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Emoji Plugin

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Greebo, Hrun, Ponder Stibbons, Binky

plugin Emoji substitution plugin using graphics from EmojiOne

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This extension has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues.

Tagged with emoji, smileys, unicode

The emoji plugin lets you insert emoji in wiki pages. Graphics are from EmojiOne and are licensed with a Creative Commons license.


Search and install the plugin using the Extension Manager. Refer to Plugins on how to install plugins manually.

This plugin was released on 2018-10-18. Download that release from GitHub and install manually.

:!: PHP 5.3 or later is required.


The source for downloading emoji graphics can be configured. The options are to use the plugin's built-in graphics, use a public CDN (currently, or use an external CDN of your choosing. The last option requires you to set the base URI to download from. The assets folder from this plugin, or from EmojiOne, needs to be copied to the download location. Please note that EmojiOne 2.2.7 was the last version to be available under the Creative Commons license.


  1. Copy the Unicode character, ๐Ÿ˜„
  2. Type a shortname, :smile:
  3. Type an emoticon, :-)

While editing a wiki page, when you begin to type a shortname you will see a popup with suggested emoji. Use the up and down arrow keys or mouse to select an emoji, continue typing a name to see other suggestions, and press Tab or Enter to insert the selected emoji in the page. Type Space or any other punctuation to dismiss the popup. It will also go away if there are no more suggestions.


Possible future options are configurable alternate graphics and a helper plugin.

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Known Bugs and Issues

Suggestion data for the autocomplete popup is not loaded from a CDN.

Why on my wiki, when seeing with Android mobile, emojis are shown much larger than text? My wiki


The emoji shortcode website has moved to, but it no longer shows shortcodes. Does someone know an alternative reference?

โ€” sleeping 2020-04-19 20:16

plugin/emoji.txt ยท Last modified: 2021-06-22 19:32 by nimahamidian

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