- Layout Switcher
Toolbar is the new way to get faster and easier access to your favorite SwiftKey features.
Toolbar is available to all users running SwiftKey 7 and above.
1 - How to access the Toolbar
Toolbar replaces the SwiftKey Hub. All the features previously found in the Hub are still available in Toolbar.
Toolbar is easily accessible from your SwiftKey Keyboard. Just tap the '+' to the left of the prediction bar.
2 - What's in Toolbar?
Toolbar is the new home for the following features:
Add and send animated images from all your favorite apps. Use the search function to find that perfect GIF for every occasion.
Read more: How to add and search for GIFS
If you like GIFS you'll love Stickers too! Add some virality to your conversations with both static and animated Stickers.
Read more: How to use Stickers
This area houses all of the SwiftKey settings and options you use most often. It provides quick access to the following:
- Emoji predictions
- Number row
- Incognito mode
If a setting isn't listed - tapping the 'Cog' icon will take you into the SwiftKey app proper.
Read more: How to access SwiftKey Settings
SwiftKey offers many themes to enable you to truly make your keyboard your own.
Tap the 'Palette' icon to scroll through our default themes, or press 'View more Themes' to be shown every design currently available to download.
The SwiftKey Clipboard houses all of the text you've copied for later use. The Clipboard allows you to copy and paste clips or create Shortcuts for faster insertion.
Read more: How does the Clipboard work?
Tapping the 'Pin' icon will take you to your Collection. Your Collection is a place where all of the Stickers you've saved and created live.
Read more: How to manage your Collection
Easily share your Location with family and friends. Just tap the 'Location' button and SwiftKey will insert your current address. You can choose from various nearby locations too.
Read more: How to share your Location
Easily share meeting times and appointments to your contacts with just a few taps.
Read more: How to use Calendar
Tapping the 'Keyboard' icon allows you the freedom to change your Languages and Layouts without opening the SwiftKey app fully.
We’ve now integrated Microsoft Translator into SwiftKey. This gives you a fast and seamless way to use translations features in the context of what you’re already doing. No more switching apps or copying and pasting back and forth.
The Toolbar Customizer allows you to tailor your Toolbar just how you want it. Show and hide icons, plus rearrange the order.
3 - Where did the SwiftKey Hub go?
Toolbar replaces the SwiftKey Hub that was previously accessible by tapping on the ‘hamburger’ menu on the far left of the prediction bar.