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Default [MOD] [KitKat] [ROOT] Apple Emoji Replacement for KitKat

first time I saw this way is here and the original thread was here.
This mod will replace your current "flat" KitKat emoji with Apple emoji. Here is the instruction by angelsel :

(remember to backup your current fallback_fonts.xml before do this.)

1. Grab AppleColorEmoji.ttf and place it into /system/fonts/
2. Set /system/fonts/AppleColorEmoji.ttf to have permissions 644 (rw-r--r--) and owner:group root:root.
3. Modify /system/etc/fallback_fonts.xml like so:
find :

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    <family>
        <fileset>
            <file>AndroidEmoji.ttf</file>
        </fileset>
    </family>
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Above this block, add

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    <family>
        <fileset>
            <file>AppleColorEmoji.ttf</file>
        </fileset>
    </family>
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4. Set /system/etc/fallback_fonts.xml to have permissions 644 (rw-r--r--) and owner:group root:root.
5. Reboot.

if you enjoy it, give Thanks to angelsel for the instruction here at his own original thread [MOD] Apple Color Emoji system-wide for KitKat

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i download the ttf file and push into system/font
then i rename "AndroidEmoji.ttf" to "AndroidEmojiOLD.ttf"
and "AppleColorEmoji.ttf" to "AndroidEmoji.ttf" and set to rw-r-r and reboot.
and it changed without edit the fallback_fonts.xml
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i download the ttf file and push into system/font
then i rename "AndroidEmoji.ttf" to "AndroidEmojiOLD.ttf"
and "AppleColorEmoji.ttf" to "AndroidEmoji.ttf" and set to rw-r-r and reboot.
and it changed without edit the fallback_fonts.xml
really? thanks for the info
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and if anyone have installed keyboard that make by Shaftamle, you must rename the "AppleColorEmoji.ttf" to "NotoColorEmoji.ttf"
and the original "NotoColorEmoji.ttf" rename to "NotoColorEmoji.bak" just in case you want to use old emoji back.
set permission to rw-r-r and reboot.
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  • Device: Samsung Galaxy SIII [GT-I9300]
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Why would I double copy the thread...?
I've already did the flashable zips of Apple and Samsung emojis here:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2737653

Moreover there's app that does all that process easily here:
http://www.xda-developers.com/?p=97319
 
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Why would I double copy the thread...?
I've already did the flashable zips of Apple and Samsung emojis here:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2737653

Moreover there's app that does all that process easily here:
http://www.xda-developers.com/?p=97319
I think that if you only want iPhone emojis, you can avoid installing a nearly 50mb app for LG and S4 emoji sets that you probably will never use...
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