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  1. Have a € symbol hot key for English. There aren't as many non American English speakers that use the £! (eg bilinguals)

    Have a € symbol hot key for English on the main keyboard. There aren't as many non American English speakers that use the £! (eg bilinguals). Or at least put it on the 2nd screen menu, not the 2nd sub menu!

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    • Grammar & spelling correction

      Hi that could be verry interesting to add a grammar and orthographic plugin like the keyboard Ginger Page (but only for English people and I'm French and many swiftkey's user are not english) or like the website scribens (grammar and orthographic corrector. Please add that and you'll become leader on the store ( I already get premium). Actually I use Swiftkey (learn more about our typo and better predict) and Kii better on some other way
      So please if you get this message please look about Scribens website and ginger page apk to add that on next update

      Thanks so…

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        0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add menu

        Hi, I would like to know if it is possible to add the setting menu of the keyboard to the setting menu of the app button. So you can change the size f. Ex. . without opening an app were to write something!

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        • disable auto space

          read about difficulties on developing tbis, BTW you could start simply adding the option to disable auto space
          (eg by simply adding a delete char after swipe), in an advance menu like.., and see how user deal with it..
          eg:auto space disable only if user don't chose a suggestion, this way user has to add space by himself he really needs it, simple cause space bar is big , eg:so swipe only=no space, choosing prediction=1 space

          ..another way is to add a backspace after prediction, while swiping if user ends the swipe in the space bar, that way normal user…

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          • Suggestions with capitalised letters

            I often typing messages for my mom or grandma, and I need to use ALL CAPITALISED LETTERS for better viewing text by they. But in capitalised mode suggestions don't works as usually. Please, add these feature that suggestions will be equally shown in small and capitalised typing!

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            • Addition of language

              Sir, Your keyboard is the best... If you can add "Gujarati" (one of the Indian language), if you can.. Please.. Thanks...

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              • Why on earth didn't you make the .com key optional?

                You might have had a bunch of users that didn't want this key, but you might lose me as a customer due to the difficulty of typing. Com (See?!)

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                • Gestures for spacing, delete words, previous/next words (like Fleksy)

                  1.Please make a gestures for easy spacing, delete words, previous & next words just like how fleksy keyboard did it.

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                  • SwiftKey doesn't always start a sentence with a capital letter.

                    Just noticed something small that is annoying me. When I access Google now via the search bar it always allows me to start a sentence without a capital letter. I always find my self going back to correct it. It always seems to do that on a google search. Not sure if it's supposed to or not.

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                    • Please fix autocorrect function! Its disappeared completely, not working!

                      Please fix autocorrect function! Its disappeared completely, not working!

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                      • The suggested word keeps replacing the typed one the last minute contributing to a lot of typos. This is unacceptable and should be fixed

                        Suggested words should not auto replace the typed ones in any case, unless the predicted one is selected by pressing on it, because this is always leading to typos.

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                        • custom sounds

                          you should make it where you can customize the sounds your keyboard makes when you type

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                          • cursor jumping isnt just Samsung I have had on Samsung & Kyocera droid

                            The bug seems ro be with droid. I thought it was a virus, however I now believe it is some kind of memory overload. The problem goes away when resetting the phone but reappeared after typing very long text on web & got worse as I reinstalled more programs. Its irritating that the **** BLOAT WARE Can't be removed! Even those that have been discontinued.

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                                0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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                                • Option to change letter size

                                  With some themes the letters apear to be too small and there is enough space to increase their size but there isn't any option for it(basic themes have bigger letters then the newer material). Would be nice if there would be a scale for only increasing letter size without changeing the whole layout size.

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                                  • Full Tasker support

                                    Full Tasker integration could allow for changing themes according to the app it's used in, scheduled syncing with social networks and email accounts, manual backups, and even automatically entering text in certain fields. http://tasker.dinglisch.net/developers.html

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                                    • Better text field context awareness.

                                      I love the auto correct capabilities of SwiftKey, including he space after a period, but I often find it very difficult to type url or host address names where it auto correct, the word before and puts a space. It maybe something can't be fixed based because it's based on the third party's application settings on the text field but definitely something to consider.

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                                      • Tamil language input

                                        Please add Tamil language input option

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                                        • Non Functional T9 numeric keypad.

                                          T9 style numeric keypad, does not need to be a functional T9 just have the letters so that I can enter numerical passwords that are based on words so 2743 would be bird, 786637 would be summer, etc. This makes remembering numerical passwords easier to enter and remember.

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