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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.

Step 1 of 18

Find "Languages"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.

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Find "Languages"

Tap the settings icon.

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Find "Languages"

Tap Advanced settings.

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Find "Languages"

Tap Language & input.

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Find "Languages"

Tap Google Keyboard.

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Find "Languages"

Tap Languages.

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Add writing language

Tap the indicator next to "Use system language" to turn it off.

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Add writing language

Tap the indicator next to the required language to add it as a writing language.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Tap the Return key.

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Turn on word suggestion

Tap the indicator next to "Next-word suggestions" to turn on the function.

When you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in letters.
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Start text input

Open a new note, message or email to bring up the keypad and your mobile phone is ready for text input.

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Write text

Tap the letter keys to key in the required word.

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Write text

The word suggestions are displayed as you write. Tap the required word to insert it.

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Write symbols

Tap ?1.

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Write symbols

Tap the required numbers or symbols.

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Write symbols

Tap =\< to see more symbols.

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Write symbols

Tap ABC to go back to text input.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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