Loudly Crying Face 😭 emoji in Word, PowerPoint and Office

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Type  Loudly Crying Face 😭  emoji into Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Outlook.  Both in Office for Windows and Office for Mac.

In mid-2011 Loudly Crying Face 😭  was the most popular emoji in the world. Alternative names are; Crying, Sobbing, Sad Tears, Bawling, uncontrolled laughter or even overwhelming joy.

How Loudly Crying Face 😭 looks in different fonts.

Here’s some examples of how Loudly Crying Face 😭 looks in common Office fonts.

Loudly Crying Face 😭 codes

These are the important code numbers or values you’ll need to enter the Loudly Crying Face or 😭

Decimal:  128557  Hex:   1f62d

Web:  😭 or 😭

(web codes aren’t used in Microsoft Office, we’ve included them for the sake of completeness.)

Word and Outlook

The Loudly Crying Face 😭  sign does NOT have an inbuilt shortcut in Word.

Use the standard Word Alt + X symbol shortcut 1f62d then Alt + X

Once in a document you can copy it to AutoCorrect and make your own shortcut.

Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Insert | Symbols | Symbol should work but doesn’t because, at present, Office for Windows doesn’t support the high-numbered Unicode symbols like emoji. Word’s Find can’t find all Unicode symbols and emoji

Windows

In Windows there are several shortcuts to enter the Loudly Crying Face 😭  character into any program, but they use a numeric keypad, not the number row above the letters.

Alt + 128557  

Window 10 Emoji Panel

Use Win + . (period/fullstop) to open the Windows 10 Emoji Panel.   Search for ‘cry’ to find Loudly Crying Face emoji.

See Emoji Panel is part of Windows 10 that totally sucks

Windows Character Map

Like Office Insert Symbol the Windows Character Map accessory in all Windows releases does NOT support high-end Unicode characters like emoji.

MacOS and Office for Mac inserting characters

On a Mac, to enter the Loudly Crying Face 😭 symbol:

  • Command + Control + Spacebar shortcut to open the Character Viewer.  
  • Search for “ Loud “ and the Viewer should find the symbol you need.

Despite the name Character Viewer, the Apple system tool will also insert characters into any program, including Office for Mac.

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