Huawei Ascend P8

Huawei Ascend P8

How to write text - Huawei Ascend P8

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

Huawei Ascend P8
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Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to change writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.

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Add writing language

Press Settings.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press All.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Language & input.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Default keyboard.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Google Keyboard.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Step 7 of 23

Add writing language

Press Google Keyboard.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Languages.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press Use system language until the function is turned off.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press the required language until it's selected.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Add writing language

Press the return icon.

The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
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Turn on word suggestion

Press Text correction.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
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Turn on word suggestion

Press Show correction suggestions until the function is turned on.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
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Turn on word suggestion

Press the home icon.

When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
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How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

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Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.

the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
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Write text

Press the letter keys to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
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Write text

Press and hold the word in the middle to see more words.

the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
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Write text

Press the required word to insert it.

the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
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Write numbers and symbols

Press ?123.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press the required numbers or the required symbols.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press =\‹ to see more symbols.

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Write numbers and symbols

Press ABC to return to text input.

1. Introduction

You can select a number of settings when keying in text.
The following steps show you how to change writing language, turn on word suggestion and write text.
Huawei Ascend P8

2. Add writing language

Press Settings.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press All.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Language & input.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Default keyboard.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Google Keyboard.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Google Keyboard.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Languages.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press Use system language until the function is turned off.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the required language until it's selected.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.
Press the return icon.
The selected language determines which characters are available and the language used for word suggestion.

3. Turn on word suggestion

Press Text correction.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press Show correction suggestions until the function is turned on.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
Press the home icon.
When you turn on word suggestion, words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.

4. How to write text

The following steps require that you're writing text and that the keypad is visible.

5. Write text

Press the language icon to select the required language.
the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press the letter keys to key in the required word.
A number of words based on the letters you've keyed in are displayed.
the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press and hold the word in the middle to see more words.
the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.
Press the required word to insert it.
the language icon is only available if you've added at least two writing languages, see step 2.

6. Write numbers and symbols

Press ?123.
Press the required numbers or the required symbols.
Press =\‹ to see more symbols.
Press ABC to return to text input.