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BlackBerry Curve 9320

BlackBerry Curve 9320

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How to write text

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

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Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to add a writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.

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Find "Typing and Language"

Press the Menu key twice.

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Find "Typing and Language"

Scroll to Options and press the Navigation key.

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Find "Typing and Language"

Scroll to Typing and Language and press the Navigation key.

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Add writing language

Scroll to Language and press the Navigation key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Scroll to Manage and press the Navigation key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Highlight the required language and press the Navigation key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

When the box next to the writing language is ticked (V), it's selected.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press the Return key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press the Menu key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Turn word suggestion or off

Scroll to Typing and press the Navigation key.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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Turn word suggestion or off

Scroll to Style and press the Navigation key.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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Turn word suggestion or off

Scroll to Predictive and press the Navigation key.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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Turn word suggestion or off

Press the Menu key.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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Turn word suggestion or off

Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text.

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Change writing language

Press the Menu key.

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Change writing language

Scroll to Switch Input Language and press the Navigation key.

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Change writing language

Highlight the required language and press the Navigation key.

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Write text

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.

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Write text

Highlight the required word and press the Navigation key.

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Write numbers and symbols

To insert one number or symbol:
Press sym.

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Write numbers and symbols

Highlight the required number or the required symbol and press the Navigation key.

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Write numbers and symbols

To key in more numbers or symbols:
Press alt.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press aA.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press the key with the required number or the key with the required symbol.

1. Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to add a writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.

2. Find "Typing and Language"

Press the Menu key twice.
Scroll to Options and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Typing and Language and press the Navigation key.

3. Add writing language

Scroll to Language and press the Navigation key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Scroll to Manage and press the Navigation key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Highlight the required language and press the Navigation key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
When the box next to the writing language is ticked (V), it's selected.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the Return key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the Menu key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.

4. Turn word suggestion or off

Scroll to Typing and press the Navigation key.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Scroll to Style and press the Navigation key.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Scroll to Predictive and press the Navigation key.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press the Menu key.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.

5. How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text.

6. Change writing language

Press the Menu key.
Scroll to Switch Input Language and press the Navigation key.
Highlight the required language and press the Navigation key.

7. Write text

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.
Highlight the required word and press the Navigation key.

8. Write numbers and symbols

To insert one number or symbol:
Press sym.
Highlight the required number or the required symbol and press the Navigation key.
To key in more numbers or symbols:
Press alt.
Press aA.
Press the key with the required number or the key with the required symbol.

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