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Writing text on my mobile phone

Want to learn how to write text, such as notes or messages? There are various ways of writing text. Follow these easy instructions.

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Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.

The following steps show you how to change writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.

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Find "Input Languages"

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

Tap Settings.

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Find "Input Languages"

Tap Language and Input.

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Find "Input Languages"

Tap Input Languages.

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Add writing language

Tap the indicator next to Language detection to turn off the function.

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Add writing language

Tap Add/Remove Languages.

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Add writing language

Tap the box next to the required language to add it.

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Add writing language

When the box next to the language is ticked (V), it's selected.

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Add writing language

Tap Save.

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Add writing language

Tap Back.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested on the display as you key in the first letters.

Tap On-Screen Keyboard.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested on the display as you key in the first letters.

Tap the drop down list below Portrait Mode or the drop down list below Landscape Mode.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested on the display as you key in the first letters.

Tap In-Column or In-Letter.

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Save settings

Tap Back.

Slide your finger up the display starting from the bottom edge of your mobile phone to return to standby mode.

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How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

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Write text

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.the language icon is only available if you've added more than one writing language.

Tap and hold the language icon.

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Write text

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.the language icon is only available if you've added more than one writing language.

Slide your finger to the required language to select a writing language.

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Write text

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.the language icon is only available if you've added more than one writing language.

Tap the letter keys to key in the required word.

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Write text

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.the language icon is only available if you've added more than one writing language.

A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

Tap and drag the required word upwards to insert it.

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Write numbers and symbols

Tap ?123.

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Write numbers and symbols

If required, tap &% to see more symbols.

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Write numbers and symbols

Tap the required numbers or the required symbols.

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Write numbers and symbols

Tap ABC to return to text input.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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