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  1. 2 finger swiping

    Please support 2 finger swiping, where the characters under each finger's swipe are interleaved into a single word, as supported by Keymonk (see link). https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.keymonk.latin&hl=en

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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Prediction Definitions

      integrate dictionary and thesarus into word prediction have the option for online or offline dictionary of course offline would be a larger download, but this would be very very beneficial when typing to ensure we are using words correctly. Also cache and defined predictions so if I looked at the definition for Dog that would be cached so next time it doesn't have to hit the network again, I know this is pretty much a given but wanted to explain.

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      • Black and red theme (not berry)

        Can we have a black and red theme like neon or pitch that has a red characters on black keys.

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        • Please add option for customisation of touch sound.

          I personally like the typewriter type sound..
          But it would be better if there are a few more options also

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            • The perfect transparent theme.

              Hi.

              I always wished for a flat UI Transparent theme, with a gray-ish background and some gradient around the shift,space and enter button

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              • Please don't change my capitalization or lack thereof, if the word is otherwise typed correctly.

                If I've typed a word correctly and capitalized one or more letters, in any sequence or position, please don't change the word to alter the capitalized letters. Likewise please do not autocorrect a properly spelled word to the same word but with previously used, different capitalization. I hope I've explained myself clearly. I can't think of a better way to put it.

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                • Add a few more themes to the store (color-wise) and add a few more languages to it as well.

                  Would be really good to add mandarin and Japanese to this. And a more organized themes section to the store, but otherwise probably the best keyboard I've ever used

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                  • Challenge Simple but have 1000 way to Use

                    When the first time download Swiftkey , i try to use it , its little bit not feel enjoy to typing , because

                    1. the keyboard mode is too many things , like a ( D + % ) sometime dizzy look at the Keyboard

                    2. Make it as simple keyboard but have a thousand way to typing faster ( Look from Fleksy Keyboard )

                    3. Invisible Keyboard ( Ghost Mode )

                    4. Swifting for Delete and Spacing ( recommended ) * Survey No need to hold Delete Icon again for deleting word because with One Swift the word is…

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                    • Add an option to disable Popup on keypress

                      Hi, I'm reposting this as a separate thread because SwiftKey seems to have forgotten that they put this feature under review.

                      Please have a look here to see that many of us actually want this feature since 2011!!!
                      And it was put under review in 2012.
                      Is this really that tough to implement??

                      http://support.swiftkey.net/forums/116689-ideas-and-suggestions/suggestions/1987971-turn-on-and-off-letter-pop-ups-popups-popups

                      Please work on this because this is something that causes major performance issues.
                      I'm on a Galaxy S2 I9100 and can clearly tell that the stock keyboard was much much smoother than this.

                      It doesn't cause a lot of problems when using flow, but while typing…

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                      • keyboard configuration

                        can you create a way for people to literally customize their keywords, meaning decide where to add the space bar or move the letters and numbers in a way that can make it faster to type? that way everyone can customize any number of ways and still have the opportunity to purchase the background or color of the keyboard. just a suggestion. thanks.

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                          1 comment  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Hot Key

                          I think, it's important to get a hot key. For example: press 1 for a longer time, than swiftkey wrights your email adress...

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                          • Please add Amharic to the language! list

                            I am a translator for the Amharic language. Unfortunately Amharic is not included in the language list.

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                              0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                              • Swipe for iPad

                                Swipe for iPad

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                                • kindle fire hd 7, no compatible even sideloading, the menu sidebar overwrites some the keyboard

                                  kindle fire hd 7, no compatible even sideloading, the menu sidebar overwrites some the keyboard

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                                  • Make Secondary keyboard scrollable

                                    After one press the secondary keyboard should become visible only while long press is still active and you should be able to pan to the correct symbol and then release similar to the period pop up. This is useful for minimal/spotlight themes where the secondary keyboard is not visible and the user might only know the approximate position of the secondary key.

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                                    • Full stop with and without space

                                      Is it possible that SK can distinguish between automatically corrected punctuation with a space and those that are set manually? It’s not possible to make a full stop or ellipsis with a leading space.

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                                          0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Let me share a few ideas...

                                          1. You should make button for easy switching between different keyboards
                                          2. Also here should be a support of Japanese
                                          3. Move digits in a symbol layout in one line atop
                                          4. Add button that should contain other word options - 3 is clearly not enough
                                          5. You should use Standart Google voice engine, not current

                                          Goods luck, you guys! ^_^

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