Swype is a text input method that allows you to enter a word
by sliding your finger or stylus from letter to letter, lifting your
finger between words. Swype uses error correcting
algorithms and a language model to predict the next word.
Swype also includes a touch predictive text system.
While entering text, touch and drag downward from the
top of the screen to display Notifications, then touch
Select input method
Using the Numeric Keyboard
Switch to a numeric keyboard, to quickly enter numbers and
arithmetical operators (+, -,
Touch and hold
, and then slide to touch
Entering Symbols And Numbers
Using the Swype Keyboard:
Touch and hold on a key to enter the character at the top of
Touch and hold on a key until a menu of all characters
available on that key appears; then touch a character to
The Editing keyboard provides a quick way to move the
cursor and highlight text. If the application in which you are
working supports editing, you can cut, copy or paste
Using Swype Voice Input
Enter text by speaking. Swype recognizes your speech and
enters text for you.
you want to enter.
to switch to Symbol mode; then touch a key.
Voice Input. At the prompt, speak the text
Understanding Your Phone