Adding Emojis

Option 1: The Emoji-Picker

Opening the Emoji-Picker

Open the emoji picker in the input field (1) by clicking on the emoji (2).

How to use the Emoji-Picker

In the upper input field (1) of the emoji-picker you can search for the emoji of your choice.

The image bar below will allow you to jump to different emoji categories (2).

You can - as in most parts of Grape – navigate through the emoji selection with the arrow keys. To choose your wanted emoji you can press the enter key or simply use your own computer mouse (3).

Option 2: Emoji-Quick-Selection

Opening the Quick Selection

Press the ”:” (colon) – key on your keyboard and choose the emoji you want with the arrow keys and then press enter.

If you know the description of the emoji you can also start to type it and choose it by pressing enter.


On the desktop-version the emojis will be shown in text form. This way you get to know the emoji description for the quick selection.

By clicking the enter key, the message will be sent and the emoji will show.