Take the 2-minute tour ×
Web Applications Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for power users of web applications. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Facebook started turning emoticons used in comments on status updates graphical:

enter image description here

How do I turn off this behaviour? Preferably inside Facebook, but otherwise with a user-side script or user-side stylesheet? I'm using Firefox (version 11 at work, 15 at home).

share|improve this question
    
I only see them on the comments; not the status updates. –  Fuhrmanator Oct 16 '12 at 3:34
add comment

1 Answer

The solution involves setting some Custom CSS in FB Purity, go here for the full method:

How to hide facebook smileys / emoticons with FB Purity. Full list of codes.

Update N.B The latest version of the FB Purity browser extension now has a built in option to turn off the graphical emoticons, so the Custom CSS is no longer required.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.