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.
- From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
- Select Preferences.
Click Accessibility & display.
Under Animation, check or uncheck the box next to Allow animated images and emoji.
- Tap You at the bottom of your screen.
Tap Accessibility & display.
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.