Disambiguated text message review function

  • US 7,683,886 B2
  • Filed: 09/05/2006
  • Issued: 03/23/2010
  • Est. Priority Date: 09/05/2006
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A method of displaying text on a handheld electronic device that comprises an input apparatus, an output apparatus, and a memory having stored therein a plurality of objects comprising a plurality of language objects, the input apparatus comprising a plurality of input members, at least some of the input members each having a number of linguistic elements assigned thereto, at least one input member having a plurality of linguistic elements assigned thereto, the method comprising:

  • detecting a delimited ambiguous input comprising a number of input member actuations;

    generating a plurality of results in response to the delimited ambiguous input; and

    outputting an indication that each result of at least two of the results is substantially identical to a corresponding language object said outputting comprising;

    identifying, for each result of the at least two of the results, a corresponding language object associated with a frequency object having a frequency value;

    associating with each result of the at least two of the results the frequency value of the corresponding language object;

    determining a frequency delta between the frequency value associated with a first one of the at least two of the results and the frequency value associated with a second one of the at least two of the results; and

    outputting the indication when the frequency delta is less than a predetermined threshold.

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