Questions tagged [emoji]

Use for questions about the visual representations, static or otherwise, of emotions or concepts (eg small images of stylised chili pepper on a menu to represent the ‘heat’ of a curry) and for questions about emoticons (textual representations of facial expressions, eg a Smiley :-) ) and for goomojis (Google’s version) and kaomoji (‘upright’ emoticons) and bitmoji (personalised emoji). Do not normally use tag [special-characters] in addition.

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When one of my Slack messages receives an emoji reaction, where can I see when the emoji reaction was sent?

My Slack messages sometime receive emoji reactions. When one of my Slack messages receives an emoji reaction, where can I see when the emoji reaction was sent? Example of emoji reaction: Mouse over ...
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use an arbitrary emoji as a bullet in google slides

🔿 My team is using Google slides for presentation. Another department standard suggests using a rare unicode character, say U+1F53F Upper Right Shadowed White Circle. 🔿 Obviously one can put bullets ...
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Display flag emojis in Google Sheets using Windows 10 [closed]

When I write a flag emoji like 🇨🇳 into a Google Sheets cell it displays as text and not as a flag when I am using Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge in Windows 10. Is there a way to display it as a ...
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How can I prevent Slack from replacing ":)" with some emoji when I write a message?

By default, Slack replaces :) with some emoji when I write a message. How can I prevent Slack from replacing ":)" with some emoji when I write a message?
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What's the shortcut to add emojis in Google Docs text comments?

Talking about adding emojis to text comments. How do I access the emoji drop down menu by keyboard shortcut?
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Slack: How to set custom shortcodes for emojis (short_name shortcodes)

How do I set custom shortcodes for emojis that ship with Slack? First, shortcodes (defined as short_name in the source repo) are what a user types that translates into an emoji. For example, the ...
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How to change emojis available in Slack action menu?

In my Slack workspace, when I hover over a message, an action menu appears, which includes three preset emojis which are available for quick access (checkmark, eyes, hands): However, I don't use ...
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How do I stop Gmail from turning my Unicode emojis into image emojis?

For some reason, whenever I type emojis from the keyboard, it turns them into image emojis. Here are some examples: This is the original combo of emojis: ...and this is the result of sending or ...
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How to process emoji reactions to your slack bot's messages in Node.js? [closed]

I have a Slack bot written in Node.js and I'd like to make it so the bot can process (and answer) every time a person reacts to the bot's messages with an emoji. I understand probably I will only be ...
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How do I prevent my custom Slack emojis from shrinking when uploaded?

I am trying to upload this image to Slack's custom emoji feature: When I go to upload this image as a custom Slack emoji, the image becomes shrunk and surrounded with a dark background, making the ...
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Exporting to PDF from Google Sheets removes emoji

I have designed a schedule in Google Sheets that uses emoji to indicate the character of each days activities. They display perfectly in Google Sheets. I want to physically print the sheet but when I ...
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How to save Gmail emoticons/emojis to use on other apps

I like Gmail style/design of emoticons/emojis: How can I save them as PNG/JPEG to be imported on other applications like Slack? Slack allows importing emojis as PNG/JPEG files. Ideally, is there any ...
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How do I get back the old facebook messenger emoji in messenger.com?

The ones on the left are the old emoji I used to have and liked, but now the emoji look like the ones on the right. What do I do to continue seeing the old ones? Is it possible to go back to the older ...
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What emoji characters are supported in Jira's Quick Filters?

I notice that when I create a Quick Filter with some emoji (e.g. ☺️) it saves, but when I try others (e.g. 😀) it doesn't save. Which emoji characters does Jira support in the Quick Filters?
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Exporting Telegram chat histories with emojis and images

I would like to export my chat histories from Telegram. Their support wiki article describes how to do it by printing from web.telegram.org loaded in Google Chrome. However, this is undesirable for ...
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Add emojis to Slack in bulk

I feel expressively restricted by the emojis that come with slack by default. I want to :party_parrot: and :table_flip: - I want to live! But I do not want to add custom emojis one by one. How do I ...
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How can I create "friendmoji's" - dual Bitmoji images with 2 people in the same image?

The Bitmoji platform now supports "Friendmoji's" – the ability to show 2 people within the same image. Here's an example: What are the various ways I can generate these images?
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How do I make the HipChat emoticon bigger?

When I'm adding an emoticon on HipChat I can see the following dashboard: I don't my emoticon to be the smallest possible one @1x. Instead, I'd like it to be @4x. How do I make a larger emoticon?
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How to add emoji to YouTube/Google+ account name?

I watched a few videos on how to add emoji to a YouTube/Google+ account name, but when I tried to add the 🤣 emoji, it says Some characters aren't allowed. I've tried a few different emojis, but ...
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How do I type an emoji in GroupMe with a keyboard shortcut?

In Skype, it looks like I can just encapsulate the emoji name I want in parentheses. How do I do something like this in GroupMe?
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How do spammers add icons to their mail subjects?

Looking at the junk mail folder of my outlook.com account, I see some mails that have unusual icons on them - check box, American flag, maple leaf (symbolizing Canada I suppose, though the color is a ...
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Can a Slackbot create emoji?

The only emoji command I can find is https://api.slack.com/methods/emoji.list Is there a way to programatically create custom emoji? Or is the only way via manual process - https://get.slack.help/hc/...
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How to filter messages with animated emoji in the subject in Gmail?

I was trawling through my spam folder (which I rarely do, because Gmail rarely has false positives) and I noticed something interesting: Something like over half of the messages have at least one ...
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How can I turn off or hide animated emoji icons in subject lines in Gmail? [duplicate]

Recently I've been receiving spam and commercial emails that include special unicode characters in the subject line that display as tiny animated icons in the Gmail web app. This post on Stack ...
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How do you turn off email icons in Gmail?

I received one actual Google message and at least three spam emails today which displayed an icon of some sort in the subject title. I cannot find an option to turn off this visual noise; some of the ...
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Disable a single (or small number of) emoji in Slack

How do we remove the middle finger emoji from Slack's symbol set for our team?
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How to prevent Gmail from transforming Unicode characters to emojis?

I'm trying to create an email signature in which I'd use the Unicode character 📞 as the 'phone icon. However, Gmail is transforming it into a huge image upon send, and I can't do anything ...
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Google Slides displays emoji in Black & White

I am using emoji in a slide show. However, when I play the slideshow, the emoji show up in Black & White. Any idea how to fix this? I know I can download the show as a .pptx file but I also want ...
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How to enter a multi-word emoji into Pivotal Tracker?

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: They seem to be using the Emoji for PHP ...
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Does Coderwall support emoticons?

Does Coderwall support emoticons or emoji of any kind - or is the site too serious-minded for that? I was trying to put a smiley face in one of my posts. I am not very emoji-intelligent, but it didn'...
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Is Facebook actively blocking emojis?

When I post all emojis that are available in OSX Mountain Lion on Google+, I get this (Safari screenshot): When I do exactly the same on Facebook I get this (Safari screenshot): Is it possible that ...
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What are these funny characters on Twitter?

Recently I've noticed many strange characters appearing on Twitter. Based on one person's joke tweet I read I think they may be emoji or something similar. How can I get these displaying properly in ...
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