Keyboard: T-Mobile SpringBoard

Learn how to customize text entry and default keyboard settings on the T-Mobile SpringBoard.

 

 

 

 

Change default keyboard

 

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Language & input.
  4. Under Keyboard & Input Methods tap one of the following options:
    • Default
    • Android keyboard
    • Google voice typing
    • Swype

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

 

To enter symbols and numbers with the keyboard, follow these steps:

 

Android keyboard

  1. From any text screen, tap a text entry field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  2. Tap ?123 to switch to numbers and symbols; tap the More key to see the second set of symbols.
  3. Tap ABC to switch back to text entry.

 

Swype keyboard

  1. From any text screen, tap a text entry field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  2. Tap 123 to switch to numbers and symbols.
  3. Tap the =@# key and then the 1/2 and 2/2 keys to see a larger set of symbols.
  4. Tap ABC to switch back to text entry.

 

 

Text entry mode

 

To change the text entry or predictive text mode, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Language & input.
  4. Tap the desired keyboard to change settings.

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

 

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