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Tone Keys

Tone Keys:
Leftmost Column
of keys.

Why use Tones:
Specify the Tone of Zi
(or last Zi in Ci) so as to
narrow down candidates.

Bihua keys serves
same purpose.
Hot Keys
Change Candidate Page:
    < and > key (w/o Shift)
    or Up/Down ↑↓
    or PgUp/PgDown

Chinese/Western Mode:F12,Alt+O,Alt=
Change last input:Alt+I
     Use Shift to
      reverse direction

Repeat Zi/Ci:Alt+;
Punctuation Mode:Alt+,
Letter Mode:Alt+B
Reset Input:Esc
Input Letters As Is:Return key
Chn Num Mode:Alt+0
 (directly type number keys; use O for O)
Chn Num Mode 2:Alt+9
   (as above; use O for 零)

Bihua Keys - Upper-Right
on Keyboard

E.g.: 食 has 人 as first part; after typing "shi",
use [ ] to bring it front.

Chinese Software
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Simplification Rules:
ng can be typed as just g,
e.g., tang → tag;
iao can be typed as io
e.g., tiao → tio;
uang can be typed as ug, or uag
e.g., huang → hug. huang → huag.
  Feedback * Zi info is based on Unicode material which includes some rarely used tones.