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Emojis should be recognized

When adding an emoji manually by typing in the characters, it should be recognized automatically and displayed as an emoji.

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      • Josephine commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hi Sven,

        this is at least a step forward. This is how we are used to select emojis. Additionally it would be great, if characters (especially when typing on desktop application) would be recognized as emojis as well.

      • Josephine commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hi Sven,

        this improvement would be an increase in usability. Many (desktop) users are typing in the characters for emojis and it's known behaviour from Office, e.g. MS Teams, that characters are converted into emojis. We're chosing the emojis from the list (mainly on mobile) and it would be convenient, if there would be a list of latest used emojis as well.

      • Josephine commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hi Sven,

        in my opinion this would improve the usability of the emojis. Many users are inserting the characters for their emojis (when working on the desktop). If we're selecting emojis from the list (mainly on mobile) it would also be convenient to have a list of latest used emojis.

      • AdminSven Hoffmann (Product Owner, COYO) commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hey Josephine, I know this has been the case in COYO 3 but whats the actual use case for this? In my opinion people are used to insert emojis directly by now instead of using characters. And people who choose to use the character version are mostly annoyed if those get "translated" automatically?!

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