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Has anyone created a MOD, or know of a way, to replace the Sense emoticons with what you see in Hangouts, or the AOSP emoticons? I know this seems really trivial but really bugs me.
 
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Has anyone created a MOD, or know of a way, to replace the Sense emoticons with what you see in Hangouts, or the AOSP emoticons? I know this seems really trivial but really bugs me.
I'm just like you. Heres how you make it use the defaults.
You'll need to be able to write to /system, so use a custom rom or recovery.
Look in /system/fonts
You'll see android-emojii.ttf and android-emoti-htc.tff. The system is using the htc version. Simply swap the names so the regular one is named with the -htc and the one that was -htc is named regular, then reboot. Stock Emojiis.
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Perfect! Thanks so much. Working after a reboot. You saved (part of) my sanity!
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Anyone know how to get the HTC ones over to AOSP? I tried copying the HTC file over and renaming but the emojis are in black and white.

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I'm just like you. Heres how you make it use the defaults.
You'll need to be able to write to /system, so use a custom rom or recovery.
Look in /system/fonts
You'll see android-emojii.ttf and android-emoti-htc.tff. The system is using the htc version. Simply swap the names so the regular one is named with the -htc and the one that was -htc is named regular, then reboot. Stock Emojiis.
"androidemoji-htc.ttf cannot be renamed because the file system is read-only"? Im rooted s-offed and everything

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"androidemoji-htc.ttf cannot be renamed because the file system is read-only"? Im rooted s-offed and everything
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"androidemoji-htc.ttf cannot be renamed because the file system is read-only"? Im rooted s-offed and everything
If your still running the stock rom the kernel has write protection. Use a custom ROM or recovery to do it.

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Anyone know how to get the HTC ones over to AOSP? I tried copying the HTC file over and renaming but the emojis are in black and white.

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If you want the HTC ones back, swap the filenames back again. All your doing is changing the font its using for emojiis.

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Awesome! I just got my m8 yesterday and have been customizing everything. This was a minor annoyance to me too. Glad to see a fix!

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