Keyboard: Apple iPhone & iPad on iOS 11

Learn how to customize text entry and default keyboard settings on Apple iOS 11. Check the software version using Software versions & updates: Apple iOS 11. Additional software versions in Related Links below.

 

 

 

Change default keyboard

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards.
  2. Tap the desired keyboard to change the software and hardware layouts.

 

Enter symbols & numbers

  1. Tap the 123 button at the bottom left hand side of the keyboard.
  2. Choose the desired symbol or number.
  3. Tap ABC to return to letter input.

 

Text entry mode

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings > General > Keyboard.
  2. Tap the sliders to enable or disable for the following:
    • Auto-Capitalization
    • Auto-Correction
    • Check Spelling
    • Enable Caps Lock
    • Predictive
    • Smart Punctuation
    • Character Preview
    • "." Shortcut

 

Turn on / off haptic (vibration) feedback

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings > Sounds & Haptics.
  2. Tap the slider to turn Keyboard Clicks on or off.

 

 

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