It would be great if there were an add-on or additional downloadable sets of emoticons to expand the set of emoticons that currently exist. I know I am not the only person who wishes there were emoticons that are more useful. Why is there no "Thumbs Up" but there is an image of a sheep? I don't think a sheep has ever come up in any Lync conversation I've had. I'm sure the community would be able to provide additional ...more »
When you type something that contains the character sequence for an emoticon, regardless of the text surrounding it, the UI displays the emoticon. Example:
Address:Personal would display as Address(EMOTICON)ersonal. If an emoticon is followed by other letters it should not translate.