Kana: How To Get It, How To Use It, And What Symbols You Get



Edit, April 2019: Idk if this will work anymore, with newer iOS versions, but it worked in 2016.

How To Get Kana

  1. Go to your “Settings” app.
  2. Go to “General”.
  3. Go to “Keyboard”.
  4. Tap “Add New Keyboard”.
  5. Find “Japanese” and tap it.
  6. Tap “Kana”.

How To Use Kana

  1. On your on-screen keyboard, tap the :globe_with_meridians:.
  2. You will either come to the emojis menu or the kana menu. If you come to the kana menu, tap あいう to get Japanese. Tap ☆123 to go to the Japanese numbers and the special symbols. Tap ABC to get the abc keyboard. Tap :globe_with_meridians: to go to the emojis menu. If you come to the emojis menu, tap the :globe_with_meridians: to go to the kana keyboard.
  3. Test it out right here, or use it somewhere else!

The Symbols

♪☆%¥〒→~・…○^^★☀︎☁︎♤♤♠︎♪♭↑↓←⇒⇔^ ^^ - ^^o^(^^)(^^)(^-^)^o^(^ ^)(^.^)(^○^)(^^)(^◇^)(^O^)(^o^)(:slight_smile:)(⌒▽⌒)(^^)(o^^o)☆〜(ゝ。∂)…○……○…‥……○○……○……○……○…○○○○…○□◇▲◎◎△●●^
That’s not all! There is a ton, except it would take a long time to type them all.

Edited 2016 cringe out lol

Go to settings→general→keyboard→add a new keyboard→Japan→kana→go to texting or anywhere else→tap ☆123→^_^→and see all the faces you can choose from
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Works with Chinese simplified pinyin too! Got these that aren't on kana

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Nice tutorial though!


I made this tutorial before, but this is still great!


Got it!



Link to my tutorial on this!


How you get that?? I can't find it!!!


I got it! ♪☆(^ν^)\(^o^)/


Do the same thing as the tutorial, except when you tap "Add New Keyboard", look for "Chinese ( simplified )" and tap that, then tap pinyin.


It's really cool!!! ☆\(^o^)/(^ν^)


I did! There is 2 types of pinyin


I know, and there are like 100 different faces!(o^^o)☆〜(ゝ。∂)^o^^ ^^ - ^☆〜(ゝ。∂)


Yeah it's so cool \(^o^)/


Just tap the first one?


[cringe edited out]


Does it require the latest software? Also Chinese simplified is awesome, and when you are playing Minecraft and you have that keyboard you can put hearts and stuff on signs!


I got it! YAY! ◎○○○○○○○


Which Chinese simplified pinyin? QWERTY or AZERTY?





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