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Apple iPhone 5c

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How to

Writing text on my mobile phone

Want to learn how to write text, such as notes or messages? There are various ways of writing text. Follow these easy instructions.


List view

Find "Keyboard"

Tap Settings.
Tap General.
Tap Keyboard.

Turn on word suggestion

Tap the indicator next to "Predictive" to turn on the function.
When you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in letters.

Add writing language

Tap Keyboards.
Tap Add New Keyboard....
Tap the required language to add it.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language is used for word suggestion.

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Start text input

Open a new note, message or email to bring up the keypad and your mobile phone is ready for text input.

Write text

Tap the language icon to select the required language.
Tap the letter keys to key in the required word.
Tap the required word to insert it.

Write numbers and symbols

Tap 123.
Tap the required numbers or symbols.
Tap #+= to see more symbols.
Tap ABC to return to text input.

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.
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