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  1. Emoji - Long press Enter key.

    In: Settings>Layout one can choose the superfluous option, "Enter Key: Always long press for emoji." That seems to be the default anyway, even when that box is unchecked! I hate emoji and never use them. It would be great to have the option to turn that particular long-press function off completely.

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      2 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Program swiftkey to change theme depending on active app or time of day

      For instance, using Facebook Messenger I could program swiftkey to use a light colored theme. When using my message app, a dark theme could be active . A default theme could be pre selected. Also, themes could switch depending the time of day. For instance, knowing that it gets dark after 8,swiftkey could auto switch the default theme to a less bright (predefined, of course) one. I think this would make the phone less dull and it it could also be a slight battery saver for amoled displays.

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        0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Please provide the calculated result in suggestions. For example If i type 550+175 there should be suggestion 725.

        Please provide the calculated result in suggestions. if i type number with some numerical signs. For example If i type 550+175 there should be suggestion 725. Really it will kill a lot of time which we are wasting in opening calculator.

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        • Enable symbol on spotlight blue themes.

          Hi Swiftkey, how can user enable the symbol on some new added themes such as 'Spotlight Blue' theme?

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            2 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Android Style Emoji

            I think that SwiftKey should use the Google emoji's built into the stock and google keyboard, hangouts, etc. they fit the theme much better than the iPhone ones.

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            • Serbian cyrillic layout

              In current swiftkey there are several cyrillic layouts, Bulgarian, Russian, Macedonian etc.
              Serbian native alphabet is cyrillic, and it shouldn't be too hard to create Serbian cyrillic keyboard layout.
              Even converting words from the existing latin alphabet dictionary should be pretty easy and straight forward.
              I understand that there might not be too many Serbian users but at the same time it should not take too much of your time.
              I would offer my help too if you need it!

              I really appreciate your help and all of the effort the whole team has put into developing this keyboard app,…

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                1 comment  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • 4 votes
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                • Bullet Point Symbol

                  Need for business docs, etc. Otherwise I need to use other keyboards.

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                  • Please turn off auto correct option

                    I need to turn off auto correct option. But there are no options to turn off auto correct.
                    Hope it will fix very soon

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                    • Create Czech language without diacritic

                      Create Czech language without diacritic. Because in SMS text messages diacritic characters need to switch whole message to twice more bytes, due to coding. Then every message length is halved and you need twice as many messages to send the same message. Costs more money :-)

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                      • 1 vote
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                        • 1 vote
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                          • Gratuita

                            Buen día o buena tarde quisera hacer mención que a mi parecer no es justo que los usuarios gratuitos tengan acceso al mismo catálogo de temas que los usuarios que hemos pagado por la aplicación no quiero sonar egoista por que la verdad el teclado es fantástico y que ahora lo puedan tener todos es algo muy favorable pero esa parte no me agrado del todo ya que muchos usuarios pagamos por ella tendriamos que tener un poco mas, a mi parecer que los usuarios que no han pagado

                            Gracias por su atención

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                              0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Thai keyboard inserts ​

                              Thai keyboard inserts ​ in between text typed in text box on websites, which makes it hard to read. &#8203 doesn't appear while typing but shows up after the text was posted. For example, the text would look like this แล้วคุณ​เองก็กำลัง​​ทำอย่าง.

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                              • RSS list saved for future update

                                Please add the availability to save a list of RSS to be quick update the language personalization from the same feed.
                                In this way the user can automatically update the language from his favorite feed as it's possible do from mail, sms or social.

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                                • 1 vote
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                                    • Use Dragon Voice instead Google Voice

                                      Google Voice has some disadvantages when using other language than English: it cannot recognize punctuation marks if spoken.

                                      Dragon Voice service can do that and I've tested it using Swype with German and Romanian.

                                      It really helps me to dictate with minimal interaction with the touchscreen. It's very useful especially when driving or for the people with visual impairments.

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                                      • Kann

                                        Ein deutscher Keyboard

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                                        • Maltese language

                                          There have been numerous requests to add the Maltese language to your list of languages. Regrettably nothing has been done. Thete are a lot of Maltese people residing outside Malta who would love to be able to text and use Maltese. May you please add this asap. Otherwise i will be forced not to use your service any more which is otherwise very good. Thank you.

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