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Make using emojis on desktop simpler than ever with Geniemoji.

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Geniemoji - The emoji genie

Geniemoji 🧞‍♂️

The Emoji Genie

What is Geniemoji?

Geniemoji is an app that makes using emojis on desktop simpler than ever
It works on operating systems including Windows, MacOS, and Linux!
It is an open source, desktop app built using Electron
Its purpose is to serve you with the most relevant emojis based on your command!

How does it work?

  • Geniemoji lives in your Menu Bar once the app is launched
  • The app doesn't show up in the dock or anywhere else
  • You can summon Geniemoji using either the shortcut keys: Control + e or by pressing its icon in the menu bar
  • The shortcut keys are the same across all operating systems

This is Geniemoji 🧞‍♂️

Geniemoji Tray Icon

Geniemoji lives in your menu bar 👆

Geniemoji Preview Image

Geniemoji start page 👆

Geniemoji Preview Image

Geniemoji emoji search 👆

Geniemoji Preview Image

Geniemoji emoji search 👆

Using the app

  • Go to the releases tab and download the latest version for your operating system OR
  • clone the repo or download it as a zip
  • Run npm install followed by npm start to run Geniemoji

Check out Geniemoji on YouTube here


Geniemoji start page Geniemoji start page
Geniemoji search Geniemoji search

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Keyboard Shortcuts

Key Action
/ Focus the search bar
Esc Focus the search bar and cleans it
Select the next search result
Select the previous search result
Enter Open the selected search result
cmdEnter Ctrl+Enter Open the selected search result in a new tab