Twitch: How to Turn Off Animated Emotes in Chat

Animations will play by default

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By default, when Twitch users send animated emotes in chats, the animation will play for other viewers to see. However, users have the option to turn off animated emotes if they’d prefer.

Our guide will show you how to turn off animated emotes in chat from within the Twitch mobile application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Twitch app on iOS.

Step 1: While watching a livestream on Twitch, tap the three dots in the bottom-right corner of the chat window.



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