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Keyboard Tips

How to set up and use the keyboard on iPhone and iPad: The ultimate guide

A keyboard isn't just a keyboard — when it's virtual. On iPhone and iPad you can set it up to predict, shortcut, emoji, and do pretty much anything else you want it to!

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How to customize the keyboard on iPhone and iPad

Have you ever stopped to think that maybe your keyboard could be doing more for you?

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How to use text shortcuts on iPhone and iPad

Tired of typing out long words, names, email addresses, web addresses, or entire sentences over and over again? Well then, save yourself some time and effort and set up some keyboard shortcuts.

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How connect to a Bluetooth keyboard with iPhone or iPad

It may not be the old-school electric clickity-clacker some still enjoy, but the Magic Keyboard is slimmer and more portable than ever. And while it's sold with the Mac, it also works perfectly well with the iPhone and iPad.

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How to use the QuickType keyboard on iPhone and iPad

QuickType is Apple's predictive keyboard that gets smarter as you use it.

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How to edit and format text on iPhone and iPad

Apple has made it easy to edit and format text on your iPhone or iPad — all you have to do is touch, hold, and get to work!

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How to use the keyboard shortcut bar on iPad

Like to get to your editing and formatting options quicker? iPad has got your back!

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How to connect the Magic Keyboard to your iPad

The new Magic Keyboard has a lower profile, smaller footprint, and yet full-sized keys that, thanks to a re-engineered scissor mechanism, enjoy 33% more stability. It may not be the old-school selectric clickity-clacker some still enjoy, but the Magic Keyboard is slimmer and more portable than ever. And while it's sold with the Mac, it also works perfectly well with the iPad.

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How to connect the Magic Keyboard to your iPhone

Smaller and sleeker than ever, the Magic Keyboard might not fit in your pocket like an iPhone or iPhone Plus, but it can fit in your bag and give you a full-sized typing experience when you really need it.

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How to type Spock's Vulcan salute emoji with your iPhone or iPad

How do you type Mr. Spock's live long and prosper (llap) Vulcan salute emoji on your iPhone or iPad?

After posting the iOS 8.3 emoji keyboard how-to earlier, of course this was the question that quickly flooded my inbox. It's part of the same new unicode emoji set Apple has added to iOS 8.3 and OS X 10.10.3, so if you've updated to one or both of those, you can see it. The problem is, Apple hasn't yet added it to the emoji keyboard, so you can't type it. Unless you're logical about it...

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