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  1. Make the screen see thru while in compact and undocked.

    Make it able to see what's behind the floating keyboard.. I think that makes use of the whole screen with out having to move the keyboard around because you can't read what's behind the keys...

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    • S-Pen / Handwriting Integration

      Integrate the S-Pen (or any other handwriting to text inputs) handwriting to text functionality into SwiftKey. This should include a means of activating handwriting input from the SwiftKey keyboard by either long-pressing a key in the same fashion that we are currently able to activate the voice input key on the comma button, or by toggling it via the dedicated SwiftKey settings button (or through some other genius SwiftKey way, you guys are awesome!). The integration of a stylus/handwriting input should obviously include SwiftKey's word prediction engine. PLEASE DO IT! IT WOULD BE AMAZING!

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        • Stop the nag screens.

          I'm an original paid user, and gave 5 stars when this first came out, and still prefer SwiftKey over the others. But I keep getting nag screens to RATE when I have already rated. I use the cloud service, so some settings should have been saved, how about one that knows I have already rated the app? My current rating is now a 3 from all the nagging, down from the original 5. Seriously fire you marketing team.

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          • How about fewer notifications on my phone? I find them redundant and too often.

            I think you send out too many notifications about your product when I am already using it. If I want to change the look, I can do that. I don't need to be reminded of this every week or so.

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                • Stop Cloud Reminders

                  I don't wish to use the Cloud and and tired of the constant reminders SwiftKey keeps providing. It was OK the first time but more than once a day a reminder jumps up on my Android phone pressing me to connect my Gmail account. Sorry, I just won't do that. So I expect to stop being reminded. The reminders are just an intrusion.

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                      0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • 3 votes
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                      • Samsung Galaxy S4 multi window

                        I'm using a Samsung Galaxy s4, and i use multi window more often, but when i use SwiftKey on multi window, the upper window doesn't support this keyboard and lower window supports it. it needs to be fixed because i feel it's an important one. Thank you. :)

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                        • Scottish gaelic

                          How about a Scottish gaelic language keyboard.

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                          • Football themed keyboards

                            I think it would be awesome if there were team based keyboards for SwiftKey! And if they had an animation like a football when u pressed the keys

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

                                Would be cool to use a personal photo for a keyboard theme. Touch pal is doing this. Would rather use SwiftKey though.

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                                  0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • I think you'll find your Diwali keyboard is broke! The 'long press' of buttons gives a character, but there are no 'shifted key' characters

                                  The 'upper' part of keys simply shows a flame, as opposed to characters (%^|] >{&+)) for instance.

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                                  • Create a space swipe changer of language

                                    It will be nice if You can make a option to change language by space swiping like in default android keyboard. It will be much easier to use just one language per time becouse If I have turned on 3 or 4 different language at one time I have big problem with prediction.

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                                      • Diwali doesn't make sense to South Indians

                                        I use Swiftkey in my android phone daily. It is my default keyboard and I love it.
                                        I am from India. I was offered a new theme for the app called the Diwali theme. I get the idea behind it. This theme is related to the festival that is celebrated in India.But, I would like to inform you that India has more than 22 linguistic communities. And the word "DIWALI" is used mostly by linguistic communities from north India. The same word has a complete different meaning in other languages in India. It has a completely contrasting meaning in all…

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