OS X Common Unicode Symbols and How To Type Them

If you don’t have Unicode Hex Keyboard setup in OS X, please see here how to do so. You will learn how to find a symbol your are looking for, or you can use the chart below for some of the most common ones you’ll see throughout the operating system’s menus.

Key

Symbol

Unicode(Hex)

Command

2318

Control

2303

Option

2325

Alt

2387

Shift

21E7

Forward Erase

2326

Delete

232B

Eject

23CF

Return

23CE

Power Button

238B

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Copyright ©

00A9

-

Trademark ™

2122

-

Registered ®

00AE

-

Euro €

20AC

-

Apple 

F8FF

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#1 Typing Special (Unicode) Characters in Snow Leopard | Lowfokus on 11.02.09 at 20:05

[...] can find the hex code for common symbols here if you already set up your Unicode Keyboard layout. [...]