PopChar Publisher's description
Type special characters without knowing the complicated keyboard combinations
PopChar is an invaluable utility application that lets you insert special characters, accented and foreign letters etc. from all installed fonts into your documents.
PopChar Win it allows you to insert special characters , foreign letters and more.
You never need to search for or remember complex keystrokes again! Just pop up the PopChar window, click the desired character, and the character is inserted into your current document.
PopChar Win is the Windows sibling of the famous PopChar utility, which has been available on the Macintosh for many years. Now you can enjoy the ease of use of these award-wining Macintosh utilities on the Windows platforms. If a font contains Unicode characters, you can check "Unicode" in the Settings menu to see all of them, neatly arranged in the standard Unicode categories.
Here are some key features of "PopChar":
В· Inserts special characters right into your document - no font cheat sheet, no copy & paste, no need to remember keyboard combinations
В· Simple to use: Just click to insert characters
В· Full Unicode support with different comfortable views and pop-up menu for quick navigation among groups of characters.
В· Search for characters by name, by Unicode number or by simply pasting some text from your document into the search field.
В· Magnifier Tool provides an enlarged view to see all details of characters including their position relative to the baseline.
В· Work across font boundaries and see all available characters system-wide.
В· Recent characters view for instant access to your frequently used characters
В· Flexible user interface to satisfy the individual needs of different users
В· Displays the keystrokes needed to create selected characters.
В· Automatically detects the current font in many popular applications (including Word, Excel, Illustrator, PageMaker).
В· Optimized Font menu that contains only the most recently used fonts, giving quick access to the required font, even with hundreds of fonts installed
В· Various insertion modes: Insert characters as plain or formatted text
В· Inserts HTML symbols
В· Hot key activation
В· Context menu allows you to copy the selected character to the clipboard in various formats (including Unicode number and HTML code).
В· Automatically starts at login
В· Some special characters are disabled
What's New in This Release:В· Support for Unicode 6.0.
В· PopChar now let you remove recent characters.
В· When a new version of PopChar is announced, it is now possible to skip just this version yet receive announcements for subsequent versions.
В· The PopChar installer now automatically exits a possibly running version of PopChar.
В· Improved handling of favorite fonts when fonts were installed/uninstalled in Windows.
В· Improved display of some characters in fonts containing surrogate characters, e.g., Aegean, Code2001.
В· Improved positioning of some complex characters in the magnifying glass.
В· Improves an erroneous paragraph in the section "Finding fonts that contain certain characters" of the help file.
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Major Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall