Keyboard: LG GS170

Learn how to customize text entry and default keyboard settings on the LG GS170.

 

 

 

 

Change default keyboard

 

To change the default keyboard, follow these steps:


We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

Enter symbols & numbers

 

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

 

  1. While in a text entry screen, press the * (star) key to switch to symbols.
  2. Press the Navigation key down to view additional symbols.

 

 

Text entry mode

 

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

 

There are multiple methods to enter text into text fields. To switch between text entry modes (such as predictive text mode, manual text mode, and uppercase or lowercase), follow these steps:

 

While in a text entry screen, press and hold the # (pound) key to switch between text entry modes.

 

Note: If you tap the # (pound) key without holding it down it will only switch between t9 capitol, t9 lowercase, or num lock.

 

To enter text using abc mode

 

Press the key until the desired letter displays. For example, to enter RUN, press the 7 key three times, the 8 key twice, and the 6 key twice.

 

To enter text using T9 predictive text mode

 

Press each key once. The dictionary will display the most common word for the sequence of key presses once all the letters are entered. For example, to enter RUN, press 7, 8, and 6.

 

To enter text using 123 mode

 

Press and hold the number key until the number appears.

 

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  1. Press the # (pound) key until you see 123 at the top right of your screen.
  2. Press the desired number keys.

 

 

Turn on / off haptic feedback

 

To turn on or turn off haptic feedback vibration, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.