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  1. 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 →
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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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            • 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

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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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                    • 3 votes
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                      • Make suggestions keys taller relative to the letter keys

                        Right now, all keyboard layouts are designed so that the letter keys are taller than the suggestion keys. This makes me constantly accidentally tap above the keyboard and annoyingly move the cursor to another part of the document. I don't want to use a larger keyboard (I'm using the middle size) because the rest of the keys are fine. Maybe create a setting for "taller suggestion keys." Thanks in advance for your consideration on this.

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                        • Emoji Row

                          Hi! SwiftKey, please add Emoji Row in next release. I want to see all time my favorite emoji into a row up to number row. Congratulation for all your work, the lates version is wonderful.

                          6 votes
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                          • Add a Minimal White theme to the Minimal pack

                            Love the new Minimal themes but would love to have a Minimal White Theme.

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                            • Make the minimal black theme pure black.

                              Make the minimal black theme pure black. I have an OLED screen so it not being pure black is a bit of a bummer.

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                              • It'd be nice to be able to set my own emoji definitions

                                The emoji prediction is nice but unless there is a full emoji language list already you could provide us, I think the easiest way would be to allow the users to match emojis up with their words of choice.

                                Jon & Ben, Thank you... seriously you guys have the best keyboard and probably my most cherished app - Bravo

                                6 votes
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                                • New sign for the keyboard

                                  8 votes
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                                  • 1 vote
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                                    • Remove redundant period and comma keys

                                      put period in long key press for comma key or reverse, and give separate key for question mark and exclamation in its long press.
                                      there is already comma key with no long key press option and period key long press has comma , period , question and exclamation mark.

                                      3 votes
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                                      • Emoji button in suggestion field when using hardware keyboard

                                        Unlike the software keyboard, a hardware keyboard (e.g. on the Verizon Motorola Droid 4) does not have an emoji or smiley button. While smileys can be created manually, emojis can't. Also, I rarely get emoji predictions when I type anything.

                                        Therefore, it would be great to have a permanent (small) emoji button in the prediction field when using the hardware keyboard. Since the phone will be in landscape mode when using the hardware keyboard, a small button would not take up much space on the screen anyways.

                                        3 votes
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                                        • Make the spaces between the keys bigger

                                          Make the spaces between the keys bigger, like using the biggest keyboard size with the smallest keyboard keys so that the gaps between the keys are bigger, I find that I am still tapping two keys.. Please help

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