OK Hand sign 👌 emoji in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Type the OK Hand sign 👌 into Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or Outlook.  Both in Office for Windows and Office for Mac.

OK Hand sign 👌 emoji is mostly used to symbolize approval, agreement, all that is well but there are other meanings.

Scuba Divers use 👌 hand sign to confirm they are ‘OK’ and can continue with the dive.  It’s important because “thumbs up” means to ascend.

In Japan, the same hand gesture can mean ‘money’ because the circle shape is supposed to mean a coin. Meanwhile in some parts of the world or for certain groups 👌 can have very different, even rude or insulting meanings.

How OK Hand sign 👌 looks in different fonts.

Here’s some examples of how OK Hand sign 👌 looks in common Office fonts.

OK Hand sign 👌 codes

These are the important code numbers or values you’ll need to enter the OK Hand emoji or 👌

Decimal:  128076 Hex:   1f44c

Web:  👌 or 👌

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

Word and Outlook

The OK Hand👌 emoji does NOT have an inbuilt shortcut in Word.

Use the standard Word Alt + X symbol shortcut 1f44c  + 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 and look for the OK Hand sign emoji.


In Windows there are several shortcuts to enter the OK Hand sign 👌 emoji into any program, but they use a numeric keypad, not the number row above the letters.

Alt + 128076  

Window 11/10 Emoji Panel

The Windows 11/10 Emoji Panel has OK hand sign symbol.  Use Win + . (period/fullstop) to open the panel.

Choose the Emoji tab (the second of the top row icons), then the People Tab (the third of the top row icons).  To find the OK Hand sign emoji, scroll down the list, or search the name in the search box.

See Emoji Panel is part of Windows 10 that totally sucks

Windows Character Map

The Windows Character Map accessory does not have the OK hand sign emoji.  

MacOS and Office for Mac inserting characters

On a Mac, to enter the OK Hand sign 👌 emoji:

  • Command + Control + Spacebar shortcut to open the Character Viewer.  
  • Search for “ OK“ and the Viewer will find the emoji you need among many.

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

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