Questions tagged [smart-keyboard]

The Smart Keyboard is an accessory made by Apple for the 2016 and 2018 iPad Pro. It is not sold with the iPad and it connects using a smart connector.

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iOS SmartKeyboard shortcut help screens overlay each other

I have the strange behaviour that the keyboard shortcuts help screens that appear on ios when you long press CMD on the SmartKeyboard overlay each other. Specifically: if an app has its own help ...
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Smart Keyboard draining 2016 iPad Pro battery

My Smart Keyboard Is draining my 2016 iPad Pro battery. Apple Support cannot help. Just opened a case number for me without solving my issue. Smart Connector is clean (without any debris or cracks ...
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Is it possible to enable key repeat for letter keys on the Apple Smart Keyboard for iPad Pro?

The key repeat options in iOS Keyboard settings seem to work for the navigation keys (arrows, backspace, etc) but not for the letter keys. When I hold down a letter key, it does not repeat. Is it ...
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How do I access special characters on Apple's Smart Keyboard?

I bought the new iPad Pro 10.5" and with it the Apple Smart Keyboard with the US Layout. Now I am constantly switching between writing in german, english and some french. Therefore I would like to ...
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How to type `control + [` on a German iPad Smart Keyboard

How do you type control + [ on the German Smart Keyboard for iPad. I am missing the "Esc" on the iPad keyboard a lot in order to discard text fields. I read that control + [ might work as a ...