How To Use Samsung Keyboard On Samsung Galaxy Note 2

How To Use Samsung Keyboard On Samsung Galaxy Note 2

This QWERTY keyboard can be used to enter text in either a Portrait or landscape orientation on Samsung Galaxy Note 2. The only difference between the two orientations are the sizes of the keys.

From a screen where you enter text, rotate your phone counter-clockwise to a landscape orientation. The on-screen QWERTY keyboard displays.

The Samsung Keyboard on Samsung Galaxy Note 2

This device has a built-in, QWERTY keypad (portrait mode) or keyboard (landscape mode). Using the QWERTY keypad/ keyboard, you can type letter, numbers, punctuation, and other characters.

To use the Samsung keyboard you must first configure the settings to default to the Samsung keyboard.

Press Home button > Menu key and then tap Settings > Language and input > Default > Samsung keyboard.

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From a screen where you can enter text, in a single motion, touch and drag the Status bar down to the bottom of the screen, then select Choose input method icon > Samsung keyboard.

The virtual keyboard is then assigned to the Samsung keyboard configuration for all subsequent text input.

 

How to enter text using different Input Options on Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Although the default text input method with the Samsung keyboard is to use the on-screen keys you have other options.

Note: To access settings, touch and hold the Input Methods button , then tap Settings icon to select it from the available options.

From within an active message, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard.

Tap Input Methods icon to use the default Voice typing input method to convert your spoken words to on-screen text.

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Touch and hold Input Methods icon to select from other input methods such as:

  • Handwriting to launch an on-screen handwriting area that can be used to convert on-screen patterns (text) to text.
  • Clipboard to launch the device’s clipboard area from where you can select a current clipboard item to place in your current message.
  • Settings to access the Samsung keyboard settings menu.

 

How to change the text Input Mode in Keyboard on Samsung Galaxy Note 2

From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard.

With Samsung keyboard as your text entry method, select one of the following text mode options:

• Abc : ABC icon to use alphabetic characters from the on-screen keyboard. In this mode, the text mode button displays SYM icon.

• Symbol/Numeric : Sym icon to enter numbers by pressing the numbers selecting them on the on-screen keyboard. In this mode, the text mode button displays ABC icon.

There are up to 3 available pages of numeric symbols available by tapping 1/3 icon.

Note: After typing an initial uppercase character, tap up arrow icon to toggle capitalization.

All lowercase Displays when the next character is entered in lowercase.

Initial Uppercase Displays when the first character of each word is entered as uppercase but all subsequent characters are lowercase.

All Uppercase Displays when all characters will be entered as uppercase characters.

By default, the first letter of a new entry is capitalized and the following letters are lowercased. After a character is entered, the cursor automatically advances to the next space.

 

How to use ABC Mode in Samsung Keyboard on Samsung Galaxy Note 2

From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard.

Tap ABC icon to configure the keyboard for ABC mode. Once in this mode, the text input type shows Sym icon.

Note: After typing an initial uppercase character, the blue color up arrow key changes to white color up arrow key and all letters that follow are in lower case.

Enter your text using the on-screen keyboard.

– If you make a mistake, tap X erase icon to erase a single character. Touch and hold X erase icon to erase an entire word.

Tap Send icon to deliver the message.

 

How to use Symbol/Numeric Mode on Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Use the Symbol/Numeric Mode to add numbers, symbols, or emoticons. While in this mode, the text mode key displays ABC icon.

From a screen where you can enter text, tap the text input field to reveal the on-screen keyboard. Rotate the phone counterclockwise to a landscape orientation, if desired.

Tap Sym icon to configure the keyboard for Symbol mode. Once in this mode, the text input type shows ABC icon.

Tap a number, symbol, or emoticon character.

Tap ABC icon to return to ABC mode.

To enter symbols:

Tap Sym icon to configure the keyboard for Symbol mode.

Tap the appropriate symbol key.

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Tap 1/3 button to cycle through additional pages.

  • The first number on this key indicates which page (1, 2, or 3) of additional characters is active.
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