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Shapecatcher Reviews

You need to find a specific Unicode character? With Shapecatcher.com you can search through a database of characters by simply drawing your character into a box. It can find the most similar character shapes for your drawing.

Social recommendations and mentions

We have tracked the following product recommendations or mentions on Reddit and HackerNews. They can help you see what people think about Shapecatcher and what they use it for.
  • Kinda off topic but does anyone know this special character? I kinda need it very much. Thank you.
    I found แ”ช and ๐Œ” Try out shapecatcher. - Source: Reddit / 18 days ago
  • why am i the way that i am
    OP already got it, but FYI you can find things like this with shapecatcher.com. I had a feeling those were Canadian syllabics and felt kinda proud when I found them haha. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Does anybody know what code this is?
    Probably https://shapecatcher.com, though possibly OtterSou is just a wizard. - Source: Reddit / about 2 months ago
  • Best ways to find characters?
    Http://shapecatcher.com/ This site lets you draw the Unicode chars and it shows anything alike. - Source: Reddit / 2 months ago
  • Why no overscore?
    Here's the website where I found it: http://shapecatcher.com/. - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • Would greatly appreciate help if someone found a letter that strongly resembles a thunderbolt
    You can look for characters by drawing at http://shapecatcher.com. Though whatever font Activision uses for various swaths of Unicode may make a character look different compared to what you see on other website. - Source: Reddit / 4 months ago
  • ๐Ÿš€ 40 Developer tools to make your programming life a little easier
    This is a tool to help you find Unicode characters. Finding a specific character whose name you don't know is cumbersome. On shapecatcher.com, all you need to know is the shape of the character! - Source: dev.to / 5 months ago
  • You can now use Machine Learning in Gtk+ apps!
    Maybe a unicode character finder like Shapecatcher. - Source: Reddit / 5 months ago
  • I created this letter as part of an alphabet but I have a strong suspicion I've seen it somewhere before. Does it ring any bells? I was thinking maybe it was astrological but I didn't find anything
    Some I remembered offhand; the rest I found by drawing the shape here and then looking them up on wikipedia. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago
  • How can I easily type emojis in Xubuntu 20.04?
    You're welcome! There is gucharmap & But I find it more fun to use this website. - Source: Reddit / 6 months ago

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