Virtual Keyboard (VKB)

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The Virtual Keyboard (VBK) is the on-screen keyboard available on Touch UI devices.

Article Metadata
Platform(s): S60 5th Edition, Symbian^3 and later
Symbian Anna
S60 5th Edition
Device(s): All Symbian Touch UI devices
Created: vasant21 (19 Nov 2008)
Last edited: hamishwillee (17 Nov 2011)

In Symbian devices (S60 5th Edition, Symbian^3), the first touch down and release on editable text field opens the touch input window (virtual keyboard).

There are four kinds of Virtual Keyboard supported in 5th Edition (as shown below). Symbian Anna introduces a new qwerty split screen keyboard (not show).


Alpha Numeric Keyboard

Alpha Numeric Keypad.JPG

Full Screen QWERTY Keyboard

Full Screen QWERTY Keypad.JPG

Mini QWERTY Keyboard

Mini QWERTY Keypad.JPG

Handwriting Mode

Handwriting Keypad Mode.JPG

This page was last modified on 17 November 2011, at 03:24.
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