How to Add a Spanish Keyboard on the iPhone 13

When you first set up your iPhone you are able to choose the language that you want to use on the device. Yoru iPhone will then make some changes to the setting to reflect the usage of that language.

But many people speak more than one language and may want to have access to the additional characters that might be found in a language that wasn’t the one they chose when they set up the device.

A common situation where this happens involves people in Spanish-speaking countries who want to have an English keyboard and a Spanish keyboard on their smartphone.

You can add a Spanish keyboard to an iPhone by going to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > Add New Keyboard > then selecting the Spanish option.

Once that keyboard is added you will be able to select it from apps where you can use the iPhone keyboard and start incorporating Spanish letters and punctuation into your typing.

Our tutorial continues below with additional information on completing this process so that you can start typing in Spanish on your Apple smartphone.

How to Install the iPhone 13 Spanish Keyboard

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Choose General.
  3. Select Keyboard.
  4. Choose Keyboards.
  5. Tap Add New Keyboard.
  6. Select a Spanish keyboard.

Our guide continues below with more information on adding the Spanish iPhone 13 keyboard, including pictures of these steps.

How to Add Spanish Letters to the iPhone 13 Keyboard (Guide with Pictures)

The steps in this article were performed on an iPhone 13 in the iOS 15.4.1 operating system.

Step 1: Open the Settings app on your iPhone.

open Settings app

Step 2: Scroll down and select the General option.

open General

Step 3: Touch the Keyboard button.

open Keyboard

Step 4: Select Keyboards at the top of the screen.

select Keyboards

Step 5: Tap the Add New Keyboard button.

select Add New Keyboard

Step 6: Select the Spanish keyboard.

how to add a Spanish keyboard on an iPhone 13

Now you can open an app that uses the default iPhone keyboard, like Messages, and tap the globe icon until you see the Spanish keyboard.

You can then tap on Spanish characters to add them to your message.

Our tutorial continues below with additional discussion about adding and removing keyboards on an iPhone 13.

More Information on Adding iPhone 13 Keyboards

The steps in this article show you how to add a Spanish keyboard to your iPhone without requiring you to download any third party apps or purchase anything new.

Your iPhone has a number of different keyboards by default, you simply need to install the ones that you want.

Once a keyboard is installed you can tap on the globe icon at the bottom of the keyboard to switch between different languages.

If you have a lot of keyboards installed then you can tap and hold on the globe icon, then choose the keyboard you want to use.

If you discover that you have added a keyboard by mistake, or if you simply aren’t using one of your keyboards, then you can delete that keyboard.

To delete a keyboard on the iPhone 13 you can go to Settings > General > Keyboard > Keyboards > then tap Edit at the top-right of the screen, tap the red circle next to the keyboard you want to remove, then tap Delete.

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