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  1. 3 votes
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      1 comment  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Have a nub similar to a TrackPoint as an option in place of arrows

      If long pressed, will display all directions as a popup

      If pressed and slid, would act as a cursor joystick, with the farther slid from center making the cursor move faster.

      If swiped quickly, move word by word for left-right, or page up/down for up-down swipes.

      Holding shift while using trackkey would select text.

      Please also add a "control" style button, that when pressed and held would allow copy/cut/paste and a few user options, like share to a pre-selected app.

      3 votes
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        1 comment  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Long press delete

        To delete a Word it has been very comfortable to hold the delete button an I could stripe from right to left and back ! Every distance I stripe I delete the next character.

        In this way I could fast delete part of a word or stripe back to undelete a character.

        I hope you understand my idea.

        Sry for my bad English :)

        21 votes
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          0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • More symbols on keyboard

          More symbols, such as a checkmark and a box.

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            0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 4 votes
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              0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Change the number row

              The number row option is really cool, but why if it appears on the top, when I switch to the symbols layout it appears a number pad instead of the number row, I don't find that really useful, I'd prefer it to remain in the top, instead of the number pad, could you change that?

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                0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Email input specialization

                It would be awesome to have the keyboard switch into email input mode when it detects an email field with an @ sign and .Com button that appear on the main keyboard =)

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                  0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • que me instale el teclado con prediccion y acentos

                  me instale el teclado con prediccion y acentos

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                    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Windows 8 version

                    Hello, I'm an Android used since way back (Paid money for the app and was happy to do so).
                    I was wondering... Do you plan on getting a Windows 8 version out anytime soon? (or 8.1 ... but not phone.. windows 8 PC)
                    That would blow the market away :)
                    I'd pay a few bucks for it easy! (not like 1000000$ bucks, but you know.. a handful ^_^)
                    So... any plans for it?
                    Please DO reply.
                    Thank you,
                    TripleEYE.
                    TripleEYE@gmail.com

                    3 votes
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                      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Personalisation

                      There should be an option to tailor the keyboard to the users needs beyond the memory functions, more in the user interface department, for example, being able to choose the characters that the long-press feature produces

                      12 votes
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                      • Emoji / smiley page should match theme

                        The smiley page doesn't fit well with themes, especially light ones. The plaintext smileys should go back to looking like keyboard keys.
                        Spacebar, 123, abc, backspace, return should match the main keyboard instead of that horrible black bar.

                        6 votes
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                          0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Add a small button at the extreme right of prediction bar to "display more" in swype and standard mode

                          Because mode prediction is "time consuming", it could be a good idea to activate it only "on demand", when the user is not happy with the current prediction.
                          If a small button on the prediction bar can be pressed (or swype to) to display more possibilities, everybody will be happy. It's not time consuming and give the opportunity to the user to see more possibilities.
                          It will also be very interresting in swype mode! Swype to this little button open a new suggestion list...

                          34 votes
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                            1 comment  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 1 vote
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                            • Provide swift key for Windows Phone

                              Dear SWIFTKEY Developers ,
                              Many people are switching to windows platform now a days. as nokia is producing powerful phones now . and most of people who used swift key are missing it very much.
                              therefore I kindly request you to please develop swift key for WP8.
                              Lord _YRP

                              52 votes
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                                8 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Prediccions

                                You need to make an option that eliminates the prediccions

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                                • steampunk theme?

                                  May I suggest a steampunk theme? :-)

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                                    0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Personalization without Cloud Sync

                                    Personalization settings should be separated from Cloud Sync. Not everyone wants to use Cloud Sync yet everyone does want to use one or all the personalization options.

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                                    • 6 votes
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                                      • Serbian cyrillic

                                        Serbian main letter is cyrillic

                                        6 votes
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                                        • Option to disable auto correct when typing letters separately.

                                          Enable autocorrect with swipe BUT disable when typing separate letters.
                                          I'm tired of names and slang being corrected to words after I specifically type them letter by letter.

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