¥ Yen Sign Alt Code

Below is the Alt code keyboard shortcut for inserting the Japanese yen sign currency symbol. This symbol is also used as the Chinese yuan sign currency symbol (Renminbi). If you are new to ALT codes and need detailed instructions on how to use them, please read How to Use ALT Codes to Enter Special Characters. For the the complete list of the ASCII based Windows ALT Codes, refer to Windows ALT Codes for Special Characters & Symbols.

 

Symbol¥
Symbol NameYen sign
Yuan sign
Windows Alt CodeALT 157 or ALT 0165
Windows Alt X Code00A5 ALT X
Mac Option Key ShortcutOption + y
HTML Entity
Named Character
Reference
¥
HTML Entity
Numeric Character Reference (Hexadecimal)
&#x00A5
HTML Entity
Numeric Character Reference (Decimal)
&#165
Unicode Code PointU+00A5

 

Symbol
Symbol NameFullwidth yen sign
Windows Alt CodeALT 65509
Windows Alt X CodeFFE5 ALT X
Mac Option Key Shortcutn/a
HTML Entity
Named Character
Reference
n/a
HTML Entity
Numeric Character Reference (Hexadecimal)
&#xFFE5
HTML Entity
Numeric Character Reference (Decimal)
&#65509
Unicode Code PointU+FFE5