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I'm new to the Android UI and I'm looking to see if there's something similar to iPhone's 'next' and 'previous' buttons you see when filling out a form. Currently I have to hit close keyboard then tap on the next field. I tested this in both an app and in the web browser.

Android version 2.1 on HTC Hero.

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Some keyboards have a tab button that shows up when you are filling in a form. For example the Android stock keyboard has this feature (at least in 2.2+). Additionally you shouldn't have to close the keyboard to click the next field, unless you are zoomed in very close.

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Someone removed my tags which indicated this, I'm on 2.1 (HTC hero) and don't see that feature. Any idea if it can be enabled? – Abdullah Jibaly Mar 15 '11 at 0:37
You should be able to download and install the 2.2 keyboard on 2.1. I'm sure there are other keyboards that work on 2.1 that have this, as well. – Matthew Read Mar 15 '11 at 1:26
Try this link for the stock Gingerbread keyboard: This should give you contextual options like "Next", "Done" or "Go" when appropriate. – FoleyIsGood Mar 17 '11 at 19:14

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