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Keyboard & typing

Cut and paste, use speech-to-text, and access keyboard settings.

  1. To access the keyboard, tap on a Text entry field.
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  2. Tap the Shift key to capitalize the next letter entered.
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  3. To enable Caps Lock, double tap the Shift key.
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  4. Tap the Delete key to remove a character. Touch and hold the Delete key to clear the entire text field.
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  5. Tap the ‘12#’ key to access symbols and numbers. Touch and hold to access Emoticons.
    Note: Touch and hold a key to access a list of characters associated with that key.
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  6. Tap the ‘1/2 key to view additional symbols.
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  7. Tap the 'ABC' key to return to the alphabet.
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  8. To use Speech-to-text, touch and hold the Microphone icon then release when the Microphone displays above the key. Speak your desired message clearly into the phone.
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  9. The Suggestion bar will suggest alternate spellings to the last entered word. Tap a suggestion to replace the word in the text field.
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  10. Touch, hold, and drag to draw out words on the keyboard using Swype.
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  11. To copy and paste text, touch and hold the Desired text.
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  12. Touch and drag the Text Selection icons to highlight the desired text, then tap the Copy icon.
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  13. In the desired pasting locationtouch and hold the Desired text field to place the cursor.
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  14. Tap the PASTE icon.
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  15. The copied text is pasted in the Desired location.
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  16. To access Keyboard settings, touch and hold the Settings icon then release when the Settings icon displays above the key.
    Note: Alternatively, you can access keyboard settings by tapping Settings > Language & keyboard.
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