Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

How to write text - Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

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There are various ways of entering text when you write notes or messages. Follow these instructions to learn how to write text.

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Introduction

Text input is used in many of the device functions, such as notes and messages. The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

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Select text input settings

There are a number of different text input settings. The most important settings are described in the following steps.
Choose one of the following options:
Select writing language, go to 2a.
Turn word suggestion on or off, go to 2b.

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2a - Select writing language

Press the settings icon.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

Press Input languages.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

To use the default language:
Press Use system language to turn on the setting.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

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

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

To select another language:
Press Use system language to turn off the setting.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

When the box next to the menu item is empty, the function is turned off.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

Press the required language to turn it on or off.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

When the box next to a language is ticked (V), it's turned on.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2a - Select writing language

Press the return icon to go back to text input.

The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
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2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press the settings icon.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press Android keyboard settings.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press Show correction suggestions.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press the required setting.

If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
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2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press the return icon to go back to text input.

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

This step describes how to write text when predictive text input is turned on.
Press once on each letter to write the required word.

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Write text

A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
If required, slide your finger right or left on the word suggestion bar to see more suggestions.

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Write text

Press the required word to insert it.

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Write text

To key in numbers or symbols:
Press ?123.

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Write text

Press the required numbers.

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Write text

Press ABC to return to text input.

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Write text

To key in symbols:
Press ?123.

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Write text

If required, press More to see more symbols.

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Write text

Press the required symbols.

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Write text

Press ABC to return to text input.

1. Introduction

Text input is used in many of the device functions, such as notes and messages. The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

2. Select text input settings

There are a number of different text input settings. The most important settings are described in the following steps.
Choose one of the following options:
Select writing language, go to 2a.
Turn word suggestion on or off, go to 2b.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1v

3. 2a - Select writing language

Press the settings icon.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
Press Input languages.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
To use the default language:
Press Use system language to turn on the setting.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
To select another language:
Press Use system language to turn off the setting.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
When the box next to the menu item is empty, the function is turned off.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
Press the required language to turn it on or off.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
When the box next to a language is ticked (V), it's turned on.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.
Press the return icon to go back to text input.
The selected language determines which characters are available and which language that is used for word suggestion.

4. 2b - Turn word suggestion on or off

Press the settings icon.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press Android keyboard settings.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press Show correction suggestions.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press the required setting.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.
Press the return icon to go back to text input.
If you turn on word suggestion, words are suggested as you key in the first letters.

5. Write text

This step describes how to write text when predictive text input is turned on.
Press once on each letter to write the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
If required, slide your finger right or left on the word suggestion bar to see more suggestions.
Press the required word to insert it.
To key in numbers or symbols:
Press ?123.
Press the required numbers.
Press ABC to return to text input.
To key in symbols:
Press ?123.
If required, press More to see more symbols.
Press the required symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.