There are various ways of entering text when you write notes or messages. Follow these instructions to learn how to write text.
Text input is used in many of the phone functions, such as notes and messages. The following steps require that you're writing text.
Select text input settings
There are a number of different text input settings. The most important settings are described in the following steps.
Choose one of the following options:
Select writing language, go to 2a.
Turn predictive text input on or off, go to 2b.
Turn word suggestion on or off, go to 2c.
2a - Select writing language
Press and hold #.
Scroll to Writing language and press the Navigation key.
Highlight the required language and press the Navigation key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the dictionary used for predictive text input and word suggestion.
2b - Turn predictive text input on or off
Press and hold #.
Highlight Prediction on or Prediction off (depending on the current setting) and press the Navigation key.
If you turn on predictive text input, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
2c - Turn word suggestion on or off
Scroll to Prediction options and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Type and press the Navigation key.
Highlight Normal or Word suggestions and press the Navigation key.
Press Back several times to return to text input.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Word suggestion only has an effect when predictive text input is turned on.
How to write text
The following steps describe how to write text when predictive text input and word suggestion are turned on.
Press once on each letter key to write the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press 0 to insert the suggested word.
Press * several times for more suggestions.
Insert numbers or symbols
To insert one number:
Press and hold the key with the required number until the number is displayed.
To key in more numbers or symbols:
Press and hold # until a pop-up menu is displayed.
Scroll to Number mode and press the Navigation key.
Key in the required numbers.
Press and hold # to return to writing letters.
To key in symbols:
Press and hold * to see a page with symbols.
Highlight the required symbol and press the Navigation key.