1. Home
  2. /
  3. On-Screen Keyboard on Your Galaxy Book

On-Screen Keyboard on Your Galaxy Book

In tablet mode, the onscreen keyboard appears automatically when you enter text to send emails, create notes, and more.

On-Screen Keyboard Functions

Index for the on-screen keyboard functions:

  • Floating keyboard: Switch to the floating keyboard.

  • Close: Close the keyboard.

  • Return: Break to the next line.

  • Keyboard options: Change the input language or the keyboard layout, or add input languages.

  • Arrow right: Move the cursor to the right.

  • Arrow left: Move the cursor to the left.

  • Emoticons: Enter emoticons.

  • Shift: Enter uppercase. For all caps, touch it twice.

  • Delete: Delete a preceding character.

Change the Input Language

  1. From the Home screen, navigate to and touch on-screen keyboard.

  2. Touch Keyboard options on the on-screen keyboard.

  3. Touch Language preferences.

  4. Touch Add a language.

  5. Select a language you want to add.

  6. You will see the newly added language under the Languages list.

  7. For this example, open Notepad and then touch on-screen keyboard to change the input language.

    You can change your input languages on any apps like Samsung Notes, Notepad, Sticky notes that you can type on using on-screen keyboard.

  8. Touch Keyboard options.

  9. Select a language you want to change. You now can write in the language you just changed using the on-screen keyboard.

Additional Keyboard Functions

  • Standard: Switch to the standard keyboard.

  • Floating/Split: Switch to the floating or split keyboard. You can move the keyboard to another location by dragging the keyboard.

  • Handwriting: Switch to a handwriting mode.

Was this content helpful?

50 people found this helpful.

How would you like to contact us?

Give us a call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
Mon – Sun: 8AM – 12AM (EST) Printer support visit: hp.com/support/samsung

Chat with us

Live Chat support with a Samsung Care Pro.


Help with your order

Send us your inquiry and we will respond within 24 hours.

SMS Chat

Text SMSCARE to 62913 to receive live support 24/7*

* Standard text message and data rates may apply

Social Support

Contact us on Twitter or Facebook and we'll reply with an answer to your question or issue.

Ask the Community

Browse answers, ask questions and get solutions from other Samsung customers.

Question about a promotion?

Learn more about Samsung promotions.

  • Give us a call Speak directly with a Samsung Pro or schedule a time for us to call you
  • General Mon-Fri: 8am- 12 am (EST) Sat-Sun:9am - 11 pm (EST) 1-800-726-7864
  • Mobile Mon - Sun: 12am - 12 pm 1-800-726-7864
  • Home Appliances Sat-Sun:9am -6pm(EST) 1-800-726-7864