Ting Tip: Go from keyboard to trackpad with 3D Touch text selection
Christine Ottoni • August 31, 2017
Turn your keyboard into a trackpad for precision 3D Touch text selection
Navigating and highlighting teeny tiny iPhone text can be, even at the best of times, a struggle. Struggle no more with this helpful 3D Touch feature for iPhone 6S and up: 3D Touch text selection.
The next time you’re word processing and need to navigate to or highlight a piece of text, follow this tip for a seamless text selection experience. 3D Touch text selection is handy for texting, messaging, sending emails as well as Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more.
Open your word processing or messaging app of choice.
Tap and hold down anywhere on the keypad. A cursor will appear.
Drag the cursor to specific place.
Press down deeper to highlight and select text.