How To Use Emotes In Roblox: Read About Two Ways To Do It Plus A Bonus!

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Playing games and using emoticons is like a perfect combination. Emotes are specially designed to express your emotions while you are in the game or to communicate with the other users. Or they can at least be used to tease the other players. But whatever purpose you may use it for, the point is that your avatar really looks cool while performing an emoticon action.

It’s quite a long time back when Roblox first introduced its amazing emotes feature. But many people are still ignorant about this feature and don’t know how to use the emotes in Roblox. So in this article, we will tell you, how to get the emotes and use them in the Roblox games.

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How To Make Use Of Emotes In Roblox

Getting Emotes

Most of the emoticons have to be purchased before you can use them in Roblox. But there are some emotes available that can be used for free. Among those free emoticons, some of them are already available to be used in the game. The left ones can easily be added. So to get those free emotes, here is what you need to do.

1. Open the Roblox web app and log in if you’re not already.

2. Now click on the hamburger icon at the top left of the screen and select the Avatar option.

add emotes on roblox

3. After that, click on Animations and then select the Emotes option.

roblox animation option

4. All the emotes that you see under the Animations > Emotes section (Shrug, Point2, Stadium, Hello), are the ones that are already available to be used. For adding other emotes, click on See All under Recommended.

get emotes in Roblox

5. Next, select the Featured Emotes from the Catalog that appears at the left-hand side.

featured emotes in catalog

6. Now scroll down to the end of the page. Here you will see all the emotes that are free for use.

7. Simply click on the emote that is not already available for use, i.e Tilt and Salute.

other free emoticons

8. On the next screen, click on the Get and then Get Now to get your free Emote.

get free emotes

9. After getting your free emotes, go back to the Animations and select the Emotes option again (step 3).

10. Now click on Equip Emotes.

equip emotes on roblox

11. To add your new emotes to the slot, simply click on that emote and then select the slot where you desire to place it.

add emotes to slots

Using Emotes In Games Where Emoticon Icon Is Available

Using emoticons in Roblox games is super easy and super fun. Just a few steps need to be followed.

1. Open the game that you desire to play on Roblox.

2. On the top left of the screen, click on the Emotes icon.

how to use emotes in Roblox

3. Now, simply click on the emote that you would like to use.

select emoticon for use

This is the simplest way to use emoticons in any of the games.

Using Emotes In Games Where Emoticon Icon Is Not Available

It’s highly unlikely, but in some of the games, you won’t find an emoticon icon at the top. Well, it doesn’t mean that it is not possible to use the emotes in those games. It surely is possible, and how? Well, we are going to tell you about that.

1. Open the Roblox game that you desire to play.

2. Click on the message icon available at the top left of the screen or press the slash (/) button from your keyboard. This will open the message box inside the game.

games not showing emoticon icon

3. Now give a simple command in the box and then press the enter key on your keyboard to make any emoticon work that is available with you. The command is as follows. /e (spacebar) emoticon name. For example, /e hello. With this simple command, you can easily use emotes in your game even though the emoticon icon is not available in the game.

There’s a chance that the given command will not work in some particular games. It simply means that you are not allowed to use emotes in those games.

Bonus – Command For Other Free Emoticons

Other than the emoticons that we mentioned above there are still some emoticons that can be used for free. These are rarely known by anyone, so whenever you use them in the game, it will really make you look cool.

1. /e dance

2. /e dance1

3. /e dance2

4. /e dance3

5. /e laugh

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Roblox app gets updated from time to time and also introduce new features to make the experience of their users better.

Similarly is the case when we talk about emotes in Roblox. They make your avatar look fancy.

When you use the emoticons that are seldom known by people, it makes your avatar look even more awesome and other players think that you might have purchased them from Roblox but the thing is that they are actually free.

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Daksh Chaudhary

Daksh is an ardent blogger, introvert and a tech enthusiast who is keen about gadgets and technology, and maybe he can contaminate you by sharing the same vibes.

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