Turn Off Predictive Text Android

Edited by Grimm, Imado, Eng

You are watching VisiHow. Today we are going to teach you how to turn OFF predictive text, on your Android smartphone, or your Samsung Galaxy S5.Give a quick press to the lock screen button, on the right hand side of your phone.

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    Once you've done that, we're going to enter in pin code, pass code, or swipe as I have it setup before
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    This is going to take you to your home screen, once you have unlocked the phone
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    From your home screen, there are three ways that you can access the necessary menu, in order to change the predictive text, and turn it ON or OFF
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    The first method is going to be by swiping down the notifications panel.
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    Press settings icon
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    Settings folder will be opened
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    We can scroll down until we get to the System menu
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    On the System menu, we will tap on Language and Input
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    The Language and input will give us the option to set our keyboard
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    Tap on the Samsung Keyboard settings icon
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    That will open up the Samsung Keyboard settings
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    Now, we will scroll down
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    You will see the option for Predictive text
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    One tap on the Predictive text
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    This will open up the Predictive text menu
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    This is a complicated menu, depending on what you choose to do with it, and how you choose to set it up
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    Since we are only interested in turning OFF the Predictive text at the moment, you will simply press this button one time.
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    That will turn OFF Predictive text
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    You can go back, by tapping one time on the Predictive text
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    Or you can press the home button return
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    I will turn this back ON
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    So I may show you another way, to setup Predictive text
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    Let's press the home button
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    It will take us back to our home screen
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    Tap on the Apps icon, this is a shortcut to the Application's folder
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    Press on Settings icon
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    Scroll down until we get to the System menu
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    Tap on Language and input option.
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    Tap on the Samsung Keyboard Settings
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    Tap on Predictive text
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    It will open up the Predictive text
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    One tap to turn it OFF
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    It is now turned OFF, you can press the home button to get back to home screen.Let's turn that back ON, and I will show you one final way to access this menu
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    Press the home button, the oval shaped button at the bottom of your phone
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    This will take us back to home screen
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    Now we can tap on messages icon, to open up our messages
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    You will notice that the notifications panel changes, to show a little keyboard icon
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    Swipe down to bring up the notifications panel
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    Tap on Choose input method
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    This will show you the two keyboards
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    We are going to tap on Samsung Keyboard, which should be already selected
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    Press on the Setup input method
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    It will open up the Language and input, and we will tap again on the gear shaped icon on Samsung Keyboard
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    Scroll down and tap on Predictive text
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    Now you can turn OFF Predictive text
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    Or, Turn it ON, if you choose to do so
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    let us press the home button one more time
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    This will take us to the home screen
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    Our tutorial, on turning ON or OFF Predictive text on your Samsung Galaxy S5, is now concluded
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    Thank you for choosing VisiHow. We do hope that you have a great day, let us know if there are comments, questions, suggestions or concerns on that, and we look forward to hearing from you.
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