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Keyboard & Typing

How to manage your keyboard settings, use auto-complete, Swype, and more.


Access/Edit Keyboard Settings & Layout

ACCESS KEYBOARD SETTINGS: When the keyboard is visible, select the Settings icon to access Keyboard settings. Keyboard settings allow you to change languages, keyboard layout & feedback, and adjust smart typing features.

Note: To access keyboard settings outside of the keyboard screen, swipe down from the Notification bar then select the Settings icon > scroll to and select General management > select Language and input > On-screen keyboard > Samsung Keyboard.

step 1

Typing Features

SWYPE: Select and drag across each letter of the desired word without removing your finger from the screen. Words will automatically be entered into the text field.

step 2

AUTO-COMPLETE SUGGESTIONS: When typing a word, four suggestions will appear a the top of the keyboard. Select the desired suggestion to enter it into the text field.

step 3


step 4

  • EMOJIS: Select the Emoji key.
  • STICKERS: Select the Stickers key.
  • GIFS: Select the GIF key.
  • SPEECH-TO-TEXT: Select the Microphone key.
  • SYMBOLS: Select the Symbols key.

    Note: In the Symbols keyboard, you can access additional symbols by selecting the 1/2 key.

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