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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2

Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2

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How to write text

Text input is used in many of the phone functions, such as notes and messages.

Step 1 of 17

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.

Step 2 of 17

Press the settings icon.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Step 3 of 17

Press Portrait keyboard types.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Step 4 of 17

Press Qwerty keyboard.

You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Step 5 of 17

Press Input languages.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 6 of 17

Press the required language to add it.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 7 of 17

Press the Return key.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 8 of 17

Press the indicator next to "Predictive text" until the function is turned on.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 9 of 17

Press the Return key.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Step 10 of 17

Slide your finger right or left on space to select the required language.

Step 11 of 17

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

Step 12 of 17

Press arrow down to see more words.

Step 13 of 17

Press the required word to insert it.

Step 14 of 17

Press 123Sym.

Step 15 of 17

Press the required numbers or the required symbols.

Step 16 of 17

Press 1/3 to see more symbols.

Step 17 of 17

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. Select QWERTY keypad

Press the settings icon.
You can choose between different keypads. These instructions describe how to write text using the QWERTY keypad.
Press Portrait keyboard types.
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.

3. Add writing language

Press Input languages.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the required language to add it.
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.

4. Turn on word suggestion

Press the indicator next to "Predictive text" until the function is turned on.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press the Return key.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

5. Write text

Slide your finger right or left on space to select the required 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 arrow down to see more words.
Press the required word to insert it.

6. Write numbers and symbols

Press 123Sym.
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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