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issues with tap and flow interchangability0 votes 0 commentairesI have the latest version (18.104.22.168) of Swiftkey on my Samsung S9+. For awhile now I've had an issue with the keyboard. I do a combination tap and flow on my phone keyboard, but when I do this the keyboard layout changes from the letter keyboard to the number keyboard and interrupts my typing. It's super annoying. I've uninstalled and reinstalled the app and it's still doing the same thing.Anyone have this issue? Any suggestions to correct this is appreciated. I eagerly await your reply.Thank you
Can't send gifs on whatsapp0 votes 4 commentaires
I'm using a Google pixel 2.
Gifs work in texts, emails, Facebook messenger but recently I can't send a gif from my SwiftKey keyboard when chatting on whatsapp.
Add new feature-2 votes 2 commentaires
Add the ability to assign the selected character to the gesture from left to right on the keyboard. For example, the sign "?"
That would be very convenient!
Puppets0 votes 2 commentaires
Installed on my Oreo phone but the puppet icon doesn't show up on the toolbar. Looking for suggestions please.
Hidden status/notification bar turns blue when keyboard is present (s10e)0 votes 1 commentaire
If I try to use the keyboard when apps are full screen and the notification bar is hidden, instead of staying transparent the bar will turn a bright blue color. This only happens with SwiftKey, not when I used the default samsung keyboard.
Multiple Puppet Feature Issues1 vote 0 commentaires
The 1st issue I have is when I'm using the stock keyboard for my Oneplus 6T and the puppet feature would only allow me to send the video directly if I was using Textra.
The 2nd issue I'm experiencing is that after I send one puppet video, the following puppet recordings will only send the 1st video I sent, not the new recordings. I tried to send my girlfriend 3 different recordings and all 3 attachments were just the same 1st video.
Swipe down / Flick to type punctuations0 votes 0 commentaires
Is there a plan where we flick or swipe down an alphabet to type the corresponding punctuations? Flick up gives Capital Letters and flick down/ swipe down should give characters like, . ? / etc.. is there this feature?
Thèmes personnalisé Avec réponse0 votes 2 commentaires
J'aurais sincroniser mes thèmes personnel de mon encien gsm ver mon nouveau. Comment faire ?
Animoj on Beta is Broken on Android text messaging1 vote 1 commentaire
New Animoj on SwiftKey Beta on Android is broken for text messaging as whenever I create it, instead of sending it within message, keyboard wants to share and brings up share UI.
Keyboard on Sony F3111 won't update0 votes 0 commentaires
Hi! Love your keyboard! It´s the best one!!!
I have a problem:
I have a Sony Xperia F311, with Android 7.0
It has SwiftKey pre-installed from factory.
It's the version: 22.214.171.124 and it won't update.
I can't uninstall because it is the default one.
All i have is swiftkey and write with google voice...
Is there anything i can do to update... Beside sony restrictions?
Thanks for you time!
My pocket somehow made the Keyboard small, now it's stuck small0 votes 0 commentaires
Somehow my pocket screwed with the keyboard. Made it a different key layout, put it in split mode, and made it small. I've fixed everything but the size. I cannot make it bigger and it's way too small now.
Beta keyboard size restriction0 votes 2 commentaires
After using new keyboard found can't make the keyboard as large as I could previously please fix this as I like to make my keyboard as large as possible so I can easily click the buttons I need to
Keyboard suddenly goes to max size while typing0 votes 0 commentaires
I have set the keyboard to be a custom size (smaller) and sometimes when I type quickly it goes back to the standard large size. I have to resize it again. I'm not pressing the dotted square icon on the bottom left.
Swiping predictions got very bad recently0 votes 0 commentaires
Hello. Have no idea how to leave a feedback, so I post here. Sorry if that's a wrong place.
Last few weeks the prediction while swiping got much worse. Was there an update?
Especially in Ukrainian. Shows me words from a different language.
I assume it depends on a context (app) I'm within. Because right now is good. But I switch to slack or a messenger and it gets bad again.
Not sure what to do about it.
Ninja mode - hide numbers0 votes 0 commentaires
Simple request here - hide the numbers in ninja mode.
Accented characters at first place1 vote 2 commentaires
In every single keyboard in the world, if you long press a letter, you get a variety of additional symbols and accented characters (according to language) at first position. The reason is obvious, you type more words than special symbols like brackets. In Czech language, almost every word has at least one accented character. With SwiftKey, where accented characters on second position after brackets etc, typing is even worse than with stock keyboard. I love many things of SwiftKey, but this is major issue while typing in language using diacritics.
This is example of text in Czech, it is about SwiftKey by the way:
SwiftKey je jedna z nejpoužívanějších virtuálních klávesnic ve smartphonech. Někteří výrobci, např. Huawei/Honor nebo Sony, ji dokonce do svých nadstaveb předinstalovávají jako primární klávesnici, ale stáhnout z marketu a instalovat na platformy Android a iOS ji může každý. Nově je androidová mutace SwiftKey zase o něco chytřejší. Microsoft jako její současný vlastník do ní přidal překladač v reálném čase.
You see how many diacritics is there? Can you imagine how insane it is to write this while every long tap option has a bracket or comma at first position?
I saw similar topics here with Hungarian user complaining and the topic was flagged "not planned". Why? This is not about improvement to be the best keyboard out there, this is more like issue to be fixed for SwifKey not to be the worst keyboard available.
Japanese input errors0 votes 0 commentaires
There is an issue with Japanese input where you do not get "standard alphabet" predictions such as katakana of typed letters. For example, there are times when you type "whi" ウィ should appear in prediction but what you see in prediction bar are several of うぃ. One of which does provide ウィ once selected but no way of knowing which one it is. it is incorrectly displayed. also it does not distinguish narrow katakana and normal katakana letters in prediction bar in some cases. in case of うぃ、one of 3 results in ｳｨ. in all case of single katakana word prediction, prediction bar shows 2 of the same normal katakana but one is narrow katakana once selected.
as for narrow katakana, it is not typically used, so it would be nice to have an option to turn off narrow katakana from showing up. long stings of katakana is typically used for foreign words and it is typically impossible with swiftkey to provide proper prediction. having dedicated katakana conversion key of sort to turn all currently typed letters to turn into katakana would be nice addition, as most traditional type software do for japanese.
Japanese input predictions too large0 votes 0 commentaires
The Japanese input has recently had this annoying problem. The typing is normal, but if I try to enlarge the prediction box by pressing the downwards pointing arrow, the predictions become unusable.
The same thing happens on landscape mode:
The predictions apparently work normally, since pressing those huge buttons doesn't give the right prediction. They are only drawn like that. For example, pressing the right edge of the "the" prediction would give "www.google.com" as a prediction instead of "the."
I tried deleting all data from Swiftkey, but the Japanese predictions worked normally only for about one minute while I was adjusting settings. Reverting the settings to normal did not fix the problem.
My device is Samsung Galaxy tab A model SM-T585. I have the latest device and Swiftkey versions. I have android 8.1.0. Swiftkey is version 126.96.36.199. This problem has been present for several months.
There is no Account option in SwiftKey setting0 votes 0 commentaires
I have a Chinese version Sony Xperia 1 and had updated my pre-installed SwiftKey to the latest version via Google Play.
I'd like to sign in and sync the data, but I cannot find the Account button in the setting. There is the same issue of SwiftKey Beta which clear install from Google Play.
Could anyone help me with this issue?
Device: Sony Xperia 1 J9110 (never rooted)
OS: Android Pie 55.0.A.2.278
SwiftKey version: 188.8.131.52
PLEASE ALLOW MOVING ARROW KEYS TO TOP!!!1 vote 1 commentaire
Hi! I've been trying for days to find out how to contact someone in support but all their email ever does is send an autoreply that says they'll get back to you... which, they never do. So much for that!!!
ANYWAY... I'm putting this here so that hopefully someone at SwiftKey Support will see this and get it to the right ears??
I love the fact that this keyboard allows for arrow keys BUT I HATE that they are at the BOTTOM of the keyboard! I am ALWAYS accidentally hitting them and moving my cursor around to places in my text where I don't want it to be!! I would LIKE to be able to MOVE the arrow key row to the TOP of the keyboard, but there doesn't seem to be any way to do this in the keyboard configuration.
Would the Developers PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE offer this feature?!?!? Having the arrow keys stuck at the bottom of the keyboard and always accidentally hitting them is REALLY frustrating me to the point of I'm about to UNINSTALL.... :(
Windows 10 clipboard isn't syncing with my android device4 votes 1 commentaire
Today I updated windows to the new version with the clipboard that syncs supposedly with SwiftKey beta, only to come to the realisation that SwiftKey is not actually syncing with it. Can I get some help please?
Uninstall0 votes 0 commentaires
I can't come in, it says that I should update the app but after it has been performed it says that I should uninstall, but since I have uninstalled it, it says that I should update it and so keep it on all the time .. .
Question about email domain fill list Avec réponse-1 votes 1 commentaire
when entering an email address with Swiftkey, there's the key with the @-sign to the right of the space bar. When doing a long press, it offers a list of domain names (for me "@yahoo.com", "@hotmail.com" and "@gmail.com") for quick fill. Is there any way to edit this list? I would love to add a few entries to this list.
Sync & backup *all* pinned CLIPBOARD clips & keyword shortcuts for them (or at least: optional Import/Export as .txt or .xml) ACROSS phones!2 votes 2 commentaires
I use SwiftKey on multiple phones. Same login / account.
They should all be able to add new clips but also have ability to SEE clips added from different phones (same SwiftKey user!)
I'm speaking about - SYNC.
Our clipboards clips AREN'T BACKED UP AND SYNCED.
I have so many of them set-up. Do u know how much TIME I have spent setting Pinned clipboard clips and shortcuts up, just to lose them all? :(
Please, SwiftKey team, SYNC them.
Or at least, give option to export and import! (XML, TXT, whatever - as long as Import exists, too!)
I lose so much of my hard work because you DON'T backup/sync clipboard content and pinned items and shortcuts ACROSS PHONES, when SwiftKey account is the same...
I once lost my phone and bought another, enabled SwiftKey and NONE OF MY CLIPS were saved. :((((Such a big disappointment!
Please give this HIGH priority, PLEASE.
Kindest regards, Helen
PS. Do you, other fellow SwiftKey users, agree that there should be Backup & Sync (and/or Import / Export) of our Clipboard's clips?Pinned ones, especially!
Can't type a question mark with fullstop shortcut0 votes 0 commentaires
I've always been able to hold the fullstop (period) and drag/swipe up to the right to make a film stop. For the last week I haven't been able to. Anyone else experiencing this
The big keyboard is back!!0 votes 0 commentaires
Yesssss, you can now adjust to that huge keyboard you loved so much. Thank you for bringing it back.
Support for the new emojis Avec réponse0 votes 5 commentaires
I would like to see the support for the new unicode 12 emojis on the keyboard. When will it be available?
Gif2 votes 7 commentaires
After update I can't select gif in WhatsApp anymore. When you select a gif nothing happens
Why did you remove the emoji "🔝"?0 votes 0 commentaires
hi, good morning
Today I saw that you removed the emoji "🔝" and replaced it with the emoji "⬆️". why you did it? there is a way to add the original emoji to my keyboard?
swipe to delete not working but swipe down is working0 votes 0 commentaires
i am using latest swiftkey keyword on oneplus 6 (Android pie). i have enabled the swipe option in swiftkey settings but swipe left from back key is not working at all. i can swipe down to close the keyboard.
let me know if u need further details or help.