Originally Posted by janeenadamsmartin
I checked BB Messenger (so I thought) and the emoticons disappeared from there as well. However I checked it by selecting "Compose PIN" from my mailbox. When I select "BB Messenger" from the Instant Messaging folder, I see the icons.
So, what is "Compose PIN" for? I thought that was the shortcut way to access BB Messenger from your mailbox.
PIN Messaging is just like BBM. Both use RIM's servers and are instant communication. I would try a battery pull and check again but as previously stated emoticons cannot be used in SMS without a third party application.