Emoji turns into text?

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#1

Is this a glitch? Sometimes on the forum i see a post with something like this: :blush; on it! Sometimes i do it on mobile device! just by clicking the emojis from the menu! Howcome the emojis sometimes do that?


#2

there are multiple ways to add emojis! Some people do it as...

;)
:wink:
Then the actual emoji in keyboards

I hoped this helped!


#3

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#4

This is an error :thumbsup:🏽


#5

And it also sometimes turns into a square. Look at the last emoji you posted.


#6

That is the error :bicyclist:🏽


#7

The square one is if you have the iOS9 emojis with skin tones, as Discourse doesn't support that.

The text (:smiley:) is Discourse's emoji shortcuts, so if they are next to each other, they don't turn into emojis because the system doesn't recognize it as the code.


#8

its not for me


#9

Ok :sweat_smile:.


#10

You wrote

:blush; not :blush: check code


#11

:girl:🏽 :woman::older_man:


#12

Some times you have to do a space between the last thing you said and the emoji

Example
Emoji:sunglasses: No space
Emoji :sunglasses: With space


#13

Yes I know but sometimes emojis show up like that when it's spelled correctly


#14

It happens when you put an emoji right after a letter, for example:

Hi:grinning:


#15

THANKs FOR TELLING ME THAT!!!!!!!!!


#16

@FluffyMice I just told you this


#17

i know!


#18

Like this :smiley: