A utility software that quickly lets you access all kinds of special characters

PopChar X for Mac

PopChar X 8.7

  -  4.83 MB  -  Demo
  • Latest Version

    PopChar X 10.2

  • Operating System

    Mac OS X 10.6 or later

  • User Rating

    Click to vote
  • Author / Product

    Ergonis / External Link

  • Filename


  • MD5 Checksum


Sometimes latest versions of the software can cause issues when installed on older devices or devices running an older version of the operating system.

Software makers usually fix these issues but it can take them some time. What you can do in the meantime is to download and install an older version of PopChar X 8.7.

For those interested in downloading the most recent release of PopChar X for Mac or reading our review, simply click here.

All old versions distributed on our website are completely virus-free and available for download at no cost.

We would love to hear from you

If you have any questions or ideas that you want to share with us - head over to our Contact page and let us know. We value your feedback!

  • PopChar X 8.7 Screenshots

    The images below have been resized. Click on them to view the screenshots in full size.

    PopChar X 8.7 Screenshot 1

What's new in this version:

- Compatible with macOS Catalina
- Support for Unicode 12.0 (including Emoji 12.0)
- In addition to the backspace key, the forward delete key can now also be used to clear the hotkey in PopChar's preferences
- Internal reorganization of localizations ensures compatibility with future versions of macOS
- Improved handling of situations where a copy of PopChar was already running when a new instance was launched
- The diagnostics report now contains information about all foreground and background processes
- Clarified explanation for beta tests when the final version may require a license update
- Internal redesign of adjustments for fonts with special properties
- When unregistered, PopChar no longer tries to use a legacy license from old preferences
- The distribution disk image is now notarized and can be mounted on macOS Catalina
- The built-in installer's localization settings have been updated to ensure compatibility with future versions of macOS
- Updated character names for the Font Awesome font family (corresponds to version 5.10)
- Works around a metrics and display problem with the extra-wide logo characters in recent versions of Font Awesome
- Works around a display anomaly with certain combined characters in the system font on Catalina
- Fixes a problem in the built-in installer, which could not register the installed application with the Finder in certain circumstances
- Fixes a problem that caused the built-in installer to stall on macOS Catalina, even though the actual installation succeeded