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👏 Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji

This emoji shows two yellow hands clapping together with sound lines rising out above them. The hands are facing left. This icon means clapping, applause, approval, a way of saying “bravo!”, or being in agreement. Clap Emoji is often used in succession with many more of this icon to create the illusion of clapping. It’s used when someone is proud of what the other person has said or done, or to congradulate them.

Clapping Hands Emoji is mainly known as a Clap Emoji and also may be referenced as a Hand Clap Emoji, or a Applause Emoji.

Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji is a special symbol that looks like a picture 👏 (you may see empty box or "X" if unsupported), but really it's a text, so you can simply copy and paste this emoji as a regular letter, symbol or text. This trick works for Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Snapchat, SMS and any other website, messenger or application. The only nuance is that supported emoji set is the same for all recent versions of platforms and applications, but appearance (pictures themself) are slightly different for iPad/iPhone, Android, and Samsung Galaxy devices. Here you can see how Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji is displayed on iOS, Android, Windows, and other platforms and applications.

Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Apple style
Apple
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Google style
Google
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Microsoft style
Microsoft
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Samsung style
Samsung
👏
Browser / Native
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Twitter style
Twitter
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Emoji One style
Emoji One
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, Facebook style
Facebook Messenger
Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji, LG style
LG
n/a
ASCII Emoticon

Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji details

Symbol to copy
Uncode codepoint
U+1F44F
Unicode name
Clapping Hands
Category
People / Hands & Body
Keywords
body, clap, hand
Windows Alt-code
Alt+1F44F
Decimal HTML Entity
👏
Hex HTML Entity
👏
UTF-16 hex
0xD83D 0xDC4F
Wikipedia
n/a
Version
Unicode 6.0
Year
2010 (see all emoji of 2010)

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How to type Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji

There are number of methods to type Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji. Easiest way is to copy & paste, but other methods, like windows alt-codes and HTML-entities (for web sites) are also popular enough.

You may use this Copy and Paste Emoji List to copy/type emoji one-by-one or this Online Emoji Keyboard to write all your message at one time and copy it when finished.

Copy and paste Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji

It's very easy to get Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji both on computer and mobile without any emoji keyboard installed. All you need is to select, copy and paste this symbol: . Select this like a regular text, and copy to the clipboard. After doing that, switch to another website or application and paste emoji using context menu or keyboard. Hint: use Ctrl/Cmd+C keys to copy, and Ctrl/Cmd+V to paste emoji.

Even if emoji symbol or smiley looks like a black square or question mark, it most probably will be converted into appropriate image by web site or application where you paste it.

Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji HTML-entities

HTML entites are intended for using on websites. You can put Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji html entity code in decimal or hexadecimal form right in your message, and it will be translated into graphical representation of Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji after you submit.

Clap Emoji / Clapping Hands Emoji Alt-codes for Windows

It's easy to type emoji or any other Unicode character with code value up to U+0ffff by it's alt-code in MS Windows. Here are instructions.

  1. Press and hold Alt key on keyboard.
  2. Hit the Plus (+) button on numeric keypad.
  3. Type the hexadecimal Unicode value digit-by-digit
  4. Now release the Alt key and you'll see your character.

Note 1. This method works only for unicode codepoints U+0ffff and bellow.

Note 2. If this trick does not work, you should check some settings in your Windows Registry. If you don't know what the Registry is, please don't try this! Run regedit.exe and navigate to the HKEY_Current_User/Control Panel/Input Method branch. Add EnableHexNumpad key with type of REG_SZ and set it to "1". You may need to log off and back on to enable this input type.