How to Type Chinese Characters on Any System

How to Type Chinese Characters on Any System

Windows

macOS

Linux

iOS

iOS:

1. Going to: Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards
2. Click: “Add New Keyboard…”
3. Click: “Chinese (Simplified)”
4. Click: Either “Pinyin - QWERTY” or “Pinyin - 10 Key”
5. Go to anywhere where you can type and press and hold the world button on the keyboard to switch to the Chinese keyboard.

Android

Android:

Download "Gboard" - the Goolegle Keyboard
1. Go to "Play Store"
2. Download "Gboard" - the Google Keyboard
Set Up "Gboard"
1. Go to: Settings > General Management > Language and input
2. Click "On-screen keyboard"
3. CLick "Gboard"
4. Click "Languages"
5. Click "Add Keyboard"
6. Scroll down and find "Chinese", clik it
7. Select "Chinese (Simplified)"
8. Select "Pinyin" or "9key" and click "done" ("Pinyin" is full keyboard input; "9key" is more convenient for use with only one hand and is more popular among native Chinese speakers)

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