Input non-Roman characters on iPhone OS 3.0's keyboard
Mon, Jun 22 2009 at 7:30AM PDT • Submitted by Anonymous
I discovered this by accident on my iPod touch. When entering text, hold down one of these keys...
A C I L N O S T U Y Z
...to open a submenu allowing you to choose a modified (with accent, umlaut, etc.) version of that character.
[robg adds: This is mentioned in the iPhone User Guide (11MB PDF), but not in detail. There are extra characters on the two symbol keyboards as well -- nearly every symbol is available in at least two forms, but the following keys have additional extra characters in their pop-up definitions: . ? ! ' - $ " % _. If I've missed any, please post!]
love these details