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Keyboard & typing

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

  1. Tap a key to input the represented character.
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  2. Touch and hold a key to display a list of alternative characters related to that key.
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  3. Tap the Shift key to capitalize the next letter. Tap the key again to enable CAPS lock.
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  4. Tap the Symbols key to view commonly used symbols.
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  5. Tap 1/2 to view more symbols.
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  6. Tap ABC to return to the alphanumeric keyboard.
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  7. Tap the Microphone key to use the speech-to-text function.
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  8. Touch and hold the Symbols key to access keyboard settings.
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  9. While using a tablet, press and hold thumbs on the keyboard, then drag apart.
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  10. To return to the normal keyboard layout, tap the Keyboard icon.
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