Keyboard & typing

Keyboard & typing

How to use the keyboard, use speech-to-text, access keyboard settings, and more.

  1. When using the BlackBerry Q10 Keypad, press a character or number key to input the designated character.
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  2. Press the Shift key to capitalize the next letter typed.
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  3. Press and hold the Shift key to enable CAPS LOCK.
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  4. Press the alt key to enter numbers and common special characters.
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  5. To access additional characters, press the sym key.
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  6. Press and hold the Microphone key to enable voice control.
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  7. To copy and paste, touch and hold the desired text.
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  8. Touch and drag the Blue marker icons to select the desired text.
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  9. Tap the Copy icon.
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  10. Touch and hold the desired text field.
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  11. Tap the Paste icon.
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  12. To access the keyboard settings, from the home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen.
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  13. Tap Settings.
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  14. Scroll to, then tap Language and input.
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  15. Scroll to, then tap to edit the keyboard settings as desired.
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