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Possible Icons on Micro:bit

If you’ve explored Codesters’s micro:bit toolkit, you might have seen this block: Show Icon

Dragging this in to your code editor adds this command to your code: microbit.show_icon("happy"), which displays the following icon on your micro:bit


Here's a list of icons we currently support:

  • "heart"
  • "small_heart"
  • "yes"
  • "no"
  • "happy"
  • "sad"
  • "confused"
  • "angry"
  • "asleep"
  • "surprised"