Pivotal Tracker currently has a beta feature which allows the user to enter an emoji. According to their example, you need to enclose the emoji in : signs:

Rocket emoji example

They seem to be using the Emoji for PHP library which defines some emoji with multiple words (e.g. black sun with rays).

How can I use one of these multi-word emojis in Pivotal Tracker?

Note: Attempting to use :no entry sign:, for example, simply outputs the text, rather than the emoji icon.


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Some of these can be output by replacing the spaces with underscores (_).

For example, :no_entry_sign: will work, but :black_sun_with_rays will not work.

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