How to insert symbols in Facebook

How to insert symbols in Facebook (with Images)

What is it: If you are a Facebook user you might have seen some of your friends using interesting symbols along with their status update and comments. Something like the below, have you ever wondered how do they do it!!

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Why is it important: Nothing so great about it and its pretty simple but using these symbols makes your status update and comments more attractive!

How to insert symbols in Facebook comments and status updates?

Follow the below instructions to use symbols in your FB.

Instructions for Desktop users:

Step 1: Press and hold the Alt key on your keyboard and enter the below numbers to get the corresponding symbols.

Note: Make sure to use the Numpad (right side of the keyboard) to enter numbers and not the numbers on top.

Instructions for Laptop users:

Step 1: Press and hold the Alt + Fn key on your keyboard and enter the below numbers to get the corresponding symbols.

Note: Make sure to use the Numpad (right side of keyboard) to enter umbers and not the numbers on top. If your Laptop is missing Numpad you can simply Copy and Paste the symbols from here to your Facebook.

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Num Symbol

1              ☺

2              ☻

3              ♥

4              ♦

5              ♣

6              ♠

7              •

8              ◘

9              ○

10            ◙

11            ♂

12            ♀

13            ♪

14            ♫

15            ☼

16            ►

17            ◄

18            ↕

19            ‼

20            ¶

You can try out more numbers like 21, 22 etc..for different symbols.

In addition to the above mentioned symbols you can also copy and paste the below symbols to your Facebook. Use your mouse to Select the symbol and Copy from here and Paste to you Facebook comments or status updates etc.

Symbol                Description

¢                             Cent

£                             Pound

¤                             Currency

¥                             Yen

€                             Euro Sign

§                             Section

©                            Copyright

®                            Registered Trademark

™                            Trademark

°                             Degrees – e.g. 65°

¹                             Superscript 1

²                             Superscript 2

³                             Superscript 3

·                             Middle Dot

¸                            Spacing Cedilla

¼                            Fraction 1/4

½                            Fraction 1/2

¾                            Fraction 3/4

¿                             Inverted Question Mark

×                             Multiplication

÷                             Division Sign

•                             Bullet Point

◊                             Lozenge

℠                            Service Mark

✓                           Check Mark

✔                          Heavy Check Mark

✕                          Multiplication Sign

✖                          Heavy Multiplication Sign

✗                           Ballot

✘                          Heavy Ballot

✝                           Latin Roman Cross

✞                           Latin Cross 3D Shadow

✟                           Latin Cross Outline

✠                           Maltese Cross

✡                           Star of David

❛                           Quotation Mark Single Turned Comma

❜                           Quotation Mark Single Comma

❝                          Quotation Mark Double Turned Comma

❞                          Quotation Mark Double Comma

℃                         Celsius

℅                          Care Of

℉                          Farenheit

№                         Numero Symbol (Number Sign)

℗                         Sound Recording Copyright

℞                          Prescription Take Pharmaceutical Symbol

Ω                          Ohm

℧                          Inverted Ohm

☀                          Sunshine – Sun

☁                         Cloudy – Cloud – Dark Cloud

☂                          Raining – Rain – Umbrella

☃                          Snow – Snowman

☄                         Shooting Star

★                          Star Solid

☆                          Star Outline

☇                           Lightning

☈                           Thunderstorm

☉                          Sun

☊                          Ascending Node

☋                          Descending Node

☌                          Conjunction

☍                          Opposition

☎                           Phone

☏                           Phone Symbol Outline

☐                           Check Box

☑                           Check Box Check Mark

☒                           Ballot Box with X

☓                           St. Andrew’s Cross

♔                          White King

♕                          White Queen

♖                          White Rook

♗                          White Bishop

♘                          White Knight

♙                          White Pawn

♚                          Black King

♛                          Black Queen

♜                          Black Rook

♝                          Black Bishop

♞                          Black Knight

♟                          Black Pawn

☚                          Left-Pointing Index Finger

☛                          Right-Pointing Index Finger

☜                          Left-Pointing Index Finger

☝                          Upwards Pointing Index Finger

☞                          Right Pointing Index Finger

☟                          Downwards Pointing Index Finger

☠                          Skull & Crossbones

☡                          Caution Sign

☢                          Radioactive Sign

☣                          Biohazard Sign

☮                          Peace Sign

☯                          Yin & Yang

☹                          Frowning Face

☺                          Smiley Face

☻                          Black Smiley Face

☽                          Waxing Crescent Moon

☾                          Waning Crescent Moon

♈                          Aries

♉                          Taurus

♊                          Gemini

♋                          Cancer

♌                          Leo

♍                          Virgo

♎                          Libra

♏                          Scorpio

♐                          Sagitarius

♑                          Capricorn

♒                          Aquarius

♓                          Pisces

♠                           Black Spade Suit

♢                           Red Diamond Suit

♣                           Black Club Suit (Shamrock)

♤                           Red Spade Suit

♥                           Black Heart Suit (Valentine)

♦                           Black Diamond Suit

♧                           Red Club Suit

♨                          Hot Springs

♩                            Musical Quarter Note

♪                            Musical Eighth Note

♫                           Musical Single Bar Note

♬                           Musical Double Bar Note

♭                           Flat Note

♮                           Natural Note

♯                           Sharp Note

✁                         Cut Above

✂                         Cut Here

✃                         Cut Below

✄                         Scissors

✆                          Public Pay Phone

✇                          Film Reel

✈                          Jet Airplane

✉                          Envelope Mail Email

✌                          Victory Sign

✍                         Signature or Sign Here

✏                         Pencil

✎                         Pencil Diagonal Down

✐                         Pencil Diagonal Up

Now along with your status updates and comments insert symbols in Facebook and make it more attractive. Thanks and have fun!

About Anson

I’m Anson, having versatile experience in Business Process Outsourcing, Finance & Accounting, Information Technology, Operational Excellence & Business Intelligence. I'm currently working in a MNC in Bangalore, India. Learning anything new has always been my passions and if its related to Business and Technology then, I love it. This website/blog is an outcome of my passion towards it and I have been blogging since 2012. Outside business and technology I’m a movie freak who spends hours together watching and learning Cinema.

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