Shapes & Shading Symbols : ALT Codes / Number Codes / Name Codes

Symbol Symbol Name ALT Code Number Code Character Code
Lozenge 9674 ◊ 25CA
White Circle 9 or 9675 ○ 25CB
Black Circle 9679 ● 25CF
Inverse Bullet 8 or 9688 ◘ 25D8
Inverse White Circle 10 or 9689 ◙ 25D9
White Bullet 9702 ◦ 25E6
Upper Half Block 223 or 9600 ▀ 2580
Lower Half Block 220 or 9604 ▄ 2584
Full Block 219 or 9608 █ 2588
Left Half Block 221 or 9612 ▌ 258C
Right Half Block 222 or 9616 ▐ 2590
Light Shade 176 or 9617 ░ 2591
Medium Shade 177 or 9618 ▒ 2592
Dark Shade 178 or 9619 ▓ 2593
Black Square 254 or 9632 ■ 25A0
White Square 9633 □ 25A1
Black Small Square 9642 ▪ 25AA
White Small Square 9643 ▫ 25AB
Black Rectangle 22 or 9644 ▬ 25AC
Black Up Pointing Triangle 30 or 9650 ▲ 25B2
Black Right Pointing pointer 16 or 9658 ► 25BA
Black Down Pointing triangle 31 or 9660 ▼ 25BC
Black Left Pointing Pointer 17 or 9668 ◄ 25C4

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