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    Personalising the Xperia keyboard

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    When entering text using the on-screen keyboard or the Phonepad, you can access a keyboard settings and other text input settings that help you set options for writing languages, text prediction, automatic spacing and quick full stops. For example, you can decide how word options are presented and how words get corrected as you type. And you can get your message data scanned so that word predictions fit your writing style. You can also set the text input application to remember new words that you write.

    To access the on-screen keyboard and Phonepad settings

    1. When you enter text using the on-screen keyboard or Phonepad, tap Icn sony textinput numbers symbols or Icn sony textinput numbers horizontal.
    2. Tap Icn sony menu settings, then tap Keyboard settings, and change the settings as you desired.
    3. To add a writing language for text input, tap Writing languages and mark the relevant checkboxes.
    4. Tap OK to confirm.

    To change the text input settings

    1. When you enter text using the on-screen keyboard or the Phonepad, tap Icn sony textinput numbers symbols or Icn sony textinput numbers horizontal.
    2. Tap Icn sony menu settings, then tap Keyboard settings > Text input settings and select the relevant settings.

    To display the Smiley key

    1. When you enter text using the on-screen keyboard, tap Icn sony textinput numbers symbols.
    2. Tap Icn sony menu settings, then tap Keyboard settings > Keyboard appearance > Additional keys.
    3. Mark the Smiley key checkbox.

    To use your writing style

    1. When you enter text using the on-screen keyboard or Phonepad, tap Icn sony textinput numbers symbols or Icn sony textinput numbers horizontal.
    2. Tap Icn sony menu settings, then tap Keyboard settings > Use my writing style and select a source.

    To select a keyboard layout variant

    NoteLayout variants are only available for the on-screen keyboard when you select two or three writing languages and may not be available in all writing languages.
    1. When you enter text using the on-screen keyboard, tap Icn sony textinput numbers symbols.
    2. Tap Icn sony menu settings, then tap Keyboard settings.
    3. Tap Writing languages, then tap Icn sony text input kb layout.
    4. Select a keyboard layout variant.
    5. Tap OK to confirm.

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