Open Bug 336604 Opened 14 years ago Updated 6 years ago

UI to see possible smileys (dialog, popup, what have you.)

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(Other Applications :: ChatZilla, enhancement)

enhancement
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(Reporter: cameron, Assigned: rginda)

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(Blocks 1 open bug)

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Those of us that can't remember a million smiley codes for our various IM applications and various online forum software would much appreciate some UI to select smileys - looking at http://www.hacksrus.com/~ginda/chatzilla/faq/#emoticons every time you want something other than :) :( ;) :P :S or :D isn't my ideal solution, and in any case, the descriptions don't exactly match my interpretations of the images - a picture says a thousand words :)

Possible suggestions:
After typing  ":" and a delay of a fraction of a second, popup a box with smileys which can be accessed via keyboard or mouse. 

Could also use "(" for the above suggestion - that's how Msn Plus does it, although most msn emoticons begin with ( while most chatzilla smileys begin with :

Could also have a little box with a dropdown menu somewhere.. but I'm not sure where would be a convenient place.
QA Contact: samuel → chatzilla
Or even an irc command: /smilies
Duplicate of this bug: 897329
This mockup was originally made for Bug 897329.  See the description there.
This mockup was originally made for Bug 897329. See the description there.
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