How do I start my Samsung Galaxy S® III in Safe Mode?
You can boot up your device in Safe Mode if you wish to troubleshoot whether or not added applications are causing problems with the device. Safe mode will load only basic system software.
Make sure your device is turned off.
Press and hold the Power/Lock key to turn on the device.
Once the animation displays, press and hold the Volume down key until the lock screen appears.
When the Lock screen is displayed, Safe mode is displayed in the lower-left corner of the screen. To boot your device into normal mode again, restart your device.
Can I change the Keyboard Input options on my Samsung Galaxy S® III?
You can change the keyboard settings on your device; from the Home screen, touch Menu > Settings > Language and input. Your device comes preloaded with the Samsung keyboard and Swype® keyboard. Touch Default to adjust which keyboard is used as your default option.
Touch next to Samsung keyboard. You can also touch and hold and then touch Settings on the Samsung keyboard when you are entering text. You can customize the following keyboard settings:
Portrait keyboard types: Select from either a Qwerty keyboard or 3×4 keyboard when holding your device in portrait orientation.
Input language: Select the input languages you want your device’s keyboard to support. When you select more than one language here, you can quickly switch between languages by swiping your finger across the space bar. By default, the Use system language option is selected.
Predictive text: Touch the slider to turn Predictive text on . Touch Predictive text to edit the following predictive text settings:My word list: Shows you the list of custom words you have added to your list. You can touch to manually add words to the list.