HTC Desire 12‎

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Entering text

The keyboard becomes available when you tap a text field in an app.
  • Tap the keys on the onscreen keyboard to enter letters and numbers, as well as punctuation marks and symbols.
  • Tap to enter an uppercase letter. Tap twice to turn on caps lock.
  • Press and hold keys with gray characters at the top or bottom to enter numbers, symbols, or accented letters. Some keys have multiple characters or accents associated with them.
  • Tap to show number and symbol keys. Tap to return to the main keyboard.
  • Tap to choose from a wide selection of emojis.
  • Tap to check out more features, options, and settings.You can resize the keyboard space, change the layout and design, download dictionaries, and more.
  • Press to close the onscreen keyboard.

Entering text by speaking

  1. Tap an area where you want to enter text.
  2. On the onscreen keyboard, press and hold .
  3. When you see the microphone button and the words "‍Try saying something"‍, say the words you want to enter.
  4. Enter punctuation marks by saying the name. For example, say "‍comma"‍.

Enabling smart keyboard options

Turn on the keyboard's advanced features to help you type faster, such as contextual prediction, auto-correction, and more.
  1. From the Home screen, swipe up and then tap Settings > Languages & input.
  2. Tap Virtual keyboard > TouchPal - HTC Sense Version > Smart input.
  3. Select the options to enable.
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