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  1. Let backspace key to undo the last prediction, just like in Google Keyboard

    The title is quite self explanatory. I think that one of the best functions of Google Keyboard is that you can undo the predictions when writing with a simple press of the backspace key. SwiftKey should really add it.

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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • New keys for Select all, Cut, Copy and Paste

      Have a method or keys for Select all, Cut, Copy and Paste

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      • Add the interrobang (? +!) punctuation.

        There are many times a question is rhetorical and this is where the interrobang would be handy (? +!) It would also save a character for those who use Twitter & other social media with limited characters.

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        • Windows 8 Phone Theme

          I would like a theme for SwiftKey based on the Windows 8 on screen keyboard theme.

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          • Same size when secondary characters are showing

            Actually when I choose to view secondary characters and numbers, number row up on the top dissappears and it looks like keyboard fail, I would not like to see this change, I'd like to see same size to screen with normal characters and secondary, maybe the space of this row could be used to better organization or just show this espace... :)

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            • Separate

              I don't like to have enter and emotional on same button enter should only be enter and a own button for emoji

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              • slide right for space in no flow mode

                This is form minuum. Allows for way faster when you don't have to hunt for the space bar.

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                • Rollable prediction boxes

                  It would be nice if there are more than 3 predictions, with the most likely ones shown in the 3 existing boxes and the rest can be rolled in view from the left or the right of the prediction bar. 3 predictions are not enough for languages with many accents such as Vietnamese.

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                  • Please Add ability to learn from Hotmail and 0utlook email accounts

                    Please Add learning from Hotmail and 0utlook accounts

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                    • Implement the ability to be able to swype with multiple fingers.

                      With a different keyboard I was able to swype with my two thumbs in one gesture. I notice that I cannot do that with this keyboard. For example, swiping the word "this" would be a simple swype with my right thumb over the letters t, h, and i and my left thumb tapping on the letter s. All I get is "to" as the prediction where as on the other keyboard it would give me "this". The word " move "is also right thumb over the m and o and, without lifting right thumb briefly, left thumb over the v…

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                      • Fronts

                        More fronts to be added.....

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                        • New Theme

                          Hey, please create a design like "Forest", only in black and white...without the green buttons. KR, Sven

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                          • Option for fewer letters on a row & increasing number of keyboard rows for preventing mistypes

                            Hi
                            Even with big Phones like Note 3, smartphone Screen width is narrow so it may be great if there are fewer letters on each row in Keyboard and there is at least one more row of letters (instead of number row many Users can pick an extra Letter row more comfortable in my opinion)

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                            • Annoying: pls add Switching keyboards bei press and hold

                              I posted this, switching between English and German is too easy by swiping left or right. And is mistakenly always switched to German. Please substitute this annoying feature with press hold and pop up menu

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                              • Love the Emoji options. But I found a couple missing.... An American flag (and other nation's, too) AND religious symbols A cross a c

                                Love the Emoji options. But I found a couple missing.... An American flag (and other nation's, too) AND religious symbols A cross And a church.

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                                • Black theme with red highlights

                                  A pulse theme with red highlights. And a red version of Forest or Nickel.

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                                    0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • You could stop pestering me about checking out customization.

                                    Years ago I bought the SwiftKey app, and customised it. After a recent update you continously ask me to check out customization. I've done it, am happy with my settings, now stop asking me! Great idea for not ******* off existing customers.

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                                    • fix

                                      fix the language pack issue before anythimg else.

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                                      • Auto text completion.

                                        It's kind of an abbreviation against which a pre-defined text is replaced. Much like the functionality that is in black berry.

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                                        • Adding language

                                          Hope to see the Punjabi / Gurmukhi language added as there are softwares which requires alphabets from this language to function properly. Hope the technical team takes this into consideration

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                                            0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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