MacOS High Sierra - Touch Bar Typing Suggestions

When you’re typing text, the Touch Bar can show words or phrases you might want to use next (called typing suggestions), to help you save time.

  • Show typing suggestions: Tap the Typing Suggestions button.

    The Typing suggestions button on the right half of the Touch Bar.
  • Use typing suggestions: Tap a word, phrase, or emoji. Spelling corrections are shown in blue.

    Typing suggestions showing words and emojis, and the button on the left to hide typing suggestions.
  • Hide typing suggestions: Tap the Close button in the Touch Bar.

If you don’t see the Typing Suggestions button in the Touch Bar, choose View > Customize Touch Bar, then select “Show typing suggestions.” Or choose Apple menu > System Preferences, click Keyboard, click Text, then select “Touch Bar typing suggestions.”

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:mac os high sierra touch bar suggestion type macbook pro   Doc ID:79982
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2018-02-08 10:22 MDTUpdated:2018-02-08 10:27 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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