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  1. Easier to use the *hidden* standard emojis.

    Currently, standard emojis are only accessible by using non-Windows-smiley-shortcuts. For example: :cat: works, :***: does not - instead :s changes into some weird nervous windows smiley.

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  2. More Inspiration

    Answers should be organised like in Slack. Lines with emoticons in a row should be possible.Currently Teams looks to buerocratic.

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  3. Add zoom feature when my cursor hovers over gifs in Giphy

    GIFs in giphy are hard to see and the text within the gifs are always too small to read. Adding a zoom feature will remove the need for clicking it to add it to the text field and so I can actually see it. Then if the gif isn't dank enough, I have to remove it and then search the same query to find another gif. It's makes sending dank gifs to my coworkers difficult.

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  4. [BUG] Emojis displayed in the sidebar message preview don't match chat

    A regular smily face emoji typed in chat displays as a wide grinning emoji in the sidebar message preview

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  5. Microsoft Ninjacat Emoji

    Please add a Microsoft ninjacat emoji to the chat. Compare this link for details and examples: https://news.microsoft.com/life/ninja-cat/

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  6. 1 vote
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  7. Emoctions

    Same Emoctions should be made available for iPhone as android

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  10. Inappropriate GIFs in the Teams library

    There is a GIF in the library that uses the "N" word. I can think of few things more offensive in the work environment. Screenshot provided upon request, but I'm sure not posting it. Please advise.

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  11. Personal Message filter

    I wish there was a setting to suppress all messages containing so called funny gifs.

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  12. Include the gun emoji

    Add the gun emoji to teams chat because it fits with how I feel in many work situations

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  13. emoji and vote

    Dancing granny with the maracas.

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  15. add the 'what's going on?' emoji from skype please

    skype for business has an emoji called 'hey what's going on?' and i'm disappointed that i've been unable to find it in MS teams. it would be a good addition to the product.

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  16. sharing old chat files images

    sharing a gifd first time, it appears previewed in the team msg
    if i share that same img, from old chat msg, rather than upload from pc, it doesnt show the preview gif,

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  17. cant play my gifs

    wenn jemand mir eine gif schickt, kann ich es nicht abspielen. da kommt grünes display mehr nicht. ich habe auch mein flash player neu installiert.

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  18. emoticons

    Emoticon popup UI error stuck if using keyboard.

    If you type :-) and hit Enter inside chat, the Emoticon popup UI is stuck, you can't dismiss it using keyboard it remains there and you can't dismiss it unless you click on it and then it does nothing. Bad user experience using keyboard for chat having this UI stuck and having to use the mouse to dismiss it by click on a emoticon you don't want.

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  20. GIFs on desktop version of Teams

    Can't view (add or see) GIFs on desktop version, only on online version

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