How to Get the Bitmoji Keyboard on an iPhone 7

The Bitmoji keyboard for the iPhone is a third-party keyboard that you can download through the App Store. The Bitmoji keyboard can then be integrated into the regular iPhone keyboard, allowing you to send customized avatar images via text or iMessage.

It’s a fun addition to messaging, and has become very popular. But, unlike the default Emoji keyboard, it is not included on the device by default. Our guide below will show you how to download the free Bitmoji keyboard app to your iPhone so that you can start sending Bitmojis to your contacts.


How to Install the Bitmoji Keyboard on an iPhone

Step 1: Open the App Store.

open the app store



Step 2: Tap the Search option at the bottom of the screen.

select the Search option

Step 3: Search for “bitmoji” then select the “bitmoji” search result.

search for bitmoji



Step 4: Tap the Get or cloud icon to the right of the app, then wait for it to install.

get the bitmoji keyboard for the iPhone



Step 5: Tap the Open button.

open the bitmoji keyboard



Step 6: Sign up with Snapchat or an email address.

sign up for bitmoji



Step 7: Customize your Bitmoji avatar.

customize your bitmoji avatar



Step 8: Skip or enable Bitmoji updates. The choice is up to you.

bitmoji updates



Step 9: Exit the app, then open the Settings menu.

open the settings menu



Step 10: Select the General option.

open the general menu



Step 11: Scroll down and select the Keyboard option.

open the keyboard menu



Step 12: Tap the Keyboards option at the top of the screen.

select the keyboards option



Step 13: Select the Add New Keyboard option.

add a new iPhone keyboard



Step 14: Select the Bitmoji option.

how to install the bitmoji keyboard on an iPhone



Step 15: Tap the Bitmoji option again.

select the bitmoji keyboard



Step 16: Touch the button to the right of Allow Full Access, then tap the Allow button to confirm.

allow full access for the bitmoji keyboard



You can insert a Bitmoji into a text message by opening your Messages app, tapping inside the message field, then tapping the globe icon. Note that if you have multiple keyboards, you might need to do this again. If the second keyboard is the default iPhone emoji keyboard, then tap the ABC icon to cycle to the next keyboard.

insert a bitmoji into a message



You can then tap on any of the displayed Bitmoji to insert it into the message.


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