Xamarin.Android - EmojiCompat Sample
This sample demonstrates usage of EmojiCompat support library. You can use this library to prevent your app from showing missing emoji characters in the form of tofu (□). You can use either bundled or downloadable emoji fonts. This sample shows both usages.
The EmojiCompat support library aims to keep Android devices up to date with the latest emoji. It prevents your app from showing missing emoji characters in the form of ☐, which indicates that your device does not have a font to display the text. By using the EmojiCompat support library, your app users do not need to wait for Android OS updates to get the latest emoji.
You need to first initialize EmojiCompat to load the metadata and the typeface. You can use either bundled or downloadable fonts.
Using this sample requires the Android 8.0 (API 26) and the Xamarin.Android 7.5 or higher.
Copyright (c) 2017 The Android Open Source Project, Inc.
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