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ThinkFree Write

ThinkFree Write is a powerful and versatile word processor that allows you to view, create, and edit documents on the My Docs screen.

Viewing documents

  1. Locate the folder that contains the document you want to open.
  2. In the list, tap and hold the document you want to open until the menu pops up.
  3. Tap View.

Tip: You can also open the document by quickly tapping it in the list.


Creating new documents

  1. Select the folder in which your new document will be saved.
  2. Press the menu button on your device. The menu appears at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Tap New, then tap Document.
  4. Enter a file name in Create new document.
  5. Tap OK.

ThinkFree Write Menu

In edit mode, the icon bar appears at the bottom of the screen.

Icon bar

Scroll horizontally through the menu icons and tap the menu icon with which you want to perform an action. Submenu icons will appear if you tap the menu icons that contain more than one action.

  1. Save: stores your documents in the DOCX format in your device
  2. Keyboard: displays an on-screen keyboard
  3. Delete: removes text or objects
  4. Insert paragraph break: inserts line breaks
  5. Insert shape: inserts objects
  6. Select: selects a particular word, sentence, paragraph, or whole parts of the document
  7. Font: changes font sizes, color
  8. Align: adjusts the alignment of sentences or paragraphs
  9. Clipboard: stores copied or cut text or objects

Editing Documents

You can change the view mode to the edit mode by pressing the menu button on your device and tapping Edit on the menu.

Entering text

  1. On the My Docs screen, tap and hold the document you want to edit until the menu pops up.
  2. Tap Edit.
  3. Tap the Keyboard icon to open the on-screen keyboard.
  4. Type text using the on-screen keyboard. Use the vertical and horizontal scroll bars to navigate the document left and right or up and down.

Selecting text

You can select words or paragraphs using the Select command to copy them or perform any other actions with them.

  1. In edit mode, tap text you want to select.
  2. Tap the Select icon.
  3. Tap the icon relevant to your desired action under the Select icon: Select all, Select word, Select line, Select paragraph.


Changing fonts

  1. In edit mode, highlight the text whose font you want to change using the Select command.
  2. Tap the Font icon.
  3. Tap the icon relevant to your desired action under the Font icon: Size, Bold, Italic, Superscript, Subscript.

Aligning text

You can align some text or whole parts of the document.

  1. In edit mode, highlight the text you want to adjust the alignment using the Select command.
  2. Tap the Align icon. The Align icon bar pops up.

  1. Tap the icon relevant to your desired action: Align Left, Center, Align Right, Justify.

Inserting objects

You can choose one of the three options under the Insert shape icon to insert objects in to documents.

  1. From gallery: inserts image files from the gallery
  2. From camera: takes pictures
  3. From scribble pad: draws images

Inserting image files

  1. In edit mode, tap the Insert shape icon.
  2. Tap the From gallery icon.
  3. Select the image file to be inserted.

Taking pictures

  1. In edit mode, tap the Insert shape icon.
  2. Tap the From camera icon.
  3. Take a picture, then tap the Clip icon.
  4. Specify the width and height of the picture in Size.
  5. Tap OK.

Scribbling notes or drawing images

  1. In edit mode, tap the Insert shape icon.
  2. Tap the From scribble pad icon. The editing screen switches to the scribble pad.
  3. Specify the line color and width, then scribble a note or draw an image with your finger.
  4. Tap the Done icon to return to the editing screen from the scribble pad.

Tip: To delete an item, select the item to be deleted and then tap the Delete icon.


Copying or cutting and pasting text

  1. In edit mode, highlight the text you want to copy or cut using the Select command.
  2. Tap the Clipboard icon.
  3. Tap the Copy icon or the Cut icon under the Clipboard icon.
  4. Tap the location you want to paste the copied or cut text.
  5. Tap the Paste icon under the Clipboard icon.

Zooming in or out of documents

  1. Open the desired document.
  2. Press the menu button on your device.
  3. Tap Zoom.
  4. Tap the desired zoom ratio or tap Fit to screen width.

Tip: You can zoom in or out of the document using the Zoom (+ and –) icons at the bottom of the screen. These icons will appear by tapping anywhere on the screen. You can also pinch to zoom in or out of the document.


Finding text

You can find a word or phrase in the document.

  1. Open the desired document.
  2. Press the menu button on your device.
  3. Tap Find.
  4. Type the desired text in the search box. Every text that matches your keyword is marked on the editing screen.

  1. Tap the right-arrow to move to the next search result.

Saving as

You can make another version of the document that you are working on. You can rename the document and save it in a different location, however, you cannot change the file format. You can view DOCX, DOC, RTF, XML, DOT, DOTX, and TXT files but you can only save the files in the DOCX format.

  1. Open the desired document.
  2. Press the menu button on your device.
  3. Tap File, then tap Save as.
  4. Choose the folder in which you want to save the document.
  5. Enter a new name of the file in Save as.
  6. Tap OK.

Sending documents

  1. Open the desired document.
  2. Press the menu button on your device.
  3. Tap File, then tap Send. The options to send the document vary depending on the applications installed on your device.

Viewing properties

  1. Open the desired document.
  2. Press the menu button on your device.
  3. Tap File, then tap Properties.