February 15, 2007 in Utility (F)
[prMac.com] CharView allows you to type unusual characters from keyboard. It displays all of the symbols of a selected font, allowing you to quickly choose between the different character sets.
-system-wide utility window (floating above documents windows)
-menu icon (small icon shown in menubar, CharView main window hidden before the user moves the mouse pointer into this icon)
-view font symbols in ASCII (256 chars) or Unicode (entire font)
-auto-zoomed (magnified) symbol in table without a click
-copy symbol to the clipboard and insert it into the frontmost application with one click
-insert symbol, it's HTML entity, decimal or hexadecimal code into the frontmost application with one click from contextual menu
-up to 20 of the last used fonts remembered
-fonts grouped by families for fast searching of fonts
-editable font name field for fast switching fonts
-works with all native OS X, OS X Classic applications
Version 3.8 adds font arrows for faster switching between fonts.
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