Add Emoji to Text layers

You can add emoji to any Text object on your canvas, or in your Comments. Figma uses the Apple emoji style.

I want to use Emoji on:

MacOS

You can add emoji to any Text object via the Emoji Picker:

  1. Create a Text object in the canvas.
  2. Use the keyboard shortcut Ctrl-Command-Space to display the Emoji picker: 
  3. Type the name of your emoji in the field provided.
  4. Select the emoji from the search results to add it to the Text object.

Windows

Before you can add emoji to Text objects, you will need to enable the Touch Keyboard:

  1. Right-click on the Windows task bar.
  2. Click on the Show touch keyboard button.

You can then add emoji to any Text object via the touch keyboard:

  1. Create a Text object in the canvas.
  2. Click the Touch Keyboard icon.
  3. Select the Emoji option:
  4. Choose the emoji you would like to use, to add it to your Text object.
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