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Typing Faster and More Accurate

The onscreen keyboard of your phone is highly customizable. You can modify its settings and options to enhance your typing experience. Here are some tips that you could try.

Turn On Contextual Prediction

  1. Tap home key > all apps icon > settings app icon Settings.
  2. Tap Language & keyboard.
  3. Tap Virtual keyboard > TouchPal - HTC Sense Version > Smart input.
  4. Select Contextual prediction.
  • This option enables next word prediction and will also allow the keyboard to learn from the usual word patterns you type for better word suggestions.

Switch to Landscape Mode

  1. With two fingers, swipe down from the status bar and check if Auto rotate is turned on.
  2. Open the app you need, and then tap a text field to show the keyboard.
  3. Turn your phone sideways to bring up a bigger keyboard.
  4. You can then tap touchpal key > Split.

    screenshot of keyboard split landscape
  5. To return to the normal keyboard, tap touchpal key > Normal.

Resize or Reposition the Keyboard

  1. Open the app you need, and then tap a text field to show the keyboard.
  2. Tap touchpal key, and then tap Resize.

    illustration of resizing keyboard
  3. Drag any of the border arrows to resize your keyboard.
  4. To move the keyboard up, drag the center button up.

    illustration of moving the keyboard

Show Numeric Keys on the Top Row of the Keyboard

  1. Open the app you need, and then tap a text field to show the keyboard.
  2. Tap touchpal key, swipe to the left, and then tap Settings.
  3. Tap General settings and select Number Row.

    screenshot of keyboard with numbers on top