Websites such as Unscramble Words, Word Finder and Word Unscramble assist in making as many words as possible with the assorted letters. Input letters and the website unscrambles them.
- Determine the string of letters that needs to be unscrambled
Popular websites offer help for strings of letters up to 12 characters long because that is the number of letters utilized in the Scrabble game. Input the string from two to 12 letters long and see results.
- Find the best answer
The website Unscramble Words allows you to set a maximum string of characters and pick your dictionary. Various components of a word, such as a prefix, suffix and root, are searchable in this database. Choose the answer that best fits the puzzle, riddle or game.
- Solve it manually with prefixes and suffixes
Solve the unscrambled letter puzzle manually without the aid of a computer by starting with a common prefix or suffix to pare down a word by several letters.
- Use mnemonic devices to recognize words
Try arranging the letters in alphabetical order and memorizing the sequence. That way, when a particular sequence of letters appears, your memory triggers the word to use. For instance, the string "UNMBAES" becomes "ABEMNSU" in alphabetical order. Memorize the rule "ABEMNSU" is always "SUNBEAM" to solve the puzzle.