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  1. 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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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Option to disable words in search inputs

      Add an option to disable the word suggestions in the search inputs (web and app).

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      • Don't auto-space when placing a hyphen.

        There's no auto-space when a comma or period is placed, so why would there be one when placing a hyphen? I should not say that this is a "poorly - designed feature"; it should be "poorly-designed". Also there should be a period on a double space after quotation marks, as currently they have to be added manually. Why the inconsistency?

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        • Numeric off-center

          Enable moving the numeric keypad off-center in landscape so we can reach it with one thumb. Probably one person in ten can reach the middle without repositioning their hands.

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          • Cada vez que escribo la letra m se interponen los signos de abajo es muy incómodo

            Cambiar el orden de la Trelew para no encontrarse con esos signos

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            • 3 votes
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              • 1 vote
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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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                  • Drag the keyboard all the way down to expose the screen, and back up to bring the keyboard back

                    Swipe your finger down the keyboard to make it minimise then Swipe back up from the bottom of the screen to bring the keyboard back, this is a feature from A.I.Keybored

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                    • Flexible keyboard height like in aitype

                      Keyboard height should be flexible like in Ai type. Or at least add another option which is even taller. I am using Ai type only for that reason right now. Also, please make the keyboard full width. Currently there is a space on sides of letters A and L. Of course it must be in the settings.

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                      • There is a bug with parentheses in Hebrew

                        There is a bug with parentheses in Hebrew: Instead of inserting a blank before the parentheses, it inserts it after, because left to right writing. This makes use of parentheses complicated. We have to correct writing every time parentheses are used.

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                          0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Cuando conecto mi gamepad ipega me cambia el teclado y pone el de stock

                          Cuando conecto el gamepad ipega al galaxy s4 me quita el SwiftKey y pone el de stock

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                            0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Prediction Selection Priority

                            I would like to request that once the user selects a Custom Word from the predictions, SwiftKey would give it priority over the default dictionary word.

                            I noticed that whenever i enter a new word, after some time, entering the same word, swiftkey would predict the default word in the dictionary rather than the one i selected previously.

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                            • Font size

                              On my nexus 5 the font size for the word suggestions seems very big, could there be an option to decrease font size

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                              • 1 vote
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                                  0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • сделайте смайлики

                                  сделайте смайлики

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                                  • nepanglish : nepali+english

                                    we usually use keyboard for writing in ROMAN nepali that we call nepanglish. it would be easier to chat if nepanglish is available.

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                                      0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Botón dedicado a "?"

                                      Que tenga un botón dedicado a "?"

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                                      • 2 votes
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                                        • Show additional secondary characters on 123 panel

                                          The primary alphabet page has the main long-press characters in the upper-right corner of keys. But the number pages don't show these. I discovered different signs and fractions by pure chance.

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