Android: Can I lookup characters by drawing them?

Saturday, September 11th, 2010 | FAQ | 2 Comments

If you install the 3rd party application “HanWritting” you can:

How do I enable Chinese input on Android?

Saturday, September 11th, 2010 | Android, FAQ | No Comments

Here is a quick movie showing how to do it:

Can I change the Mac desktop key combination to something else?

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 | FAQ | No Comments

Yes, to change key binding on Mac from control+command+d to something else go to Apple -> System Preferences -> Keyboard & Mouse -> Keyboard Shortcuts and modify the “Look up in Dictionary” key shortcut.

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Can I toggle the Mac desktop dictionary to always be on?

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 | FAQ | No Comments

No, there is no way (that I now of) to toggle on “always define”. However, if you hold down the ctrl+cmd+d (on the Mac desktop 小词典), and don’t release the keys it will continue to define words as you hover over them.

iPhone: Using pinyin input, how do I type words that have a ü like 女?

Saturday, November 29th, 2008 | FAQ | 5 Comments

When using the iPhone pinyin input and you need to type a word that has a ü in it, for example 女 (nǚ), you use the v key. So you would type “nv” to lookup 女.

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