How can I share an animated GIF on Wire?

On desktop (MacOS and Windows) or on Wire for Web:

There are two ways. You can get a GIF from Giphy or choose one from your device:

To have Giphy choose a random GIF:

  1. Go into a conversation.
  2. Type a key word in English, for example "Hello."
  3. Click  .
  4. Click on SEND to send the GIF, or TRY ANOTHER to see more GIFs.

Or you can upload a GIF from your computer:

  1. Click the name of the conversation where you'd like to share an animated GIF.
  2. Drag and drop the GIF.


  1. Click the Picture .
  2. Select the GIF file you'd like to share.
  3. Click OPEN.

The GIF file size can be up to 5MB.

For instructions how how to do it on mobile, click here.

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