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ASUS VivoTab RT

ASUS VivoTab RT

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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.

Step 1 of 21

Introduction

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.

Step 2 of 21

Find "General"

Slide your finger left starting from the right edge of the display.
Press Settings.

Step 3 of 21

Find "General"

Press Change PC settings.

Step 4 of 21

Find "General"

Press General.

Step 5 of 21

Turn on word suggestion

Press the indicator below Show text suggestions as I type to turn on the function.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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Add writing language

Press Language preferences.

Step 7 of 21

Add writing language

Press Options.

Step 8 of 21

Add writing language

Press Add an input method.

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Add writing language

Press the required writing language.

Step 10 of 21

Add writing language

Press Add.

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Add writing language

Press Save.

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Save settings

Press the Home key to save the settings and return to standby mode.

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How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

Step 14 of 21

Write the text

Press the language.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Step 15 of 21

Write the text

Press the required writing language.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Step 16 of 21

Write the text

Press the letter keys to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Step 17 of 21

Write the text

Press the required word to insert it.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Step 18 of 21

Write numbers and symbols

Press &123.

Step 19 of 21

Write numbers and symbols

If required, press arrow right to see more symbols.

Step 20 of 21

Write numbers and symbols

Press the required numbers or the required symbols.

Step 21 of 21

Write numbers and symbols

Press &123 to return to text input.

1. Introduction

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.

2. Find "General"

Slide your finger left starting from the right edge of the display.
Press Settings.
Press Change PC settings.
Press General.

3. Turn on word suggestion

Press the indicator below Show text suggestions as I type to turn on the function.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.

4. Add writing language

Press Language preferences.
Press Options.
Press Add an input method.
Press the required writing language.
Press Add.
Press Save.

5. Save settings

Press the Home key to save the settings and return to standby mode.

6. How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

7. Write the text

Press the language.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Press the required writing language.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one 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.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.
Press the required word to insert it.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
The language is only available if you've added more than one writing language.

8. Write numbers and symbols

Press &123.
If required, press arrow right to see more symbols.
Press the required numbers or the required symbols.
Press &123 to return to text input.

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