Phone signs ✆ ☎ ☏

Phone signs ✆ ☎ ☏ (make phone symbols on your keyboard)Signos del teléfono ✆ ☎ ☏ (sìmbolos del teléfono en tu teclado)
Phone symbol

This one is one of the most known signs by everyone. We could see them in our cellphone buttons, telephone boxes, advertising (near telephone number) and also in Facebook, Myspace, Youtube and many other websites. Phone ✆ ☎ ☏ are a popular computer symbols that people had been texting from the times when Unicode encoding was developed. And did you know you can type them right from your keyboard? I'll show you how to do it by using different techniques depending on your Operating System and tastes.

Phone
Phone
Emoji
📴📱
📲📞📟
Text symbols

Retro phone

How to input phone symbols

Choose your system and find out.

Windows

Shift States

Configure your keyboard layout in Windows so that you can type all additional symbols you want as easy as any other text. Takes about 5-10 minutes to set things up, but you'll be typing like a boss. You can assign phone symbols and any other text characters to your keyboard using this technique.

Character Map

CharMap allows you to view and use all characters and symbols available in all fonts (some examples of fonts are "Arial", "Times New Roman", "Webdings") installed on your computer. You can input phone symbols using it.

Mac

Emoji on iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch)

How to input Emoji on iOS iPhone, iPod & iPad (illustrated)
How to input Emoji on iOS iPhone, iPod & iPad Simple and beautiful way to discover how to add a virtual keyboard for Emoji symbols visible as small pictures. The keyboard itself is preinstalled on your iOS device, so you don't have to download, or buy anything.

Character Palette

Character Palette allows you to view and use all characters and symbols, including phones, available in all fonts (some examples of fonts are "Arial", "Times New Roman", "Webdings") installed on your computer.


Linux

From Keyboard

Unicode hex code Symbol
2706
260E
260F

There actually are 3 different ways to type symbols on Linux with a keyboard. But only third and fourth level chooser keys and unicode hex codes can produce phone text symbols.

Character map

Character map allows you to view and use all characters and symbols available in all fonts (some examples of fonts are "Arial", "Times New Roman", "Webdings") installed on your computer. It can also help you lookup Unicode codes for entering symbols with keyboard.

HTML code

Following is a list of HTML and JavaScript entities for phone symbols. In Javascript you should write like a = "this \u2669 symbol" if you want to include a special symbol in a string.

HTML entity JS entity Symbol
✆ \u2706
☏ \u260f
☏ \u260f


Article updated on 2014-05-25 23:44:26