QuickType predictive keyboard is very helpful for typing. As per the context, it suggests you words and perfectly models itself in accordance with your conversation style. What’s more; it has got a lot better in iOS 10.
The predictive keyboard now suggests emojis as well in accordance with what you are typing. If you are fond of using funny emojis with your message, it’s going to rev up your messaging experience big time. Let's give it a try!
How to Enable and Use QuickType in iOS 10 iPhone or iPad
Enabling QuickType in iOS 10 iPhone or iPad
Generally, Predictive keyboard is enabled by default. But if it's not turned on, you can enable it easily.
Step #1. Launch app and get started with the keyboard as usual.
Step #2. Tap and hold on the emoji icon from the bottom left of the keyboard. (If you have enabled multiple keyboards on your device, you will have to tap on hold on the globe icon.)
Step #3. Now, toggle on Predictive toggle.
You can enable Predictive keyboard from Settings app as well.
Step #1. Go to Settings → Keyboard.
Step #2. Make sure that Predictive switch is enabled.
How to Use QuickType Keyboard in iOS 10 on iPhone/iPad
Step #1. Open any app and bring up the keyboard. In this test, we will use Messages app.
Step #2. Now, type anything you want. You will see the suggested words in the prediction bar.
You need to tap on the word in the QuickType bar which you want to add to your message.
How to Use Emoji Suggestions with QuickType Keyboard on iPhone or iPad
With iOS 10, the predictive keyboard suggests not just words but also emojis.
Step #1. Open any app and bring up the keyboard. In this test, we are going to launch Messages app.
Step #2. Tap on the iMessage text field and then start typing any message. The keyboard will begin to suggest you words and emojis.
Step #3. Just tap on the emoji you wish to add.
How to Turn Off QuickType keyboard on your iPhone or iPad
No longer like the QuickType keyboard? You can disable it with ease.
Step #1. Launch any app and get on with the keyboard.
Step #2. Tap and hold on the emoji icon from the bottom left of the keyboard. (If you have enabled a number of keyboards, you need to tap and hold on the globe icon.)
Step #3. Now, you need to toggle off Predictive toggle.
How to Insert Special Characters and Symbols on your iPhone or iPad
The stock keyboard on iOS device contains a lot of special characters and symbols like accented (diacritic) characters, ligatures, extended punctuation, and special symbols.
Check out the complete guide as to insert special characters and symbols.
Now, use these tips to get the best out of QuickType on your iPhone. Do you have anything to say? We would be glad to have your feedback in the comment, on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus. Also, make sure to give it a try to our app on your iDevice.