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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.

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

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Add writing language

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

Tap and hold the field next to space until a pop-up menu is displayed.

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Add writing language

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

Tap the settings icon.

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Add writing language

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

Tap Select input languages.

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Add writing language

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

Tap the required language to add it.

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Add writing language

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

Tap the Return key.

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Add writing language

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

Tap OK.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

Tap the indicator next to "Predictive text" until the function is turned on.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

Tap Predictive text.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

Tap Personalised data until the function is turned on.

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Turn on word suggestion

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

Tap the Return key twice.

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Write text

Slide your finger right or left on space to select the required language.

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Write text

Tap the letters to key in the required word.

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Write text

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

Tap arrow down to see more words.

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Write text

Tap the required word to insert it.

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Write numbers and symbols

Tap Sym.

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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 1/2 to see more 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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