Keyboard & Typing
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Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8.4) (SM-T307U)

Keyboard & Typing

Access keyboard settings, use swype, auto-complete suggestions, emojis, and speech-to-text.


In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Access keyboard settings
• Swype
• Auto-complete suggestions
• Access emojis, speech-to-text, capitalize text & symbols

Access keyboard settings

When the keyboard is visible, select the Settings icon to access Keyboard settings. Keyboard settings allow you to change languages, keyboard height and layout, 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 Settings icon > scroll to and select General management > select Language and input > On-screen keyboard > Samsung Keyboard.

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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.

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Auto-complete suggestions

When typing a word, suggestions will appear at the top of the keyboard. Select the desired suggestion to enter it into the text field.

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Access emojis, speech-to-text, capitalize text & symbols

Select the desired option.

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 EMOJIS: Select the Emoji key.
• STICKERS: Select the Sticker 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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