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Question: Arrow keys on iPad Pro

Why did you take them away?

Please bring them back.

Thank you.

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Apr 20, 2018 7:37 PM in response to Don147Burn In response to Don147Burn

As far as I am aware, NO iPad native software keyboard has ever had arrow keys for navigation.

If you want better “I-beam” cursor control,

You can move around the text "I" beam insertion point cursor by bringing up the iPad's software keyboard, do a two finger single tap to turn the entire keyboard area gray colored and into a gigantic trackpad area where you can easily control the position of the text insertion point "I" beam cursor.

You can highlight text and lines of text by doing a two finger double tap on the iOS software keyboard.

Then, do a single two finger tap on the keyboard area to fine tune the text selection.

That is as close to a mouse or regular trackpad that iOS is, currently, going to get.


Imstall this third party keyboard called PadKeys.


PadKeys Keyboard by Natural Designs Software, Inc.


Good Luck to You!

Apr 20, 2018 7:37 PM

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