Emoji panel type to search Yosemite
Emoji panel type to search Yosemite

Need to find that one emoji for iMessage or just about any other app? Don’t know the name of your favorites? You can trigger the emoji panel with ⌃-⌘-Space (Control-Command-Space), then start typing the name of the character(s) you need. Arrow around and press Return to use the selected character.

Mouseover any emoji to see its name in a tooltip.

Finally, if you have the old-style emoji panel that’s a floating window, click the layout icon in its upper right to get the new, spiffier, more iOS-like popover panel pictured in this post.

Support Finer Things in Tech on Patreon
You May Also Like

Get off of Twitter – Nolan Lawson

Write blog posts. Use RSS. Use micro.blog. Use Mastodon. Use Pleroma. Use whatever you want, as…

Newsletter issue 54 is out

I enjoy producing this newsletter, and it’s had great feedback so far. Hop in, the water’s warm, and free!

💻 Mail: Open messages in Split View when in full screen

When in full screen, Mail for Mac has an option to open messages and drafts in a separate Split View. It maximizes your full screen mail triage real estate.

A hope for an iCloud announcement next week

This might be a stretch, but I hope that recent iCloud hiccups mean something for next week’s event.