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  1. Personalize the @ key

    Is there a way to change or add email extensions (@mycompany.com) to the @ button. Than would be great.

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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Why is the beta version better at predictions than the real thing

      I can't understand why this happens. Every time there's a beta version I tend to use that until its features make it to the real thing. But the problem I run into is that the beta predicts my words a lot better. I use the same two methods to learn my habits and still the beta out preforms the real thing.

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      • Hi, you need a voice input that isn't Google

        I have to keep dropping SwiftKey for Swype because your speech input uses Google, which doesn't work with Bluetooth. Since I only need speech input when I'm using a headset, I'm stuck. Please use some other speech to text input system, so the input works with Bluetooth headsets thanks!

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        • Auto start SwiftKey when phone boots up.

          Allow a setting for SwiftKey to start automatically when the phone boots or restarts, with a choice of which keyboard you want. (I prefer SwiftKey's)

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          • Add "new line" key as an option for the "new paragraph" key

            The line break key is needed when breaking a line inside paragraphs.

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              1 comment  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Mais temas

              Eu queria mais temas por favor

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                0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Please add numbers to the main keyboard

                Can you please add the first 1-10 numbers to the top of the mother keyboard like Samsung does?????? Thanks you. Vlad

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                • !?,. Have you changed them around?

                  Have you changed the layout of the '!?, .' or have I changed something by accident? Can it be changed back I liked the? Being at the end.

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                  • How to import contacts?

                    How can I add /import contacts details into swift key? I can't believe this feature missing, which every other keyboard has.

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                    • Change back the layout to the old SwiftKey mobile. It's really annoying.

                      Put the numbers back on the left please. And everything to where it was.. It's so annoying to press the wrong thing every time after getting used to it using this keyboard for so long

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                        1 comment  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Option to change default prediction strip

                        The word "General" always appears in the prediction strip before I begin a new message. I would like the option to change that to "OK", since that is a typical word I would use at the beginning of a message. I rarely use the word "General".

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                          • Option to change the layout back to an older version

                            In 4.3, the layout of the second screen (numbers, general special characters) has changed, the long-tap options are gone. So now eg. "<3" is quite heavy to write...please concider giving an option to change this back.

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                              0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Please make a stock theme.

                              I'm not using this app cause every theme looks a bit cheap. With the bright colours.
                              And please give us the option to stop auto spacing

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                              • Compact mode improved with less used keys on the side

                                When in compact more, instead of having a space wasting (and honestly pretty ugly) space with an arrow, use that space for less used keys, such as arrow keys, numerical keys or symbols.

                                It would be even cooler if you could define that space yourself, maybe even with strings and not just characters.

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                                • Any way to force SwiftKey to learn sentence progressions? For some reason my learned predictions are gone after the update.

                                  All of the learned predictions are now gone. Used to when my wife would text me that she had arrived at work I never even had to type. It knew that I was going to say "good baby have a great day, I Love You!" It would just predict each word because I typed that so often in the past. Now, that is gone along with all of my other predictions, and it doesn't seem to be learning anything new now.

                                  Now, this happened when I updated, but I also happened to download an app cache cleaner at the same…

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                                    • Reverse auto-capitalization

                                      I usually write in German and I really like the auto - caps option of SwiftKey. But sometimes I need to reverse capitalization, e. g. I want a noun to be written with a small first letter. I would really like if this could be done with an additional hit on the caps key. As far as I know I can only change from all small letters, to first capital letter to all caps

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                                      • Exempli Gratia & Id Est

                                        Ask your developers to type ie and eg, with the correct punctuation, in to their product 100 times each. Then, if they haven't killed themselves, could you ask them to fix it :-)

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