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Enable And Disable Predictive Text On Galaxy S8, S8+ Plus, S9

The Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ Plus and S9 are new smartphones featuring amazing designs. One of these design features is the predictive text feature. This feature is imbedded into the input technology and is meant to suggest text words depending on the context of the message you are composing as well as the first letters you are typing.

With this feature, it is easy and fast to text your contacts on Galaxy S9, Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+ Plus smartphones. In the steps below, you shall learn how to easily turn on and off the predictive text.


Turning off the Predictive Text on Galaxy S9, Galaxy S8 and S8+ Plus Smartphones

  1. Power off the Samsung Galaxy smartphones
  2. Go to the Settings menu
  3. Choose the Language & Input option
  4. Click on Samsung keyboard
  5. Browse through to locate and select On for the Predictive Text on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S8


Advanced Settings

The Advanced Settings Menu on your Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ Plus and Galaxy S9 gives you more control over the predictive text feature. With this settings, this feature will enable you to create a set of time delays with the option for a long press keystroke. For instance, you can try to press on a number for a prolonged period of time after which you will see a special character appearing on the keyboard.


Text Correction

Turning on the predictive text on Galaxy S9, Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus enables you to turn on the text correction option as well. This is a menu which you can add to your personal dictionary. With this option, the Android OS will not change any of the words that you will typing in your text messages.


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