Accessing hidden shortcuts


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Accessing hidden shortcuts

Hidden within the keys of your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch's keyboard are some shortcuts to cut down on your typing time. As well as to give you access to characters and symbols you won't be able to type unless you know how to access them. We've already seen some convenient shortcuts like typing a double space to add a period at the end of a sentence. And that holding down on the characters and numbers key lets you slide over the characters to select them. And to get popped right back into the alphabet keyboard. It works the other way too. If I have the numbers and characters keyboard up and I'm typing mostly numbers, I can hold the alphabet key and slide over to select the letter and then I'm popped right back to the numbers.

So those are the ways to access the obvious letters and characters. But holding down on other keys will also bring up additional characters you can use. Let's say I'm typing the word cafe and I want to make sure it ends properly and perhaps pretentiously...

Accessing hidden shortcuts
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Accessing hidden shortcuts provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

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Business
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iOS iPad iPhone
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