BlackBerry Priv

BlackBerry Priv

Android 5.1.1

How to write text

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

Step 1 of 19

1. Find "Input languages"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.

Step 2 of 19

1. Find "Input languages"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 19

1. Find "Input languages"

Press Language & input.

Step 4 of 19

1. Find "Input languages"

Press BlackBerry Keyboard Settings.

Step 5 of 19

1. Find "Input languages"

Press Input languages.

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2. Add writing language

Press Use system language to turn off the function.

Step 7 of 19

2. 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.
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2. Add writing language

Press the Return key.

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3. To turn on word suggestion

Press Prediction and correction.

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3. To turn on word suggestion

Press Show predictions.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in letters.
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3. To turn on word suggestion

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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4. Write text

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

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5. Write text

Press the letter keys to write the required word.

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5. Write text

Press the required word and slide it upwards to insert it.

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6. Write symbols

Press ?123.

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6. Write symbols

Press the required numbers and symbols.

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6. Write symbols

Press the more symbols icon to see more symbols.

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6. Write symbols

Press ABC to return to text input.

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7. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Input languages"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Language & input.
Press BlackBerry Keyboard Settings.
Press Input languages.

2. Add writing language

Press Use system language to turn off the function.
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.

3. To turn on word suggestion

Press Prediction and correction.
Press Show predictions.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in letters.
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

4. Write text

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

5. Write text

Press the letter keys to write the required word.
Press the required word and slide it upwards to insert it.

6. Write symbols

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

7. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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