: Unicode character recognition.

Unicode character information

Equals sign

Displayed on your computer as: =
(if the character is not rendered properly, you may not have the appropriate fonts)

Unicode name: Equals sign
Alternative names: Codepoint (hexadecimal): 0x003D
Codepoint (decimal): 61
In unicode block: Basic Latin

Html entities:

= or =

Character input:

There is no universal input system for Unicode characters. But you can use the system specific input methods below.

WindowsHold down Alt and press + on the numeric keyboard. Type: 003D and release Alt. A registry key needs to be enabled for this to work. See Unicode input (wikipedia) for more details.
Linux: Hold down Crtl and ⇧ Shift and type U003D. Now press ↵ Enter and release Crtl and ⇧ Shift.

Other Infos:

General category: Sm (Math_Symbol): A symbol of primarily mathematical use.
Bidirectional class is: ON (Other_Neutral): Most other symbols and punctuation marks.
Canocial combining class is: 0 (Not_Reordered): Spacing and enclosing marks; also many vowel and consonant signs, even if nonspacing.