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Everybody uses the standard MSN emoticons nowadays. You might just say they have lost their expressive power. Below you can get yourself some character-based drawings to add a personal touch to your messages. If you have some of your own, feel free to mail them to me!
1) click Copy above the desired picture to put it into your computer memory.
2) switch to your chat window and press CTRL + V to paste them to the input box.
3) These prefabricated pictures have proven to be solid when using verdana at 8pt. if you use another font or fontsize in MSN Messenger, you may have to make additional modifications in your input window before sending the message.
4) Press enter.
If you use Messenger Plus! (see MSN
Add-ons), you can store your favorites as Quick Text.
warning! the pictures might look disformed here, but paste them in your chatbox for a much better preview. and DISABLE your emoticons (in the EDIT-menu) before sending text pictures!!