The new Google Hangouts replaced the normal Google Chat ASCII-ish emoticons with somewhat disturbed looking gumdrops. Is there any way to change this emoticon set, or even put it back to how it was before? Note that I just want to change the way I see it, I'm not trying to give myself new emoticons to use in chat.
In Firefox, add the following rules to your userContent.css
This should remove the image and display the UTF-8 equivalent instead.
If you want to replace them with a different set of images (and have a lot of patience), you can add the following rules instead, for each one you want to change.
The class for each one can be found by inspecting the DOM of the selection menu.
You can try the Vulcan extension if you are using Google Chrome. Its purpose is to