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Font editor for Windows

There are two options I'm aware of that will work natively under Windows: FontForge is the obvious suggestion. It helps that it is cross-platform. One screen-shot: Softy is a very old piece of ...
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URI percent-encoding of characters (UTF-8)

As answered on askubuntu you could run some Python code. # To encode: python -c "import urllib, sys; print urllib.quote(sys.argv[1])" "String to encode" # To decode: python -c "import urllib, sys; ...
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Unicode keyboard shortcuts known from Linux on Windows?

Though it's not working via Unicode Sequences as you describe, I'd strongly recommend wincompose: it uses the same compose sequences as there are available natively on Linux, and they are much more ...
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Online Unicode renderer

Uniview can show characters as a graphic, hence it will work regardless of fonts installed on your system (as the browser needs the fonts too to display characters as characters and not images)
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Unicode keyboard shortcuts known from Linux on Windows?

Finally a solution exists, its name is AutoHotkey. I wrote myself an AutoHotkey script like below. You have just to release Ctrl (and on US keyboard layouts or on numpads also Shift) after pressing "...
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Source code editor for Windows that lets me set a font for each Unicode script

Rather than trying to find an IDE or editor that allows different projects/files to use different fonts while not try to find and use a Mono Spaced font that covers all of your required languages. ...
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Unicode string analyser with neatly arranged results

You can get more or less what you need using python and its unicodedata module - something like: import unicodedata as ucd u = u'The UK uses £ but Japan ¥' for c in u: print c, "%04x" % ord(c), ...
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Unicode string analyser with neatly arranged results

You can easily change the presentation by piping the output of unicode into a bit of text rewriting. To get the same presentation as the UniView web app: unicode -s 'Oh, hai' | perl -000 -ne '/^U+(.*)...
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Font editor for Windows

Font Creator. It allows more than 2,000 composite glyphs as well as import images (GIF, PNG, BMP, etc.) and vector files (PDF, AI, EPS, etc).
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Alternative for Python Shell

As far as I understand, you want to interactively type in said data at the prompt, while your Python script is running. (Otherwise, the most-likely already-installed Windows PowerShell ISE would have ...
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Converting non-ASCII Unicode symbols into words

Not a package, but two simple functions that may already do what you want to achieve: import unicodedata def InsertUnicodeCharNames(inputstring): result = "" for ch in inputstring: ...
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Unicode character picker but for a custom selection of characters

Seems like I finally found a very nice solution: https://lintalist.github.io/ It's actually written in Autohotkey and is capable of much more than I need but also does what I need very well. ...
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Unicode keyboard shortcuts known from Linux on Windows?

Windows support this for as long as I remember, but you need to enable it in registry with: reg add "HKCU\Control Panel\Input Method" /v EnableHexNumpad /t REG_SZ /d 1 Then you can type µ with Alt ...
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Tool to convert HTML entities & numeric code representations of Unicode characters to UTF-8 (Windows CLI)

There is a unix command called recode that can do this. You can find a Windows port as part of UnixUtils and there is a Chocolatey package which would install and add it to your PATH. Example output: ...
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Unicode keyboard shortcuts known from Linux on Windows?

I found out that there is some way how to work with Unicode keyboard shortcuts in Microsoft Office. If I write Unicode code (e.g. "00b5") and press Alt + X, the code changes to micro letter (µ) ...
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A tool to format text with Unicode combining characters l̲i̲k̲e̲ t̅h̅i̅s̅

Implemented myself: https://gist.github.com/vi/2d6b268cc243c138358f3d1b88120ff5 $ formatunicode '-Check- Test of ^the^ _tool_' C̶h̶e̶c̶k̶ Test of t̅h̅e̅ t̲o̲o̲l̲ One may need to add additional ...
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Source code editor for Windows that lets me set a font for each Unicode script

Emacs configures its fonts through fontsets. 'nough said? Emacs comes with a sample file called HELLO that contains the word “hello” in some common scripts. You can display it with C-h h (press Ctrl+...
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Editor that can edit UTF-8 texts that contain non-printable characters

Give the CudaText a try. Free, open source For MacOS, Linux, Windows Supports binary files, via showing non-text chars like "x00" for 0-char, and keeps these chars on saving correctly
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Android app for exporting contacts properly to csv / ods / xlsx

first of all i have to say vCard (.vcf) is the standard for exchanging/storing contact-information and if somehow possible you should stay with it for data-consistency! export your contacts from the ...
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Windows tool to recursively download website preserving Unicode filenames

You can use HTTrack Website Copier for this. You can download it from This link.
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Libraries to work with Unicode in C?

Not a library as such, but I wrote some UTF-8 functions for my own C projects, which you can find here in the unicode.h and unicode.c files. They use the MIT licence so you can basically do whatever ...
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