Chapter  2

Typing, Copy, and Search

In this chapter, we will show you some good ways to type on your iPhone and save valuable time when doing so. Along the way, we’ll show you how to use the Portrait (vertical/smaller) and Landscape (horizontal/larger) keyboards. We will also teach you how to select different language keyboards, how to type symbols, and other tips.

Later in this chapter, we will tell you about the Spotlight search and the Copy and Paste function. The Copy and Paste function will save you lots of time, as well as increase your accuracy when working with your iPhone.

Typing on Your iPhone

You will quickly find two on-screen keyboards on your iPhone: the smaller Portrait keyboard that’s visible when you hold your iPhone in a vertical ...

Get iPhone 4S Made Simple now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.