A list of symbols for keys found on most keyboards

This is a handy list of symbols that can help a lot when laying down keyboard shortcuts on tutorials or README pages. The * marks symbols that are not commonly used; those keys are usually referred by their names or an abbreviation.

Symbol Key
^ Ctrl/Control (Mac notation)
Ctrl/Control (Unicode symbol)*
Shift
Caps Lock
Enter/Return
Alt*
Option (Alt on Mac)
Backspace*
Delete (Backspace on Mac)
Tab
Esc*
Win/Windows (Super on Windows)
Cmd/Command (Super on Mac)