Use Keyboard as Trackpad on iPhone 6s Plus

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Steps

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    If you firm-press a key on the keyboard, all of the keys will be hidden.
    Now, you can use the keyboard as a trackpad.
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    Light-press the keyboard to move around the document.
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  3. 3
    Firm-press the keyboard to highlight a word.
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    If you let go of the keyboard, the keyboard will reappear.
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    Also, it is worth noting that if you tap a key before firm-pressing the keyboard, you won't be able to firm-press the keyboard to access the trackpad again.
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    Let's repeat steps 1-3.
    Firm-press the keyboard to access the trackpad. Once you've accessed the trackpad, you can light-press the keyboard to scroll around. A firm press will allow you to highlight specific words.
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    Firm-press the keyboard again to stop highlighting.
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    Then, you can highlight a different word.
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    Once you've highlighted the word, you can let go of the keyboard.
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  10. 10
    Tap on the word.
    You will access the menu with "Cut", "Copy", "Paste", etc.
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    Additionally, a firm-press on a particular word will highlight it too.
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