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  1. Maybe I've just overlooked it, but how about changing the emojis to iPhone format. Makes things a lot easier!

    Be able to have the option to change the Android style emojis to Apple style emojis.

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      1 comment  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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      • By being able to say "delete, capitalized, send," and stuff like that and it does it for you

        By being able to say "delete, capitalized, send," and stuff like that and it does it for you

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        • 3 votes
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          • Berbat ötesi

            Yazdığım yazmak istediğim şeyleri yazamıyorum bir metni yazmam yarım saat sürüyor. Yaz sil yaz sil çıkmak istiyorum oda olmuyor.

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            • Don't allow the predictions to override words unless prediction is selected

              Always let the writer decide if he wants to choose from the predictions. If the predicted text overrules what you write, then it's as annoying as the apple keyboard.

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              • S Pen (Galaxy Note 3) handwriting compatibility.

                With the stock keyboard on Samsung Galaxy Note 3. You can write a if wiring on paper and it will cost it to text for a message

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                • Have a send button feature on the keyboard

                  Having a 'send' button feature on the keyboard would be very useful when replying to a text or email.

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                  • lisu

                    add lisu language

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                    • A setting for Flow to adjust word prediction accuracy for either speed or precision.

                      Insert a setting for "Flow" that is similar to "Swype" that allows an adjustment for word prediction accuracy based on a user's preference to be fast or precise. I prefer to be fast, but the accuracy is too high and causes large undesirable words to appear in place of simpler more common words I was trying to type.

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                      • Move the directional button row to the top(above predictions).

                        Move the directional button row to the top(above predictions).

                        The reason for this is that when swiping over the keyboard I hit the directional button quite often while only wanting to swipe the space.

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                        • Floating button to introduce text by voice

                          Floating button to introduce text by voice to avoid the opening of the full keyboard that reduce the reading space

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                          • Free and paid themes without mandatory cloud usage

                            Let paying customers use the free or paid themes without mandatory cloud usage. It is a shifty way to push people towards login into your cloud service. SwiftKey isn't very lightweight to begin with and some users don't like to have everything they type analysed by yet another entity.

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                            • can you release swiftkey for windows phones

                              More people are purchasing windows phones now with the cricket and would really appreciate an awesome keyboard to be on windows phones.

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                              • Support for emojis on Facebook, would be great.

                                Emojis don't work on Facebook only complaint. I have...

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                                • The "area" around the A key and the L key.... make it a "dead" area so it does nothing when you bump it!!

                                  The "area" around the A key and the L key.... make it a "dead" area so it does nothing when you bump it!! now it will capitalize your next letter!! then you have to go back, make it lower case and retype your next letter! you have the best keyboard, except for that huge annoying flaw. no other keyboards are like that. if you bump that area, nothing happens, or it will just type an A (or L). please fix that before i get a different keyboard!!!

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                                  • Programming languages as languages with syntax and variable awareness

                                    It would be awesome if I could use SwiftKey as a programming keyboard with all the programming language's syntax available via auto-prediction. The keys available should also represent each language with all the common symbols in easy reach. Brackets and parentheses completion as well.

                                    In addition, remembering what variables I use within a script so it can auto suggest them to me when I start to type them in.

                                    There's quite a few IDEs on the market right now for smartphones and I would love to be able to use them more effectively

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                                    • 1 vote
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                                      • I would like the Pop up letter to be much larger.

                                        I would like the Pop up letter to be much larger. The keyboard is so small and the pop-up only appears for an instant. Why not allow it to be larger, and perhaps hang around an instant longer.

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                                        • Spacebar double-tap now puts a period @ beginning of line

                                          The latest update changed the behavior of the spacebar double-tap. It now puts a period @ the beginning of a line. Please bring back the old behavior.

                                          Here's an example. I use a notepad app to save personal notes. I organize my data like this:

                                          Category 1
                                          Indent a few spaces

                                          Another category
                                          . The latest change adds that period

                                          And another category
                                          - If I have multiple entries
                                          - I separate each entry
                                          - with an indented dash

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