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  1. add user dictionary just like jelly bean android has

    sir please add option to save some phrases or words manually so we can add some of important words or phrases and shortcut option also for them for eg. I want to add my house address so i can add it there before and a shortcut for it and then when typing in keyboard i just have to press shortcut keys for it and whole address will be shown in suggestion bar just like jelly bean phones have user dictionary

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      0 comments  ·  4. Other  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        0 comments  ·  2. New languages  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Auto personalization of connected social accounts & SMS

        Would like the app to have an option to auto update from the connected social accounts & SMS. Should have options of frequency (every day, every week, every month, etc.) and whether it should only happen while connected to wifi or not.

        Could also maybe have the option of it being granular and can be configured per social account (e.g. SMS updated every day, email every day, twitter/facebook every week, etc.)

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        • Quickly toggle Flow

          I love tap-typing on SwiftKey, and one of the most defining features that I pretty much can no longer live without is the gesture to backspace an entire word by swiping to the left. However, when I only have one hand available, I find Flow to be very useful as well, but activating Flow disables the backspace gesture. I would like to suggest that there be a quick toggle on the keyboard, or maybe even better if there was one at least in the small settings menu that appears when holding down the "123"/Swiftkey logo key rather than having to…

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            • Abbreviated Tagalog Words

              Hi!

              Currently i am using swift key, and i have english uk and tagalog both installed.... I am very happy on the way the keyboard predicts both languages without switching a language, and for that Thank You Swift Key! It i just something i am totally bothered out and really most of the time slowing my typing....

              In Filipino (also known as Tagalog), we have words that most of the time abbreviated but swift key always failed to learn it, maybe because of the use of single quote at the beginning of the sentence.... But it suppose to be this…

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              • Allow different locations for arrows row.

                Arrows at the bottom cause to many errors. Put them at top to avoid this

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                • Point period position (bad)

                  I keep touching point (period) when writing faster. The position of it is not good. Maybe if you when enable double space to period this position disaparer. It's an idea. Maybe other position to the point. I'm using the SwiftKey 3

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                  • 3 votes
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                    • 3 votes
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                      • Learn from threema!

                        Add threema to the "learn from" list

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                        • Please give option to have cursor keys in landscape but not portrait

                          Please give option to add cursor arrow keys for landscape but not portrait mode.

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                            0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Templates

                            Create a button showing a list of upto ten customisable templates.

                            I need to send people my address, swift codes, directions etc multiple times a day and while swift key predictions makes it easier, it would be even better if it had an insert template option.

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                            • Make the screen see thru while in compact and undocked.

                              Make it able to see what's behind the floating keyboard.. I think that makes use of the whole screen with out having to move the keyboard around because you can't read what's behind the keys...

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                              • Minimal Black Theme with labeling the second keys.

                                Minimal Black Theme with labeling the second keys.

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                                • "If" and "of"

                                  "If" and "of". There have been times when I type out both correctly and it is autocorrect'ed to the other. There are other words that do this too but I can't think of it off the top of my head.

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                                  • 6 votes
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                                    • When thumbs mode is active, give horizontal resize option... My thumbs dislike reaching so far.

                                      The resize option is nice with the height of the buttons, but the buttons are too wide for my thumbs to comfortably reach. Making the height and width proportionate in resizing would be visually appealing and easier to maneuver.

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                                      • Emoji keyboard theme.

                                        Please make it so that the emoji keyboard thematically matches the main keyboard theme. the current, all black emoji keyboard does not blend with the rest of the application and this gives it an unfinished look

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                                          0 comments  ·  3. Themes  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Now that IOS 8 has the new feature to quickly respond to a texting notification, it'd be GREAT if SwiftKey was integrated into that.

                                          Currently, IOS 8 users can't use the swipe function when quickly replying to a text notification. We have to type manually.

                                          Please work on this!

                                          Thanks!

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