Step One: Change Your Default Settings
- Tap Settings
- Tap General>
- Scroll down to Keyboard>
- Locate Keyboards 1 >
- Tap Keyboards 1 >
- Tap Add New Keyboard… >
- Scroll down to Emoji and tap once
- Exit by pressing the Home button (or return to the parent level of Settings by tapping Keyboard, then General, then Settings)
- If you are successful in adding Emoji, you should see Keyboards 2 > under settings:
Step Two: Start Bolding!
To apply rich text formatting, begin composing an e-mail message. Tap a word and choose Select. Cut Copy Paste Suggestions > will appear. Tap the right arrow >, then BIU, and select Bold, italicize, or underline.
For complete step-by-step directions, including screenshots, see this post by shairchair. (Caveat: this only works in your Mail app. If you are using Web mail through Safari RTF is not available.)
Step Three: Jazz Up Your Signature!
Now that you’re hip to rich text formatting on your iDevice, why not jazz up your e-mail signature? Rob tells you how. Enjoy!
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