Type Accents on iPhone or iPad

Spanish accents on iDeviceWriting in Spanish

To type accents on an iPhone or iPad, press and hold the button for the unaccented letter for a moment. A list of accented letters will pop up for you to choose from.

Por ejemplo…

  • To type ú or ü, press and hold u, then make your selection.
  • To type á, press and hold a.
  • To type ñ, press and hold n.


These instructions were provided to me by iDevice users. If there are mistakes or omissions, please let me know.

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Type Spanish accents in any operating system