I’ve heard about the Emoji picker you can spawn by hitting
Win Key + ; or
Win Key + . but I was never able to see it until I tweaked the registry. It looks good and does what it’s supposed to.
This guide is about Windows 10 and was tested on build 1709.
Into the registry
Like always you can open the registry by hitting
Win Key + R, this doesn’t change much.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Input\Settings and create a
DWORD value called
EnableExpressiveInputShellHotkey and set it to
This post was written after finding the Windows Central page about it.