PopChar 8.4

Description for PopChar 8.4

PopChar helps you get the most out of your font collection. With its crystal-clear interface, PopChar provides a frustration-free way to access any font’s special characters.


  • Expanded accessibility – Your Mac includes over 700 fonts, each of which contains thousands of characters — Why not make them as accessible as possible? PopChar makes it happen.
  • Interface advantages – PopChar displays easy-to-analyze tables of characters, giving you an ultra-convenient interface. You can’t access most of these characters from your keyboard — PopChar puts them within your reach.
  • Liberating compatibility – No matter what app you are using, PopChar brings snappy simplicity to all font-related tasks. Whether you’re working with a word processor or a Web browser, PopChar integrates seamlessly.
  • Smarter searching – PopChar’s seasoned search capabilities will help you find what you are looking for, whether you need to search for a character by name, identify fonts that contain specific characters, or explore the entire character set of a font.

Requirements: OS X 10.6 or later

Web Site: http://www.ergonis.com/products/popcharx/

What’s New in PopChar 8.4

  • Compatible with macOS Mojave.
  • Support for Unicode 11.0, including the new Emoji 11 characters.
  • New builtin layout for Emojis 11.0.
  • Support for Mojave’s dark mode.
  • PopChar now remembers the selected font collection across restarts.
  • The shape finder button is now hidden when it makes no sense in the current mode.
  • The group button is now located next to the shape finder button (instead of the top part of the scrollbar).
  • Clarified warning in the German version of the builtin installer.
  • Improved hotkey field implementation avoids issues when the window loses focus and is prepared for Mojave.
  • Small changes that improve visibility of certain icons.
  • All internal URLs to the Ergonis server now use secure https connections.
  • Reduced network traffic when checking for new versions.
  • Fixes a drawing problem with extremely slow response on Mojave.
  • Fixes a cosmetic problem with a partially cut off button in the Preview/Sample views.
  • Fixes a text artifact that appeared on top of the formatted insertion mode button on Mojave.

  • Fixes cosmetic issues with cutoff icons and buttons.
  • Fixes the firsttime hint in the German version, where the text was truncated.
  • Fixes a potential crash when the PopChar window was moved offscreen.
  • Fixes strange jumps while moving the PopChar window.
  • Fixes a problem where the progress window could not be dismissed when the update to a newer version failed.



PopChar 8.4