Galaxy S3: Enabling Swype mode in Samsung keyboard settings

Last Update Date : Jan 16. 2018

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To enable Swype mode in Samsung keyboard settings on your smartphone (Android 4.3), follow these steps:


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




Step 2: Tap on the Settings icon.




Step 3: Tap to select Language and input.




Step 4: Tap the settings icon next to Samsung keyboard.




Step 5: Tap to tick the checkbox on Continuous Input. (note: this refers to swype method)




Note: The name used for the "Swype" feature may change depending on the Language setting selected.


Swype™ is a text input method that allows you to enter a word by sliding your finger from letter to letter, lifting your finger between words (for space). Swype uses error-correcting algorithms and a language model to predict the next word. This also includes a tapping predictive text system.






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