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  1. 3 votes
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    • Long press entree's in Emoji>Recent to remove from Recent list

      The Recent tab on Emoji lists your most recently used Emoji, but what if we press the wrong one?

      We should have the ability remove one of all of the Recent's (perhaps long press on the recent tab to clear all?).

      Alternate title: Remove recently used emoji from Emoji>Recent Tab with long press

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        0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • The only thing that I think that this keyboard needs, is the arrows that the user can use to navigate between fields in a form.

        The only thing that I think that this keyboard needs, is the arrows that the user can use to navigate between fields in a form. Right now, it have arrows to navigate in the text in a field.

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          1 comment  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Make keyboard a little bit t bigger than the bigger keyboard in the resize area

          Resize the screen is nice but need a keyboard even a little bit bigger

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            0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Have punctuation available on keyboard next to letters

            Should have option for punctuation on keyboard next to letters rather than having to go to numbers keyboard

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            • Single press for single smiley on main layout

              A recent update made the emoji button open the view with all the emoji. Before a short press just inserted a simple smiley. Bring this back as a possibility please, it's been killing me.

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              • .Com button needed

                Missing from main keyboard.

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                  0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Put comma and period more in the center of buttons, plus spacer at bottom....

                  I keep accidentally hitting the home button on my HTC One when trying to type the period, I have average adult male thumbs, so I can't be the only one this frustrates...

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                  • 3 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • better website

                      how about making your website better. I looked all over for help and could not find anything. I posted at the beginning of the web page. DIdn't know how to start a blog, couldn't find tech help and couldn't find my answers anywhere on the website. I posted as joebeaster

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                        0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Changing emoji fonts?

                        Despite having an Android phone, I hate the Android emoji fonts package! Can we have the option to use :-) again or even have other font packages available like IOS or WhatsApp fonts........

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                        • Shiftkey + arrow keys = select text

                          Holding down shift and pressing arrow keys to select text. Add gestures or dedicated buttons for copy and paste, and you have the best keyboard on Android.

                          3 votes
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                          • New theme

                            Light pink and grey

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                            • Increase accuracy by adding an option to make keys slightly smaller and the space between them slightly larger.

                              I often notice I'm hitting the wrong keys, even though I have a fairly large phone. Although Swiftkey's predictions are mostly spot on, and help me correct that, it can be a hassle with typing some words, especially specific things that are not in the dictionary, such as names, adresses and websites. Please allow for an option to make the 'hitbox' of keys slightly smaller.

                              (I've tried many other keyboards, and most of them don't have this problem... but they can't beat swiftkey on most other things)

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                                0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Switch input method via space key

                                As any other input method SwiftKey should be able to show the input method selection dialog by long pressing the space key. Currently one has to use the notification bar (or tile on CM) to switch to other input methods

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                                • Flow for English words, but turn off auto correct if bit using flow

                                  I would like to be able to use flow feature for English words but when I use the keys individually, I would like to disable auto correct so I can type whatever I want.

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                                  • Regarding copy/paste function

                                    One thing that swift keyboard should improve

                                    When we copy some text from any message/mail/website content, for paste we have to long press on the cursor for mseconds where we want to paste

                                    So my suggestion is, when we copy some text and afterthat SwiftKey should show the option of paste for some time ( so we can easily paste texts)

                                    I know its a very little thing to share but it can be ease during copy /paste

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