Express yourself with emoticons

Emoticons are graphic images that you can use to express emotions within an instant message conversation.

Add an emoticon to a message

  1. In the conversation window, click Select an emoticon button .

  2. Choose the emoticon that you want to use, and then press ENTER .

    Important: We're sorry, but unlike other Mac applications, you cannot add custom emoticons or emoticons from other applications to Lync for Mac. For a list of more emoticons that you can use in Lync for Mac, see the article Keyboard shortcuts for emoticons.

    Notes: If you don't want to use emoticons, you can turn them off.

    On the Lync menu, click Preferences > Appearance  Lync Preferences, Appearance Icon . Under Emoticons, clear the Show emoticons in instant messages check box.

See also

Keyboard shortcuts for emoticons

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