WizKey Alternatives

    WizKey is described as 'makes it easy to type accented and other special Unicode characters using a standard US/UK keyboard with easy to remember keyboard shortcuts' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WizKey for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is BabelMap, which is free. Other great apps like WizKey are Character Map (Free), WinCompose (Free, Open Source), Rocket (Freemium) and PopChar (Paid).

    This page was last updated Mar 12, 2020

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Holdkey is a Windows program that makes it easy to type characters with accents. No more hassle with alt codes or other time consuming methods to create characters like : é à ø ü € ß ñ ï ç ö e g and many many more.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      AllChars provides a quick, easy-to-remember way of creating accents like é Ü ç î æ and special characters like ƒ ² ‰ © £ ± ß ° 1/2 ¿ « » ™ „ in most Windows programs.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed and maintained. Last version, v5.0.181beta, released in February 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.



      • Mac
      Characters makes it easy for writers, designers and developers to access special characters. They are easily found and copied to your clipboard, either as the character itself or the html code.
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    1. Use Copy Paste Character to insert proper typographic characters, such as “quotation marks” and the interrobang ?, or simply use it to spice up your e-mail messages, tweets, or text messages with h?ppy faces, sn?wmen or ? arrows ?.

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      Glyphfinder is the missing character search for designers, developers and writers. Finds Everything We made looking for the needle in the unicode haystack easy. Search for words, categories, look-alikes or colors – you can’t do it wrong.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      iPhone Table View is a great tool to organize thousands of characters. You can brows by categories and individual character code and its name in an organized way.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Advanced character map
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