If you like to use emojis when adding a post or chatting with your coworkers but you’re using the web app, you can use a keyboard shortcut or add an emoji extension to the Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox browser.
Emoji Picker Keyboard Shortcut
Place your cursor in the text box and then use one of the below keyboard shortcuts to bring up the Emoji picker:
Mac: control + command (⌘) + space
Windows 10: Win + . or Win + ;
Downloading An Emoji Browser Extension
If you don't have a Mac or Windows 10, you can download an Emoji browser extension.
We recommend using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as a browser, as they are both high performing browsers compared to others such as Safari or Internet Explorer. If you are not currently using either of these browsers, you can make the switch by downloading them from your existing browser. Simply google “download Google Chrome,” for example, and follow the steps.
Open Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox and google “emoji extension Google Chrome” or “emoji extension Mozilla Firefox:
Click to add the extension to your browser:
Confirm adding the extension:
The extension will be added to your browser in the top right corner:
Using Emojis On The Web App
- Click the extension button
- Select the desired emoji
- Click “Copy”
- Click back into your message box and paste the emoji into your note
- Send your message