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Use Emoji on Samsung Galaxy S3

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How do I install the emoji keyboard on my Samsung Galaxy S2?

I'm having trouble installing the emoji keyboard on my Samsung Galaxy S2.

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The native emoji keyboard described in the article below requires a rooted device. If your device is rooted, follow the instructions below to install the keyboard. However, if your device is not rooted, you won't be able to install this particular keyboard. Thankfully, there is a different keyboard that you can use without rooting your device and that will work on your Samsung Galaxy S2:

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  • Tap this link on your phone to download and install the Google Keyboard.
  • Once the application has installed, follow the on screen instructions to set it as your default keyboard.
    • If your phone does not show instructions automatically, press your Home button, tap the Apps icon in the lower right-hand corner of the screen, and scroll through the applications until you find the Google Keyboard icon. Tap it and follow the on screen instructions.
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  • Once you've set the Google Keyboard as your default keyboard, open up an application that you want to use Emoji in.
  • When the keyboard pops up, tap and hold the enter key until you see a smiley face.
  • Drag your finger over the smiley face and let go.
  • You will now see a large list of Emoji that you can use. Tap the emoji you want to insert.

You have successfully installed an emoji keyboard on your non-rooted Samsung Galaxy S4 that will allow you to use Emoji in any application that supports them.

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I downloaded Emoji for my Samsung Galaxy S3 and can't find it on my phone?

The app I downloaded said it was downloaded but I cannot find it at all on my phone, how do I fix that

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I want to use the default Samsung keyboard with emoji on my S3?

How do I add it to the Samsung keyboard?

Unfortunately the default Samsung GS3 keyboard does not include Emoji. However, there are many other great keyboards that you can use on your phone. By using the SwiftKey app, you can enjoy over 800 Emoji.

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Follow the steps below to download and use this keyboard:

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    On your home screen, touch the 'Apps' icon.
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    Open the Google Play store.
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  3. 3
    Search for the SwiftKey app.
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    Once you find the app, tap on it.
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    On the SwiftKey page, touch the 'Install' button.
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    Wait for the app to install.
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    Once it's installed on your Samsung Galaxy, press your home button.
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    Open the 'Settings'.
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    Tap on 'Language & Keyboard'.
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    Now set the SwiftKey keyboard as your default keyboard.
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    Enjoy using hundreds of Emoji in your messages.
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Use Emoji on Samsung Galaxy S3

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Does Samsung Galaxy have Emoji?

I need to know to get one because I would like to buy one but I won't if I do not find out this question

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I can see emoji on my Galaxy 3 but I cannot access any to use myself?

Not sure if I should download an app like it says here or if there's an option in the settings.

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How do I get Emoji in places other than texting?

I have a texting app with Emoji already, it's called Textra. My problem is that I want Emoji in Instagram, Facebook and Twitter, not just texting. I rooted my phone successfully and followed all of the instructions, but it still doesn't have an emoji option in these places.

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My Samsung Galaxy just downloaded/updated "avatars". Where might they be located?

See above. Basically, I don't know what was done or where to find that information.

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How do I make my Emoji look less horrible?

My Emoji look horrible. I want to change them

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My Emoji are all question marks?

I downloaded several keyboards with Emoji and when I check the Emoji, It just appears to be question marks and I can only use it on messenger

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I downloaded emoji's keyboard for my Galaxy 3 and the icons are coming out black and white?

I downloaded emoji's keyboard for my Galaxy 3 and the icons are coming out black and white

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My Samsung Galaxy is not making calls to the USA?

I just got the phone today but I deleted some files on the phone that I thought had no use, I do not know if that is why I can not make an international call, the number will appear as it is ringing then it will say call end, I am using the Samsung Galaxy S3 I do not know what to do please help me, I live in Ghana west Africa. I have tried: Restarting the phone. I think it was caused by: Me deleting some files from the phone memory.

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