Apple iPad Pro 12.9

Apple iPad Pro 12.9

How to write text

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

Step 1 of 16

Find "Keyboard"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 16

Find "Keyboard"

Press General.

Step 3 of 16

Find "Keyboard"

Press Keyboard.

Step 4 of 16

Turn on word suggestion

Press the indicator next to "Predictive" to turn on the function.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in letters.
Step 5 of 16

Add writing language

Press Keyboards.

Step 6 of 16

Add writing language

Press Add New Keyboard....

Step 7 of 16

Add writing language

Press the required language to add it.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 8 of 16

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

Step 9 of 16

Write text

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

Step 10 of 16

Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.

Step 11 of 16

Write text

Press the letter keys to write the required word.

Step 12 of 16

Write text

Press the required word to insert it.

Step 13 of 16

Write numbers and symbols

Press .?123.

Step 14 of 16

Write numbers and symbols

Press the required numbers and symbols.

Step 15 of 16

Write numbers and symbols

Press ABC to return to text input.

Step 16 of 16

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Keyboard"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Keyboard.

2. Turn on word suggestion

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

3. Add writing language

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

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

5. Write text

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

6. Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.
Press the letter keys to write the required word.
Press the required word to insert it.

7. Write numbers and symbols

Press .?123.
Press the required numbers and symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.

8. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.