How to enable emoticons on the iPhone 5s

Follow the steps below and you'll be up and running in no time.

On your iPhone 5s go to:

  1. Settings
  2. General
  3. Keyboard
  4. Add New Keyboard
  5. Select "Emoji"

Now reboot your iPhone 5s and when it comes back you should see the little globe icon next to the space bar.  Select the globe and you will see your emoticons.



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