Galaxy Note 10.1: Language and input settings guide

Last Update date : 2017.07.11

Below is a quick guide of Language and Input Settings on Galaxy Note 10.1:


Step 1: From the Home screen, tap on the Apps icon. 




Step 2: On the Apps page, tap on the Settings icon. 




Step 3: On the Settings menu, tap on Language and input. 



The Language and input settings menu will then be displayed.





●  Language 
    Select a display language for all menus and applications.



●  Default 
    Select a default keyboard type for text input.



●  Google voice typing 
    Activate the Google voice input feature to enter text by voice. To change the voice input settings, tap settings icon. 

    Choose input languages: Select input languages for Google voice recognition. 

    Block offensive words: Set to prevent the device from recognising offensive words in voice inputs. 

    Offline speech recognition: Manage downloaded languages.


●  Samsung keyboard 
    Change the Samsung keyboard settings: 

    Input languages: Select input languages to use with the keypad. 

    Predictive text: Activate XT9 mode to predict words based on the input and show word suggestions.. 

    Continuous input: Enter text by swiping on the keypad. 

    Pen detection: Change to Handwriting recognition mode when pen is detected. 

    Handwriting: Change the settings for Handwriting mode, such as recognition time, pen thickness, or pen colour. 

    Advanced: Change additional settings 

    Auto capitalisation: Set to capitalise the first letter of a sentence automatically. 

    Auto-punctuate: Set the device to insert a full stop when you double-tap the space bar. 

    Character preview: Set the device to show a preview image of each letter you tap. 

    Key-tap vibration: Set the device to vibrate when you tap a key. 

    Key-tap sound: Set the device to sound when you tap a key. 

    Tutorial: View the tutorial for using the Samsung keypad. 

    Reset settings: Reset the Samsung keypad settings to the factory defaults.


●  Speech 
    Voice Recogniser


●  Voice search: The following options are available for Google voice recognition: 

    Language: Select a language for Google voice recognition & Speech output.

    Block offensive words: Set to hide offensive words from voice search results. 

    Offline speech recognition: Manage downloaded languages 

    Bluetooth headset: Records audio through a Bluetooth headset if available.


●  Text-to-speech output 

    Preferred TTS engine: Select a speech synthesis engine. To change the settings for speech synthesis engines, select. 
    Speech rate: Select a speed for the TTS feature. 

    Listen to an example: Allows you to listen to the spoken text for an example. 

    Driving mode: Activates Driving mode to provide audible notifications for incoming calls, messages, or event details.


●  Mouse/Trackpad 

    Pointer speed: This allows you to adjust the pointer speed for the mouse or trackpad connected to the device.

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