Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

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How to write text

Text input is used in many of the device functions, such as notes and messages. Follow these instructions to learn how to write text.

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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.
The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.
Select QWERTY keypad
Press the keypad icon.
Press Samsung Keyboard.
Add writing language
Press the keypad icon.
Press the settings icon next to Samsung Keyboard.
Press Input language.
Press the required language to add it.
When the box next to a language is ticked (V), it's added.
Press the return icon.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Turn on word suggestion
Press the indicator next to Predictive text to select ON.
Press Predictive text.
Press Word completion to turn on word suggestion.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
Press the return icon twice.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Write text
Press the writing language icon repeatedly to select the required 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 arrow down to see more words.
Press the required word to insert it.
Write numbers and symbols
Press ?123.
Press the required numbers or the required symbols.
Press 1/3 to see more symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.
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