Manage animated images and emoji

Some of the custom emoji and GIFs shared in your workspace may move or flash. To manage these animations, you can change your preferences using the steps below.


Manage animations

Desktop

Mobile

  1. From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
  2. Select Preferences.
  3. Click Accessibility & display.
  4. Under Animation, check or uncheck the box next to Allow animated images and emoji.
  1. Tap  You at the bottom of your screen.
  2. Tap Preferences.
  3. Tap Accessibility & display.
  4. Tap the toggle next to Allow Animated Images off or on.

Tip: On desktop, collapse any image by clicking the  arrow icon beside the image name. Or type /collapse to quickly close all media in a channel or direct message.