Insert the Exploding Head 🤯 emoji into Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Outlook. Both in Office for Windows and Office for Mac.
How Exploding Head 🤯 emoji looks
Windows only has Exploding Head 🤯 in the Segoe UI Emoji font, either color or black.
To me the black version looks more like a bowl than a face.
Exploding Head 🤯 codes
These are the important code numbers or values you’ll need to enter the Exploding Head or 🤯
(web codes aren’t used in Microsoft Office, we’ve included them for the sake of completeness.)
Word and Outlook
The Exploding Head 🤯 sign does NOT have an inbuilt shortcut in Word.
Use the standard Word Alt + X symbol shortcut
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 find for the Exploding Head symbol using the Hex code 1F92F
In Windows there are several shortcuts to enter the Exploding Head 🤯 character into any program, but they use a numeric keypad, not the number row above the letters.
Alt + 129327
Windows 11/10 Emoji Panel
The Windows 10 Emoji Panel has the Exploding Head 🤯 character. Use Win + . (period/fullstop) to open the panel and search for ‘exploding’ or just ‘explod’ is enough
MacOS and Office for Mac inserting characters
On a Mac, to enter the Exploding Head 🤯 symbol:
- Command + Control + Spacebar shortcut to open the Character Viewer.
- Search for “ Exploding “ 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.