QuickTip – Windows Emoji Keyboard Shortcut

Since today is World Emoji Day, the below tip is rather relevant!

Did you know that Windows now has a keyboard shortcut built in to allow to access emojis?

Windows key and period / full stop *


Windows key and colon


This will function across multiple applications and is not limited to Skype for Business.  Enjoy!!


Word 2016

Windows Emoji Shortcut - Word 2016


Skype for Business

Windows Emoji Shortcut - Skype for Business





* – choose whichever suits your cultural preference…..

Rhoderick Milne [MSFT]

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