Last updated on May 14th, 2023 at 08:51 am
It’s fun to communicate with emojis on your iPhone 13, but you may not be using the Memojis feature that is related to it.
However, your memojis are likely appearing in the primary spot when you open the emoji keyboard, meaning that you need to swipe past them every time.
You can remove Memojis from your iPhone 13 by going to Settings > General > Keyboard > then turning off Memoji Stickers.
How to Turn Off iPhone Memojis
- Tap Settings.
- Choose General.
- Select Keyboard.
- Turn off Memoji Stickers.
Our guide continues below with additional information about how to remove Memojis from your iPhone 13 keyboard, including pictures of these steps.
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If you are already using emojis in your text messages and social media, then you have probably added the emoji keyboard from the Keyboard.
Additionally, you may have created a Memoji avatar at some point if you were prompted to do so by your iPhone.
These two items are somewhat related to one another, and you have probably noticed various Memoji sticker options at the left side of the keyboard whenever you want to add an emoji.
But if you never use those Memojis and only ever tap the accidentally, then you might be wondering it there was a way to remove them.
Our tutorial below will show you how to find and disable the setting for the iPhone Memoji stickers so that they no longer appear as an option when ou want to add emojis to your content.
Related: Did you know that you can take videos of your iPhone screen? This guide can show you how.
How to Get Rid of the Memojis on the Emoji Keyboard
The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 13 in the iOS 16 operating system.
Step 1: Find the Settings app on your Home screen and tap it to open the menu.
Step 2: Scroll down and choose the General option.
Step 3: Touch the Keyboard button on this menu.
Step 4: Scroll to the bottom of the screen and tap the button to the right of Memoji Stickers to turn it off.
I have my Memoji stickers turned off in the picture below.
Now that you know how to remove memojis on your iPhone, you won’t need to worry about them anymore if you weren’t using them anyway.
Frequently Asked Questions
What exactly are iPhone Memojis?
Answer: iPhone Memojis are digital avatars that may be modified to resemble the user. These animated figures can be used to represent emotions and reactions in messaging apps and social media.
With my iPhone, how can I make a Memoji?
Answer: To make a Memoji on an iPhone, open the Messages app, hit the Memoji button, and then choose “New Memoji.” The avatar’s appearance can then be customized, including skin tone, hair color, and accessories.
Can I use Memojis in apps other than Messages?
Answer: Yes, Memojis may be used in apps that support Apple’s Animoji and Memoji capabilities, such as WhatsApp, Snapchat, and TikTok.
Is it possible to utilize Memojis on earlier iPhones?
Answer: Memoji is compatible with iPhones running iOS 13 and later. Nevertheless, due to hardware constraints, some older iPhones may not support Memoji.
How do I make changes to my Memoji on my iPhone?
Answer: On an iPhone, open the Messages app, hit the Memoji button, choose the Memoji you want to change, and then tap the three dots button. You can then customize the appearance of your Memoji.
Can I use my Memoji as my social media profile picture?
Answer: Sure, you can save your Memoji as a picture and use it as your social network profile picture.
Is it possible to use Memojis during FaceTime calls?
Answer: Memojis are compatible with FaceTime calls on iPhones and iPads that enable the functionality.
Is it possible to make Memojis of other people?
Answer: No, you can only make Memojis of yourself. You can, however, make numerous Memojis with varied appearances.
Can I use Memoji on devices other than Apple?
Answer: Memojis can be shared as movies or photos, and they can be viewed on any device that supports those formats.
Is it possible to remove a Memoji from my iPhone?
Answer: You can delete a Memoji from your iPhone by opening the Messages app, choosing the Memoji you wish to delete, then swiping left on it.
Matthew Burleigh has been writing tech tutorials since 2008. His writing has appeared on dozens of different websites and been read over 50 million times.
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