Whether you want some silly emojis arrows or a different language s scripts you can achieve this by manually selecting a category typing in the search bar or by drawing what you re looking for. Google docs has offered the ability to insert special characters such as arrows and emoji for awhile now.
Go to insert and select special characters.
Emojis on google docs. Click symbol and select emoji. To enable screen reader support press ctrl alt z to learn about keyboard shortcuts press ctrl slash. How to insert special characters into google docs and slides inserting symbols into your file is a straightforward process that you can perform in several ways.
All the standard categories. Click on people and emotions to select your emoji subset. Samsung devices use distinct emoji images.
Here s how to make your google docs a little more fun by adding emojis. Customizing fonts and emojis in google docs by default every document that you create in google docs will have 11 point arial font unless you change it. You can either select one from the main screen or you can use the other.
You may have to scroll up or down to find it but it s there i promise. Select insert special characters. You ll see a group of symbols and arrows.
To get started open a google doc on your preferred desktop browser try this awesome hack if you haven t. Can you use emoji in google drive. Google emoji images are used on most android devices gmail web interface google hangouts and chromeos.
Emojis will pop up in a grid style menu. Under the insertmenu select special characters. You can change that to one of more than 450 font options.
In docs head up to to the insert menu special characters symbol menu scroll down until you find emojis. These are provided as part of the noto emojiproject. Google docs opens the special characters palette.
These images are also used for slackon non apple platforms including windows linux and android. Mousing over the characters brings up a magnification of the characters the mouse pointer is hovering over.