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Questions tagged [emoji]

For questions about the use of emoji (small pictures to express a certain emotional expressions and other objects) on Stack Exchange.

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Can/should emojis be disabled across SE?

Today I found my first ever (to the best of memory) emoji in a post. Source Having no idea this was even possible I came here looking for some history. I found there is an emoji tag. There seems ...
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Do we want emojis in posts?

Looking for a canonical question and answer on this issue. This question (see edit history) on Pets.se has prompted me to ask this question. In all honesty I think we just don't need a comic ...
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Extra space on top of the first comment in iOS app

The first comment of this question has an extra space on top, presumably by the emoji. However it's fine when viewed from the inbox: iPhone version: App Version: 1.6.6.2 Device: iPad 2 (GSM) OS ...
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Searching for emoji in chat is 💩 (broken) [duplicate]

Recently, I've been recommending music in chat, 'tagging' it with emoji (🎶). But they don't come up in search! https://chat.stackexchange.com/search?q=%F0%9F%8E%B6&room=118 Yea, this is ...
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Is it okay to use Emojis in your user profile's location field?😉😃😊😉😆😅😄😃

Is it permissible to use Emojis in the field for your location like I do now, or is this not? If it is not permissible, should we have an error message to prevent this? Example, my profile.
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Emoji don't hide in spoilers

When putting emoji into spoilers on Stack Exchange, like in the example below: The emoji appears without hovering over the spoiler, but the text doesn't appear when not hovering over the spoiler. ...
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How to insert 'Emoji' in stackexchange posts? [duplicate]

It had been some times I joined Stackoverflow. And it is really a massive stage for knowledge sharing. Stackexchange posts support Markdown syntax. In GitHub Markdown we can insert Emoji. Like if we ...
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Support Emoji in Markdown

Stack Exchange uses Markdown, but unlike so many other sites that use Markdown, we don't support Emoji. I'd like to be able to write :smile:, :thumbsup:, :heart: or even :poop: and have it render ...
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Emojis in careers messaging result in ��

Stack Exchange Careers clobbered my 😅 into ��. This offends my basic human right of using emojis in professional communication with prospective employers. It also probably means that somewhere in the ...
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Replacement char � (FFFD) in URLs [duplicate]

This question Why do emoji like 💩 appear when I use Safari, but not Chrome? Has a canonical URL of Why do emoji like 💩 appear when I use Safari, but not Chrome? Which is an encoded ...
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Comments with specific emoji combination breaks the iOS App when viewed [duplicate]

A comment with many emojis breaks the iOS App [blank screen & Request Failed] when viewed. See this question about emojis with the App for a working example. I'll attempt to recreate the scenario ...
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Emoji might be overwhelming the app

When trying to view iOS SE: What happens when I use Emoji's? via the iOS app, I get this: It's consistent, retrying does not help and the request always fail. All other questions load just ...
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iOS SE: What happens when I use Emoji's?

I can post [ ✨😜✨] emojis in an SE question from the iOS App. What is the result for users without the emoji character set?