How to Fix Predictive Emoji Not Working iOS 13/12.4

The predictive keyboard does not suggest emoji after updating to iOS 13/12.4? Here in this guide we collect some useful methods to help you fix this problem.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: Apr. 14, 2020

The interesting emoji allows us to express ourselves in a fun way. It has become an important part of our conversions. The brand new iOS 13 is available to public now. With great performance and security improvements, the Emoji Prediction is still a nice feature works on it. Now on your iOS 13/12.4 iPhone or iPad, when you type a car with a keyboard, a car emoji will also appear in your prediction bar.

However, some users have reported that predictive emoji is not working on their device after installing the newest iOS. If you also meet this problem, then just keep reading to get some solutions to fix it.

How to Fix Predictive Emoji Not Working in iOS 13/12.4

Solution 1: Turn Predictive Keyboard Off/On

Go to have a check whether you have turned on Predictive Keyboard. If you have already enabled it, then first turn it off and then turn it on after a few seconds.

Go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Predictive to make it.

Solution 2: Reset Keyboard Dictionary

Go to Settings > General > Reset > Reset Keyboard Dictionary > Enter your passcode > Tap Reset Dictionary to confirm.

Solution 3: Tap Random Emojis with Emoji Keyboard

The emoji prediction is an iDevice learned behavior. So you can first tap random emojis with the Emoji keyboard by yourself. You can send a message to your friends with a lot of random emojis or just tap them into a text. Many users have fixed this iOS 13/12.4 predictive emoji not working issue with this method. By the way, for some users, you may have to do this a few times.

Solution 4: Delete Emoji & English Keyboard and Add Again

Step 1. Go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards.

Step 2. Swipe the English & Emoji to the left and tap Delete.

Step 3. Tap Add New Keyboard> Add English and Emoji keyboard again.

Solution 5: Reset Your Device

Press and hold on the Home button and on/off button until your device restarts with the Apple logo. You can also perform this action after you have tried the above 4 methods.

Bonus Tip: How to Manage iPhone/iPad Content with Ease

Upgrading to iOS 12.4 is great which could let you enjoy the brand new feature and nice improvements. Here, we’d like to introduce you an entirely new iOS data manager named AnyTrans. It can help you transfer data from iDevice to iDevice, iDevice to computer/iTunes and vice versa. If you just got a new iPhone Xs, AnyTrans can help you transfer everything to your new iPhone without effort.

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Manage iPhone/iPad Content with Ease

Manage iPhone/iPad Content with Ease

The Bottom Line

May this guide can help you fix iOS 13/12.4 predictive emoji not working problem successfully.  And do not forget to give it a try on AnyTrans, it will not let you down.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.