Windows 10 Tips : Using Emoji

Tim Wells
1 min readJul 22, 2020

Do you ever find yourself typing something on your Windows 10 computer and wish you could add an Emoji?

Well, you’re in luck thanks to the built in Emoji keyboard.

When you’re in an active text entry, be it a document or sending a message or anywhere really, you can press the Windows Key + .


The windows key and period (Win + .) key combo will open an emoji selector and you can select from it or keep typing to filter the results to make it easy to find the emoji you want. 👍

Example view of the emoji keyboard in windows 10
Adding emojis in Windows 10



Tim Wells

Self taught software developer and photographer.