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Unwanted underlined in words when using Fleksy Keyboard

I have recently downloaded Fleksy Keyboard from the Play Store. I am facing issue with it. Although the issue is not so much important but I don't want it. Whenever I tried to type word, my word are ...
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Keyboard Emulator to PC with clipboard support [migrated]

Does anyone know of an Android app that would allow one to send direct keyboard keystrokes to a computer (that has clipboard support)? The reason for being so specific is to have the ability to paste ...
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Is it possible to use Apple Wireless keyboard with Android 4.2.2 tablet?

I have a Kobo Arc 10HD and it runs on Android 4.2.2. I have successfully paired it with an Apple wireless keyboard but I still can't seem to use it. My virtual keyboard pops up and when I type on the ...
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How to install a custom keyboard in Android?

I read this article which says that I can "can install any custom keyboard as the default keyboard on Android". How can I do that? Does it require rooting?
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Is there a way to configure the Samsung keyboard quick punctuation pop-up to close after I choose a symbol?

The Samsung keyboard has a handy button to the right of the space bar that pops up a window to input basic punctuation symbols like commas, parentheses, exclamation etc. What is annoying about it is ...
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Is there a way to add custom symbols to the quick punctuation pop-up of the Samsung keyboard?

The Samsung keyboard has a handy button to the right of the space bar that pops up a window to input basic punctuation symbols like commas, parentheses, exclamation etc. There are other symbols I use ...
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Is there a way to customize the Samsung keyboard autocompletion dictionary manually?

I'd like to replace the Samsung keyboard autocompletion dictionary with one I would build myself to include all the jargon words and phrases I use often (I'd prefer to build it in advance rather than ...
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Is there a way to input a specific language with keyboard that is not supported by the android

I'm using Mi 4i and I wanted to input Thai by using a bluetooth keyboard logitech K480. I couldn't find out how to input by Thai and asked support center of Xiaomi. The clerk said that the input Thai ...
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Is there an Android on-screen keyboard that supports sentence autocompletion and full-text macros?

I use to type a lot of text explaining the same stuff to different people, using same or almost same (it would be faster to auto-type them and modify them thereafter) sentences over and over again. It ...
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Android: after reboot, google keyboard has stopped, Can i catch it?

My app is launcher default and has edittext, After reboot machine, while running playing and on focus to edittext, keyboard is not shown and error pops out: “Unfortunately Google Keyboard has stopped ...
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Is There A Keyboard Layout Creator for Android?

I have created a keyboard layout for the language I speak on windows using Microsoft Keyboard Layout Creator. I want to port the same layout to Phones. Before the cursing starts, I have done a ...
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How do I change to apple style icons on an EE harrier?

I have tried downloading Emoji SmartKeyboard, Emoji Plugin (Pro), and paying for the necessary packs of emojis. However, I can't seem to find a way of changing the output font. The emojis on the ...
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Samsung Galaxy Ace - HID Bluetooth Keyboard Connection?

I'm a newly arrived escapee from the iPhone Empire - I just got a Galaxy Ace and it seems better in all respects except one very important one for me... I used to use my iPhone to write / take notes ...
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How do I enter the shift+minus symbol on Android?

On a physical qwerty keyboard, I use the shift + minus key to input a over line symbol as part of my password. How do I do this on the Android touchscreen keyboard?
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How do I delete an incorrectly auto-completed word with backspace?

I use Samsung's default keyboard for typing. Specifically, I use the Swype-like part of it, SwiftKey Flow. I recently updated my Samsung Galaxy S5 to Android Marshmallow, and I noticed that a ...
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Can't change input language for Samsung Note 2 keyboard after a software update

I have been experiencing this problem for a while now. My keyboard is not working properly: usually I have input languages in Korean and Japanese and English, and I can just slide the space bar and ...
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Enable gesture (swipe) input (on Fairphone 2) without Google Keyboard

I have Fairphone 2 running Fairphone Open OS, and I'm making a quixotic effort to avoid installing non-free (as in freedom) software on it and to optimize privacy. I want swipe input, but I don't ...
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Suspicious guest user activity and keyboard setting changes

A guest user is occasionally created on my phone and I don't know why. It consumes some mobile data, as indicated by Android's data usage report. Another suspicious thing is that my keyboard's ...
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How to disable haptic feedback for (software) keyboard?

On my Samsung Galaxy SIII, when the screen is unlocked, by default when the user presses any of the hardware keys Menu (the key on the left) or Back (the key on the right) the phone virates slightly ...
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Restore old keyboard on Lollipop

I love Lollipop, but the keyboard is killing me. When I swipe words, the text that shows up in the text box does not match what the suggestion says. It picks the one in the text box and not the one in ...
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How to log into Google Keyboard on Samsung phone?

I am using Samsung S6 and I installed Google Keyboard on the device. When I was using Google Keyboard on Nexus device, it was logged into my Google account. On Samsung, if I go to Settings -> ...
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Enable Gesture typing for Polish Language in AOSP Keyboard CM13 [duplicate]

My problem: I got an AOSP keyboard which is from Cyanogenmod 13.0 and when I choose English language I can write using gestures but when I choose Polish language I cannot. CRUCIAL: Of course I got ...
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Delete a specific word from auto suggest in Google Keyboard

The Google keyboard learns from your typing and makes predictions, which is very useful at best. It's annoying, though, when I finish a big project and have to see names and terms popping up all the ...
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I have no keyboard!

I have a 'Rooted Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 NT-N8000'(tablet) running Unofficial CM 13 Marshmallow 6.0.1 and a TWRP touch recovery. After i flashed cm13 i had no keyboard anymore, so i couldnt login to ...
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Install another language to Android keyboard

I have Lenovo a390 with goKeyboard by default, and I have tried installing Serbian Keyboard to it. I have downloaded it from Play store and nothing happens, but never mind. Simple question is this: ...
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Change dictionary together with input language in Motorola Moto G

I have a Motorola Moto G with English set as the default language, but I also selected Polish as an alternative input option. However, when I change the keyboard input to Polish, English dictionary is ...
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How to add a custom keyboard layout?

Disclaimer: There seem to be a number of potential duplicates to this question on common android forums and SX sites (e.g.: How to install a custom keyboard in Android?), but many are a couple of ...
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Use bluetooth keyboard with a different layout?

I'm Italian, so I use italian language on my tablet (note 10.1), but I have also a bluetooth keyboard with english layout that I use to write little snippets of programmes, the problem is that I don't ...
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Full list of MessagEase commands

Yesterday I started using MessagEase and I love the concept. However it seems there are a lot of ways to use different gestures. Is there a full list of all gestures and commands of MessagEase?
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How to stop touchpal providing a daily summary?

I like this keyboard app as it has a lot of flexibility with accessing symbols for markdown that I use on stackexchange as well as its edit screen. Click image(s) for larger version But it also '...
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Any Android keyboards that operate & feel like you're using an iPhone iOS keyboard?

I've been using iOS since iPhone 1 and now am on iPhone 5. Hence, at times I find bunch of Android things confusing and unfamiliar. So, in addition to launcher's that work well for iPhone users, I'...
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After auto update, Samsung Tab S2 will not reconnect to Samsung Tab S2 9.7 bluetooth keyboard

My Samsung tab S2 had an auto update yesterday. Now, the matching samsung bluetooth keyboard will not reconnect. When I try it comes up with "unable to connect" message. Keyboard still shows as ...
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Add space before punctuation

In french, we use spaces before some symbols : exclamation mark, question mark, see the first comment here. When using the "slide to write" feature of the Android keyboard, this behavior is not ...
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Android Box M8 - Issues with QWERTY Wireless i8 keyboard

I just bought an M8 android TV Box here and as you can see, it has a remote QWERTY keyboard that i can't get to function properly... I can use the touchpad (mouse) on it, but the keys in the keyboard ...
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How to completely turn off keyboard typing sound?

Android 2.1 - If I open my Gmail e-mails and I want to type then I just can't turn off the keyboard sounds. How can I turn it off? (not the notification, etc. all sounds, just the keyboard sounds.)
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How can I use the dictation feature on my Kindle Fire?

I've read several websites (e.g. this) saying that dictation on a Kindle Fire is easy; just tap the microphone button on the keyboard. My Kindle Fire actually does have a microphone button, but with a ...
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Bluetooth Keyboard Won't Type

I've been using a Pointmobl bluetooth keyboard with my Kindle fire for about 2 years with no problem. But, suddenly, when I turned it on the other day, the keyboard connected just fine, but the keys ...
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How can I hide the top bar in GO Keyboard Lite?

Is it possible to hide the top bar in GO Keyboard Lite that is shown in red below?
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Deactivated google keyboard can't get into my phone as I have a password and no keyboard to activate it again

Someone accidentally deactivated my google keyboard so I have no keyboard , but I have a password so can't get into my phone to activate the keyboard again does anybody no how to get around my ...
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Auto correct on ASUS Zenfone

I switched from an LG phone to a new ASUS Android phone and I am missing a feature on the ASUS. On my LG I used auto correct on the keyboard in a way that displayed suggestions but did not correct ...
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Clearing out most recent emoji / emoticons?

Whenever I use an emoji / emoticon from the Google keyboard on Android, it gets added to the recent / most-used list of emoji. This is generally useful, but there are times when I use an emoji just ...
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Google Keyboard Tab Key

Any way to get a tab character out of a Google Keyboard on Android? Checking through the various character sets etc. find nothing. Searching the Internet finds nothing relevant. The goal is to ...
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Hardware Keyboard: Input Language Is Not Changed After Ctrl+Space

I am using Logitech K810 hardware keyboard with Lenovo Tab 2 A10 tablet. OS is Android 5.0.1. Three languages are enabled on the tablet (English, Russian and Ukrainian). English is also the system ...
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Motorola Xoom keyboard not coming

My Motorola Xoom is locked with password. When I used to click the writing space , the keyboard used to appear . But now automatically the Google voice option is coming. Please tell me how to change ...
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Keyboard emoji not available in some apps

Google updated their keyboard app yesterday, a few welcome tweaks, but something seems to have broken for me. In some apps that are badly built, I've no longer got access to emojis. If I long press ...
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Export user dictionnary from Android Keyboard 5.1.1 to Google Keyboard 5.0.25

I want to switch from Android Keyboard 5.1.1 (AOSP) to the new Google Keyboard 5.0.25 without losing my personal dictionary for each language I use. I found in data/data/com.android.inputmethod.latin/...
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Install additional dictionaries to AOSP

I would like to install an additional dictionary to my Android keyboard (AOSP), is there any way to do so which would not imply installing another keyboard?
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Just got a HTC one m8, have some questions about the keyboard

Just got a htc one m8 and the lack of keyboard options is really annoying me... First im not sure how to turn off the replacing "mistakes" thing. Im fine with having predictive typing on because its ...
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Hangouts keyboard not showing (Nexus 7 2013 Android lollipop)

I have a Nexus 7 2013 and recently upgraded to Lollipop. I'm having problems with hangouts making it unusable. When I open a conversation in Hangouts, the keyboard is never available. The text bar at ...
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Is it possible to remove the “:-)” smiley key in Swype for stock Messaging?

I love Swype but have a minor gripe with it. Many times a word will be completely messed up so I hit the backspace key but instead accidentally hit the :-) key. In almost all programs there will ...