Colon and semicolon

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  1. alan_g

    alan_g iPF Noob

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    Hi everyone! Does anyone know how to type a colon and semicolon? Thanks in advance!
     
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    Jeeper iPad Enthusiast

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    Hit the ".?123" button, to get numbers and some punctuation. Hit the "#+=” to get more symbols. Press and hold any key to get further options (when available).
     
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    The easiest and, by far, fastest way to access the ":" and the ";" is to press and hold the <.?123> key and then swipe your finger to the key containing the sign you want. On release the keyboard automatically returns to the alphabetic mode.

    //Stefan
     
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    Steffen,

    Just tried your tip!

    Works great!

    Thanks for sharing. You earned some street cred with me.
     
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    Got it! Thank you:))
     
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    There are evev a few optional characters in the alphabetic mode, using the press-hold-swipe method. This has been tipped on elsewhere in the forum, but I see no real harm done in duplicating the info here... ;)

    Otherwise, the TIPS & TRICKS-thread is to recommend warmly!

    //Stefan
     

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