Where did the SwiftKey Hub go?
- How to access the Toolbar
- What's in the Toolbar?
1 - How to access the Toolbar
Toolbar is home to all your favorite Microsoft SwiftKey features and useful settings.
Toolbar is easily accessible from your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard. Just tap the icon to the left of the prediction bar to open/expand Toolbar.
If you wish to close your Toolbar, tap the icon to hide it.
2 - What's in Toolbar?
Toolbar is home to 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
If you want to get under the hood and see how Microsoft SwiftKey ticks, Settings is a good place to start.
Microsoft 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 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?
Easily share your Location with family and friends. Just tap the 'Location' button and Microsoft SwiftKey will insert your current address. You can choose from various nearby locations too.
Read more: How to share your Location
Handily share meeting times and appointments to your contacts with just a few taps.
Read more: How to use Calendar
Tapping the Layouts icon allows you the freedom to change your Languages and Layouts without opening the SwiftKey app fully.
Read more: How do I change the keyboard layout (e.g. QWERTY to AZERTY)?
One-handed, Float, and Thumb mode
One-handed mode is a compact, reduced-width keyboard, designed for one handed typing.
Float mode offers you the freedom to move and position your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard wherever you like.
The thumb layout offers you a split keyboard.
We’ve integrated Microsoft Translator into Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard. This gives you a fast and seamless way to use Translator's 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; rearrange the order of icons, plus it acts as an overflow menu for all those icons you don't have room to show.
Get quick access to your Microsoft SwiftKey Account settings from here.
Drag the boundary boxes to resize and reposition your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard.
Press for quick access to all the Emoji you love.
If you don't want your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard to learn your words just tap the Incognito icon to switch it on. Tapping on the icon once more will exit Incognito mode and let Microsoft SwiftKey learn from you again.
A handy shortcut that will toggle autocorrect on and off as your choose.
Use Bing or Google to quickly search and share directly from your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard.
Messaging center is a place to learn more about our newest features, along with tips to help you get the most out of your Microsoft SwiftKey Keyboard.
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.