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cannot change languange on external keyboard

What you have to do is pair your external keyboard then Go to Settings -> Language & Input -> Physical Keyboard Then tap on your keyboard and a dialog for choosing the keyboard layout should ...
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How do I enter a new line in a cell in Google Sheets?

Easiest way: add an extra letter at the end of the line. Select that letter. Hit enter. The letter will be replaced with a new line.
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Equivalent of CTRL + C (break) in android console

Vol Down + C is functionally equivalent to Ctrl + C.
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Genymotion how to hide back/home/menu button that shown after ALT button pressed

you can find it on android setting keyboard & input > Virtual keyboard > Android keyboard setting Advanced > Emoji for physical keyboard disable it!
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Writing hebrew vowels with my phone keyboard

I was able to successfully type Hebrew with vowels on a Samsung using the steps I found on another forum: Since a few weeks ago it became possible to type vowels in the Gboard app—Google's own ...
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How to access and modify previous commands (bash history) in Termux

See the Termux help page for how to input arrow keys using the VolumeUp button, VolumeDown for Ctrl and some additional shortcuts! Volume Up+W → Up arrow key
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What storage data does keyboard apps on Android accumulate?

Keep in mind that GBoard provides a lot of language specific functionalities like automatic word correction or offline speech recognition. It seems like GBoard downloads these language specific data ...
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cannot change languange on external keyboard

I found it switches by using Shift + Space.
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What storage data does keyboard apps on Android accumulate?

Remember that current keyboards are a bit different from keyboards from 10-15 years ago. Back then, their main purpose was just typing and writing. With time, emojis and gifs images became features ...
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Where's the auto-replace function of the keyboard

This functionality is covered by the operation of the Personal Dictionary. Settings > Language and input > Google Keyboard > Text correction > Personal Dictionary. Select the language to which you ...
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Hacker's keyboard v1.38.2 doesn't show any suggestions other than "Android"

It seems that the dev has decided to seperate the keyboard and the completion dictionary. Download and install the completion dictionary by searching pub:"Klaus Weidner" in the Google play ...
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Why do text input methods generally omit an undo function?

This question can get better answers from developers than the end user community. Android framework does have a class named UndoManager "for managing and interacting with the global undo state ...
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cannot change languange on external keyboard

Go to Settings -> Language & Input -> Physical Keyboard On the LG G3 (D855) this menu item is not exist. LG G3 + Logitech keyboard (Android 4.4.2) shift + space
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How to change default keyboard on Android N?

It appears that some keyboards offer something under their keyboards (e.g. a special key) to switch keyboards. However others, such as the Google Keyboard do not. However, what I have discovered is ...
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Google keyboard, no option to keep my word?

I am sure you are talking about two different things that are: • Autocorrect (it will automatically replaces your word when hitting space.) • Predictive Text/Suggestions (it just shows you different ...
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How can I use my PC's keyboard in the Android emulator?

I had this issue despite having the correct configuration, and realized that the actual problem was that the focus was on the emulator control buttons windows, as reported in this issue. To check if ...
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How do I enter a new line in a cell in Google Sheets?

The only way that I found so far is through the clipboard. Using a source document with a line break, with some effort you could succeed in selecting just the line break, and then copy/paste it. ...
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suddenly can't change language in keyboard

Try disable all accessibility services. It may be a security measure to prevent malicious apps from changing keyboard without user interaction, since an accessibility services can automate the process ...
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Can I connect two bluetooth device to my tablet?

I honestly thought that only one device could be connected at a time using Bluetooth. In an attempt to prove my point I tested connecting multiple devices simultaneously to my Samsung Galaxy Tab 4: ...
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No decimal input on numeric field when using Google Sheets on phone

There may not be an exact solution to the problem as you posted it, but there are possible workarounds. Android's primary strength is it's customizability and modularity, so if one (your stock) ...
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How to stop touchpal providing a daily summary?

It seems they recently added an option to disable it: TouchPal -> Settings -> General Settings -> uncheck Daily Summary The new interface to disable daily summary (22 Nov 2016): TouchPal--> ...
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Enable gesture (swipe) input (on Fairphone 2) without Google Keyboard

The problem The default AOSP keyboard does not ship with swipe. It will not appear in the settings. The easy (but awkward) reason is that Google considered this feature to be too "secret" or so to ...
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Enable gesture (swipe) input (on Fairphone 2) without Google Keyboard

The OTA survival script/configuration fragment hack stopped working on the OnePlus 3T after the last OEM firmware update from OnePlus. (Even though the final OEM firmware update for the OnePlus 3T ...
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How to input ⑮⑭⑬ (unicode symbols with a number in a circle) when typing?

The fastest way on Android is to use Calcy IV with the renaming feature enabled, change the settings to the circled numbers and you're good to go.
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How to bypass 20 item limitation in clipboard?

There are plenty of apps that can store far more than 20. Search forClipboard on Play Store . One such app which doesn't require extra / suspicious permissions is Clipper which I found to be very ...
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Phone is locked with an impossible to enter password

In case there is a problem with the on-screen keyboard most devices support to use an USB keyboard connected via USB On-The-Go (OTG) adapter to the phone - if the phone supports USB OTG at all. The ...
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Gboard: Set Custom Unicode Characters on Longpress or Add Custom Keyboard Keys or Layout

For the time being, I found an alternative solution. It's not the solution that I wanted, but it does the job reasonably well. I'm posting it here so it may benefit someone else as well. Gboard ...
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How to add a physical keyboard layout

You should install extra keyboard layouts: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=varzan.extraKeyboardLayouts . It is free and helps me to type on Mongolian language and included many other ...
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How to display the on screen keyboard when Bluetooth keyboard is connected

I am with an Android 9 tablet, and find the option as: Settings / System (languages, time ...) / Language & input / Physical keyboard ==> There is an option that reads "Show virtual ...
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Samsung Soft Keyboard Keeps Popping Up when Bluetooth Keyboard in Use on Galaxy Note 10.1 with Android 4.1.2

You would be better off accessing the Physical Keyboard settings. Settings>General Management>Language and input>Physical Keyboard. In this settings menu, you can set "Show on-screen keyboard" to ...
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