- Input traditional and simplified Chinese characters by the Hong Kong Government Cantonese Romanisation convention on Google Android device.
- Fast response and small memory size.
- Build in 20000+ Chinese characters mapping, including looking up of common Hong Kong Supplementary Characters.
- Choice of 3 keyboard layouts for typing speed or accuracy.
- Mix input of Latin and Chinese characters without mode switching.
- Hardware keyboard support.
- Google Android 1.5, 1.6, 2.0 and 2.0.1
How To Use
- Install Cantonese keyboard for Android from the Android Market.
- Enable the keyboard in 'Settings' > 'Locale & text'.
- Navigate to a text view and long press to bring up a context menu.
- Tap the 'Select input method' option to show the enabled keyboards list.
- Select 'Cantonese keyboard' to activate the keyboard.
- Tap on the text view again to bring up the keyboard and start entering text.
- Browse matched candidates by scrolling the candidate bar.
- Tap the desired candidate to enter the character.
- Where is the comma?
Due to the limited screen estate for the normal key keyboard layout, the comma is implemented as a pair-key with the full stop. Just double tap the '. ,' key on the right of the space key to get it.
- Nothing happen after installation.
The Cantonese keyboard is implemented as an input method add on for Android. It will not be shown in the programs list of the home screen. Follows the instructions at the 'How To Use' section above to start.
- Can't find a specific Chinese character.
Not all Chinese characters are mapped in the build in look up table. Try to type an Unicode HEX code prefixed with a 'u' to get the specified character. (e.g. type 'u5ee3' to get the character '廣')
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