BlackBerry Z30

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Basic use

How to write text

Text input is used in many of the phone functions, such as notes and messages.

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You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to change writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.
Find "Input Languages"
Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your phone.
Press Settings.
Press Language and Input.
Press Input Languages.
Add writing language
Press the indicator next to "Language detection" until the function is turned off.
Press Add/Remove Languages.
Press the box next to the required language until the language is selected.
Press Save.
Press Back.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Turn on word suggestion
Press Prediction and Correction.
Press the indicator next to "Show Predictions" until the function is turned on.
Press Back.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Return to the home screen
Slide your finger up the display starting from the bottom edge of your phone to return to the home screen.
How to write text
The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.
Write text
Press and hold the language icon.
Slide your finger to the required language to select a writing language.
Press the letter keys to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press and drag the required word upwards to insert it.
Write numbers and symbols
Press ?123.
Press the required number or the required symbol.
Press &% to see more symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.
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