Keyboard: Samsung Galaxy S9

Learn how to customize text entry and default keyboard settings on the Samsung Galaxy S9.

 

 

 

Change default keyboard

Samsung keyboard

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > General management > Language and input > Default keyboard.
  3. Select the Samsung Keyboard.

 

On-screen keyboard

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > General management > Language and input.
  3. Tap On-screen keyboard  > Manage keyboards.
  4. Tap the Google voice typing slider to turn on.

 

Enter symbols & numbers

  1. From the alphabet keyboard, tap the Sym key to enter symbols.
  2. Tap the 1/2 key for more symbols.
  3. Tap the ABC key to return to the alphabet keyboard.
  4. Tap the Smiley face to insert emoticons.

 

Text entry mode

Samsung keyboard

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > General management > Language and input.
  3. Tap On-screen keyboard > Samsung Keyboard.
  4. Tap Smart typing to edit the following settings:
    • Predicive text
    • Auto replaxce
    • Text shortcuts
    • Auto spell check
    • Auto capitalize
    • Auto spacing
    • Auto punctuate
    • Keyboad swipe controls
  5. Tap Keyboard layout and feedback to edit the following settings:
    • Keyboard toolbar
    • High contrast keyboard
    • Keyboard size and layout
    • Custom symbols
    • Key-tap feedback

 

Google keyboard

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > General management > Language and input > On-screen keyboard.
  3. Tap Google voice typing to edit the following settings:
    • Languages
    • Voice Match
    • Hands-free
    • Speech output
    • Offline speech recognition
    • Block offensive words
    • Bluetooth headset

 

Turn on / off haptic (vibration) feedback

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > Sounds and vibration.
  3. Tap the Vibration feedback slider to turn on or off.