Virtual keyboard landscape gone?

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    I dont know what I did but cant figure out how to fix it. The virtual keyboard will appear with the phone held upright but when I rotate it to try and bring up the landscape virtual keyboard nothing happens. Any help? Thanks
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    did you happen to restart your phone?

    if that didn't work did you happen to do a battery pull?

    did you change anything in the keyboard settings?
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    I think I screwd something up in the keyboard settings. I've spent some frustrating time trying to undo what I did via the keyboard settings unsucessfully. Now im here . . . . posting. . . . . hoping.....LOL
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    BTW yes the phone has been restarted and the battery has been pulled.
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    Does this happen no matter where you're trying to type? I know, when I push the search button, it seems like I can ONLY use the virtual keyboard in portrait mode, although, in this case, the screen doesn't switch orientation at all.

    Also, is your battery low? Sometimes I have issues with the keyboard not coming on-screen with a low battery. I'm assuming this is on-going though, so that's probably not the problem.

    Can you describe the issue with a little more detail please?
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    make sure all the boxes are checked in the settings.
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    yes same issue with me Everytime i rotate my phone for the landscape keyboard it doesnt rotate and pulls up the virtual keyboard not even when i try to txt or web search plz answer
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