicode characters are compared to your sketch and are analysed for similarities' and is an website in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Shapecatcher, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, iPhone, Mac and Android. The best alternative is BabelMap, which is free. Other great sites and apps similar to Shapecatcher are Character Map, SymbSearch, UnicodeChecker and Gucharmap.

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  1. BabelMap icon

    BabelMap

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    32 alternatives to BabelMap 

    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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    1.  PortableBabelMap can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    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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    SymbSearch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    27 alternatives to SymbSearch 

    A tool for searching unicode-symbols and copying it to the clipboard.

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    1.  PortableSymbSearch can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    UnicodeChecker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    20 alternatives to UnicodeChecker 

    Mac OS X application to explore Unicode. Analyse and convert Unicode strings for HTML or programming. Supports UniHan, Services, AppleScript and more.

    UnicodeChecker Main Window displaying basic information about characters
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    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


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    Unicode Map

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    25 alternatives to Unicode Map 

    Browse Unicode characters by range; search for them by name; display them (when Android has the font); copy them to the clipboard; decode a string of Unicode characters to names.

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    Unicode Blank Chars

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    22 alternatives to Unicode Blank Chars 

    Unicode Blank Chars, a portable tool that detects Unicode Blank characters based on the "System Case Insensitive Locale" rules!

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    1.  PortableUnicode Blank Chars can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Unicode Chars Number

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    25 alternatives to Unicode Chars Number 

    Unicode Chars Number, is a portable tool that can be used to find the ordinal value (numeric character code) of any Unicode character!

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    Unicode-Table.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    23 alternatives to Unicode-Table.com 

    Handy online Unicode character table with search tool, short information about origin and history of most characters in eight languages and some great compose-tools.

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    Text faces

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    9 alternatives to Text faces 

    Textfaces - Lenny face ( ?° ?? ?°), shrug face ¯_(?)/¯, and look of disapproval ??. Click to copy!

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