How to send message reactions
Web and Desktop
You can react to messages in your individual and group chats with emoji. You can view all reactions to a message by clicking the reactions emoji below the message.
- You can only add one reaction per message.
- Reactions to disappearing messages will disappear when the message disappears.
- It’s not possible to hide reactions or reaction counts.
- Recipients might see your reaction before you remove it or if removing it wasn’t successful. You won’t be notified if removing a reaction wasn’t successful.
Add a reaction to a message
When you add a reaction, only the sender of the message being reacted to will receive a notification.
- Hover over a message, then click the emoji icon.
- Alternatively, click Menu > React to message.
- Select one of the displayed emoji or click + to select any emoji from your keyboard.
Change your reaction
You can change your reaction to a different one.
- Hover over a message you reacted to, then click the emoji icon.
- Select a different emoji or click + to select a different emoji from your keyboard.
Remove a reaction
You can remove your reaction to a message. A notification won’t be sent to the sender of the message if you remove a reaction.
- Hover over the message you reacted to, then click the emoji icon.
- Select the emoji you reacted with to remove it.