ProActive HowTo :: Tips & Tricks - Adding special characters to your work

Add an & prior to the code found in the code column. Add a semi-colon ; after the code : eg &CODE; - paste this directly into the HTML.

Some systems may allow you to copy the displayed character and paste directly into the editor, or dd an &# prior to the number found in the ID column: eg &#NUMBER - paste this directly into the HTML.
- ID Code -
Á 193 Aacute latin capital letter A with acute
á 225 aacute latin small letter a with acute
â 226 acirc latin small letter a with circumflex
 194 Acirc latin capital letter A with circumflex
´ 180 acute acute accent
æ 230 aelig latin small letter ae
Æ 198 AElig latin capital letter AE
À 192 Agrave latin capital letter A with grave
à 224 agrave latin small letter a with grave
8501 alefsym alef symbol
Α 913 Alpha greek capital letter alpha
α 945 alpha greek small letter alpha
& 38 amp ampersand
8743 and logical and
8736 ang angle
å 229 aring latin small letter a with ring above
Å 197 Aring latin capital letter A with ring above
8776 asymp almost equal to
à 195 Atilde latin capital letter A with tilde
ã 227 atilde latin small letter a with tilde
Ä 196 Auml latin capital letter A with diaeresis
ä 228 auml latin small letter a with diaeresis
8222 bdquo double low-9 quotation mark
Β 914 Beta greek capital letter beta
β 946 beta greek small letter beta
¦ 166 brvbar broken bar
8226 bull bullet
8745 cap intersection
Ç 199 Ccedil latin capital letter C with cedilla
ç 231 ccedil latin small letter c with cedilla
¸ 184 cedil cedilla
¢ 162 cent cent sign
χ 967 chi greek small letter chi
Χ 935 Chi greek capital letter chi
ˆ 710 circ modifier letter circumflex accent
9827 clubs black club suit
8773 cong approximately equal to
© 169 copy copyright sign
8629 crarr downwards arrow with corner leftwards
8746 cup union
¤ 164 curren currency sign
8224 dagger dagger
8225 Dagger double dagger
8659 dArr downwards double arrow
8595 darr downwards arrow
° 176 deg degree sign
Δ 916 Delta greek capital letter delta
δ 948 delta greek small letter delta
9830 diams black diamond suit
÷ 247 divide division sign
é 233 eacute latin small letter e with acute
É 201 Eacute latin capital letter E with acute
Ê 202 Ecirc latin capital letter E with circumflex
ê 234 ecirc latin small letter e with circumflex
è 232 egrave latin small letter e with grave
È 200 Egrave latin capital letter E with grave
8709 empty empty set
8195 emsp em space
8194 ensp en space
ε 949 epsilon greek small letter epsilon
Ε 917 Epsilon greek capital letter epsilon
8801 equiv identical to
Η 919 Eta greek capital letter eta
η 951 eta greek small letter eta
ð 240 eth latin small letter eth
Ð 208 ETH latin capital letter ETH
ë 235 euml latin small letter e with diaeresis
Ë 203 Euml latin capital letter E with diaeresis
8364 euro euro sign
8707 exist there exists
ƒ 402 fnof latin small f with hook
8704 forall for all
½ 189 frac12 vulgar fraction one half
¼ 188 frac14 vulgar fraction one quarter
¾ 190 frac34 vulgar fraction three quarters
8260 frasl fraction slash
Γ 915 Gamma greek capital letter gamma
γ 947 gamma greek small letter gamma
8805 ge greater-than or equal to
> 62 gt greater-than sign
8660 hArr left right double arrow
8596 harr left right arrow
9829 hearts black heart suit
8230 hellip horizontal ellipsis
í 237 iacute latin small letter i with acute
Í 205 Iacute latin capital letter I with acute
î 238 icirc latin small letter i with circumflex
Î 206 Icirc latin capital letter I with circumflex
¡ 161 iexcl inverted exclamation mark
Ì 204 Igrave latin capital letter I with grave
ì 236 igrave latin small letter i with grave
8465 image blackletter capital I
8734 infin infinity
8747 int integral
Ι 921 Iota greek capital letter iota
ι 953 iota greek small letter iota
¿ 191 iquest inverted question mark
8712 isin element of
Ï 207 Iuml latin capital letter I with diaeresis
ï 239 iuml latin small letter i with diaeresis
Κ 922 Kappa greek capital letter kappa
κ 954 kappa greek small letter kappa
λ 955 lambda greek small letter lambda
Λ 923 Lambda greek capital letter lambda
9001 lang left-pointing angle bracket
« 171 laquo left-pointing double angle quotation mark
8592 larr leftwards arrow
8656 lArr leftwards double arrow
8968 lceil left ceiling
8220 ldquo left double quotation mark
8804 le less-than or equal to
8970 lfloor left floor
8727 lowast asterisk operator
9674 loz lozenge
8206 lrm left-to-right mark
8249 lsaquo single left-pointing angle quotation mark
8216 lsquo left single quotation mark
< 60 lt less-than sign
¯ 175 macr macron
8212 mdash em dash
µ 181 micro micro sign
· 183 middot middle dot
8722 minus minus sign
Μ 924 Mu greek capital letter mu
μ 956 mu greek small letter mu
8711 nabla nabla
  160 nbsp no-break space
8211 ndash en dash
8800 ne not equal to
8715 ni contains as member
¬ 172 not not sign
8713 notin not an element of
8836 nsub not a subset of
ñ 241 ntilde latin small letter n with tilde
Ñ 209 Ntilde latin capital letter N with tilde
Ν 925 Nu greek capital letter nu
ν 957 nu greek small letter nu
ó 243 oacute latin small letter o with acute
Ó 211 Oacute latin capital letter O with acute
Ô 212 Ocirc latin capital letter O with circumflex
ô 244 ocirc latin small letter o with circumflex
Π338 OElig latin capital ligature OE
œ 339 oelig latin small ligature oe
ò 242 ograve latin small letter o with grave
Ò 210 Ograve latin capital letter O with grave
8254 oline overline
ω 969 omega greek small letter omega
Ω 937 Omega greek capital letter omega
Ο 927 Omicron greek capital letter omicron
ο 959 omicron greek small letter omicron
8853 oplus circled plus
8744 or logical or
ª 170 ordf feminine ordinal indicator
º 186 ordm masculine ordinal indicator
Ø 216 Oslash latin capital letter O with stroke
ø 248 oslash latin small letter o with stroke
Õ 213 Otilde latin capital letter O with tilde
õ 245 otilde latin small letter o with tilde
8855 otimes circled times
Ö 214 Ouml latin capital letter O with diaeresis
ö 246 ouml latin small letter o with diaeresis
182 para pilcrow sign
8706 part partial differential
8240 permil per mille sign
8869 perp up tack
φ 966 phi greek small letter phi
Φ 934 Phi greek capital letter phi
Π 928 Pi greek capital letter pi
π 960 pi greek small letter pi
ϖ 982 piv greek pi symbol
± 177 plusmn plus-minus sign
£ 163 pound pound sign
8243 Prime double prime
8242 prime prime
8719 prod n-ary product
8733 prop proportional to
ψ 968 psi greek small letter psi
Ψ 936 Psi greek capital letter psi
" 34 quot quotation mark
8730 radic square root
9002 rang right-pointing angle bracket
» 187 raquo right-pointing double angle quotation mark
8658 rArr rightwards double arrow
8594 rarr rightwards arrow
8969 rceil right ceiling
8221 rdquo right double quotation mark
8476 real blackletter capital R
® 174 reg registered sign
8971 rfloor right floor
Ρ 929 Rho greek capital letter rho
ρ 961 rho greek small letter rho
8207 rlm right-to-left mark
8250 rsaquo single right-pointing angle quotation mark
8217 rsquo right single quotation mark
8218 sbquo single low-9 quotation mark
Š 352 Scaron latin capital letter S with caron
š 353 scaron latin small letter s with caron
8901 sdot dot operator
§ 167 sect section sign
­ 173 shy soft hyphen
Σ 931 Sigma greek capital letter sigma
σ 963 sigma greek small letter sigma
ς 962 sigmaf greek small letter final sigma
8764 sim tilde operator
9824 spades black spade suit
8834 sub subset of
8838 sube subset of or equal to
8721 sum n-ary sumation
8835 sup superset of
¹ 185 sup1 superscript one
² 178 sup2 superscript two
³ 179 sup3 superscript three
8839 supe superset of or equal to
ß 223 szlig latin small letter sharp s
Τ 932 Tau greek capital letter tau
τ 964 tau greek small letter tau
8756 there4 therefore
Θ 920 Theta greek capital letter theta
θ 952 theta greek small letter theta
ϑ 977 thetasym greek small letter theta symbol
8201 thinsp thin space
Þ 222 THORN latin capital letter THORN
þ 254 thorn latin small letter thorn with
˜ 732 tilde small tilde
× 215 times multiplication sign
8482 trade trade mark sign
ú 250 uacute latin small letter u with acute
Ú 218 Uacute latin capital letter U with acute
8657 uArr upwards double arrow
8593 uarr upwards arrow
û 251 ucirc latin small letter u with circumflex
Û 219 Ucirc latin capital letter U with circumflex
Ù 217 Ugrave latin capital letter U with grave
ù 249 ugrave latin small letter u with grave
¨ 168 uml diaeresis
ϒ 978 upsih greek upsilon with hook symbol
υ 965 upsilon greek small letter upsilon
Υ 933 Upsilon greek capital letter upsilon
ü 252 uuml latin small letter u with diaeresis
Ü 220 Uuml latin capital letter U with diaeresis
8472 weierp script capital P
ξ 958 xi greek small letter xi
Ξ 926 Xi greek capital letter xi
ý 253 yacute latin small letter y with acute
Ý 221 Yacute latin capital letter Y with acute
¥ 165 yen yen sign
ÿ 255 yuml latin small letter y with diaeresis
Ÿ 376 Yuml latin capital letter Y with diaeresis
Ζ 918 Zeta greek capital letter zeta
ζ 950 zeta greek small letter zeta