SETTINGS & SERVICES
Using the onscreen keyboard
SETTINGS & SERVICES

Using the onscreen keyboard

When you start an app or select a field that requires text or numbers, the onscreen keyboard becomes available. After entering your text, you can tap to close the onscreen keyboard.

Selecting a keyboard layout

You can choose from three different keyboard layouts to suit your typing style.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Language & input > Configure input methods.
  3. Under Touch Input, tap Settings > Keyboard types.
  4. Select the keyboard layout that you want to use.

Entering text

Use the following keys while entering text using the onscreen keyboard:
  • Tap the keys on the keyboard to enter letters and numbers.
  • Press and hold a letter key to see the characters or accents associated with it (if any).
Shift key. Tap to enter an uppercase letter. Tap twice to turn on caps lock.
Tap to switch to the symbol keyboard.
Enter key. Tap to create a new line.
Backspace key. Tap to delete the previous character.
Language key. The key you see depends on the keyboard language you are currently using.
  • Tap to switch to another keyboard language. You can also access onscreen keyboard settings.
  • Press and hold to enter text by speaking, in most places that you can enter text with the onscreen keyboard.
Tap to hide the onscreen keyboard.

Enabling multiple keyboard languages

If there are multiple keyboard languages available on HTC Jetstream, you can choose which languages to enable in the onscreen keyboard so that you can switch to these languages and use them to enter text.
  1. From the Home screen, tap > Settings.
  2. Tap Language & input > Configure input methods.
  3. Under Touch Input, tap Settings > International keyboard.
  4. Choose the languages you want.
    Note: Available languages depend on the region where you purchased HTC Jetstream.
 
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