How do I enable/disable arrow keys in SwiftKey Keyboard for Android?

There are two methods to enable or disable the arrow keys in SwiftKey.  

    1. From the SwiftKey Hub
    2. From the Typing menu

1 - From the SwiftKey Hub

  1. Open the SwiftKey Hub by tapping the 'hamburger' menu
  2. Tap 'Keys'
  3. Check or uncheck the 'Arrow Keys' option


Once you have enabled arrow keys in settings, they will appear at the bottom of your keyboard:


If you are using the 'thumb' layout, they will appear in the middle of your keyboard:

2 - From the Typing menu

  1. Open the SwiftKey app from your device 
  2. Tap 'Typing'
  3. Tap 'Keys'
  4. Check or uncheck 'Arrow Keys'




If you are using SwiftKey on a tablet, you have the option to use the 'extended layout' which provides you with left and right arrow keys on the first pane of your keyboard. 

The full four arrow keys are available on the 2nd pane of the keyboard. To access this tap the '123' key.


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