LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G

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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 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.

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Add language

Press and hold the settings icon (a gear wheel).

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 3 of 20

Add language

Press Input language and type.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 4 of 20

Add language

Press the required language.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 5 of 20

Add language

When the box next to a 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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Choose QWERTY keypad

Press the settings icon next to the required language.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
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Choose QWERTY keypad

Press QWERTY keyboard.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
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Choose QWERTY keypad

Press the Return key.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
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Turn on word suggestion

Press Word suggestion.

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

Press Prediction.

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

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Step 12 of 20

Turn on word suggestion

Press the Return key twice to return to text input.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Step 13 of 20

Write text

Press the language repeatedly to change writing language.

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Write text

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

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Write text

Press and drag the word suggestion bar left for more suggestions.

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Write text

Press the required word to insert it.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press 123?.

Step 18 of 20

Write numbers and symbols

Press the required numbers or the required symbols.

Step 19 of 20

Write numbers and symbols

Press arrow right or arrow left to see more symbols.

Step 20 of 20

Write numbers and symbols

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

2. Add language

Press and hold the settings icon (a gear wheel).
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Input language and type.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the required language.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
When the box next to a language is ticked (V), it's selected.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.

3. Choose QWERTY keypad

Press the settings icon next to the required language.
You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Press QWERTY keyboard.
You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Press the Return key.
You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.

4. Turn on word suggestion

Press Word suggestion.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press Prediction.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press the Return key twice to return to text input.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.

5. Write text

Press the language repeatedly to change writing language.
Press the letters to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press and drag the word suggestion bar left for more suggestions.
Press the required word to insert it.

6. Write numbers and symbols

Press 123?.
Press the required numbers or the required symbols.
Press arrow right or arrow left to see more symbols.
Press abc to return to text input.

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