Punctuation Symbols : ALT Codes / Number Codes / Name Codes

Symbol Symbol Name ALT Code Number Code Character Code
Double exclamation mark 19 or 8252 ‼ 203C
¡ Inverted exclamation mark 173 or 0161 ¡ 00A1
¿ Inverted question mark 168 or 0191 ¿ 00BF
Interrobang 8253 ‽ 203D
Left double quotation mark 0147 or 8220 “ 201C
Right double quotation mark 0148 or 8221 ” 201D
Double low-9 quotation mark 8222 „ 201E
Left single quotation mark 0145 or 8216 ‘ 2018
Right single quotation mark 0146 or 8217 ’ 2019
Single low-9 quotation mark 8218 ‚ 201A
Single high-reversed-9 quotation mark 8219 ‛ 201B
« Left-pointing double angle quotation mark 174 or 0171 « 00AB
» Right-pointing double angle quotation mark 175 or 0187 » 00BB
Single left-pointing angle quotation mark 0139 or 8249 ‹ 2039
Single right-pointing angle quotation mark 0155 or 8250 › 203A
Horizontal ellipsis 8230 … 2026
–– En dash 0150 or 8211 –
–
2013
—— Em dash 0151 or 8212 —
—
2014
Horizontal bar 8213 ― 2015
Double low line 8215 ‗ 2017
Overline 8254 ‾ 203E
Zero width non-joiner 8204 ‌ 200C
Zero width joiner 8205 ‍ 200D

How to use ALT Code?

Example:

Use Smiley in the document

ALT code assigned to Smiley is 1

  • Open the document
  • Switch ON NumLock key
  • Press and hold Left ALT Key
  • Type the number 1