Trackpad functionality in iOS 9 QuickType keyboard also available on the iPhone
watched the iOS 9 announcement. In a nutshell, you just hold down two fingers anywhere on the keyboard to turn it into a trackpad. Once in trackpad mode, moving your fingers highlights text. Highlighting can also be done by double-tapping with two fingers on the keyboard. Dragging two fingers instantly, without holding down on the keyboard, will only move the cursor instead of highlighting text.Yes, once iOS 9 rolls out, the iPhone's stock keyboard will be given trackpad abilities as well. The new feature is quite handy and pretty easy to use, but you probably know that if you've
And that's just one of the many things to love about iOS 9. For a thorough run-down, check out our list of major features coming with iOS 9, as well as the minor ones found in the new software.