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  1. Autocorrect 'off' needy

    It's quite disturbing (caused by Samsung ? Microsoft via samsung?) on a phablet to find growing mismatches on autocorrect in dutch (bullyservers in Ire?) but if no disable autocorrect in swiftkey i have to leave it behind. I have NO cloud 'on' for the sole reason it is intransparantly busy to 'in'. Without clear view about aspects, like 'out'. The 'in-no-out' policy =sucky. Distracting. If that kind of policy is prio over userlearning-at-users-timesaving, instead of the reverse, then swiftkey future is doubtfully. Sorry a hard key is more trustful than the primarily harvesting oriented soft key! Trust=1. Do not destroy…

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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Better recognition for tense

      "Joe sighed and reac-" [reaching] [reach] [reaches]

      If I am typing a sentence, and I already used one tense in the sentence, the next words in the sentence will probably use the same tense, as the predictions are failing to do in the above illustration. Please detect whether the writer is using past, future, present, etc. tense and weight words in that sentence accordingly.

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      • can you release swiftkey for windows phones

        More people are purchasing windows phones now with the cricket and would really appreciate an awesome keyboard to be on windows phones.

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          0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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            • animated gifs instead of emoji? Um, Yes please.

              Um.. yes please http://popkey.co/

              If some startup can do you, you can too. Buy them up fellas.

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              • Thumb mode, make space in middle visable

                I really like thumb mode on my tablet Sony xperia Z2. What would be great is if the 'blank' space in the middle would be 100% transparent, or even better make 2 like floating thumb keyboards on the left and right . I think it would greatly improve browsing experience on my tablet.

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                • space after punctuation

                  It would be nice if spaces were inserted after punctuation (as in commas, questions marks, etc). Period can achieve this with the double space, but all other punctuation requires separately adding in spaces.

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                  • Narrow size availability for landscape mode just like minuum

                    When typing in Landscape mode the keyboard occupies the whole screen. We cant use the the screen real estate to see what others are writing (in whatsapp conversation)

                    Please shorten the size of keyboard

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                    • Emoji plugin to match iOS

                      Please create a plugin that gives SwiftKey iOS style emoji. There are tons of lesser keyboard apps that give this functionality, but SwiftKey doesn't? Outrageous!

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                      • Use the wasted space next to the compact view to show the number keys and some common punctuation.

                        There's no reason to have the big black void next to the keyboard in compact mode. Move the side to side button into they keyboard selection (standard, thumb, compact left, compact right). Use all that wonderful extra space for numbers and common punctuation. You have gobs of data about which of the two tap keys are used the most. Move those keys next to the compact keyboard. (I personally do not want arrow keys in any way. Just tap the text to move the cursor)

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                        • Cross out

                          Sometimes it is better to cross out a word or phrase than to delete it. Is there a chance to get "crossed out letters" like they are available in word processing programms?

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                          • Add a programmer mode

                            In programmer or developer mode, a new row containing brackets, semi-circle, etc. will be soon. This will help us programmer tramandeously when coding on our mobile devices.

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                            • 37 votes
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                              • Change your keyboard

                                Add T9 keyboard but I guess that would be impossible since most of the users are requesting for 3 x 4 keyboard and you can even do that. Remove the undocking feature. Instead change it to where you can slide from the swiftkey logo to the back button to hide the keyboard

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                                • CTRL and clipboard bottom is necessary

                                  There are 2 reasons which made me to use default Samsung keyboard rather than swiftkey:
                                  1. CTRL bottom for undo, redo, cut, Copy and paste
                                  2. Clipboard bottom for copy and paste several texts
                                  However in other aspects swiftkey is much better. Please do something for it.

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                                    • keyboard theme suggestion

                                      Long time user first time writer. I'd like to see theme with a black (pitch) base and red accents, or something of the like, to go with my red ViperOne theme on my HTC One M8. Thanks.

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                                        0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                        • Mongolian traditional

                                          To millions of Mongolians

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