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General 10 Key?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Goodspike, Sep 17, 2013.

  1. Goodspike

    Goodspike Well-Known Member
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    I don't remember for sure how it was done (holding the symbol key????), but on my old Moto phone I could have the keyboard display a 10 key type layout for numbers. Is there a way to do that with the standard Verizon S4 keyboard (or an optional keyboard)?
     

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  2. lotus49

    lotus49 Well-Known Member
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    SwiftKey does this. The main keyboard is QWERTY (with numbers obtained by long pressing on the top row) but there is a 123 button which switches the layout to a numeric keypad layout with the ten digits in a grid plus some punctuation to its right.

    I really like SwiftKey. It has quickly become very good at guessing my next word so I can often write simple messages by picking a lot of the suggestions (often more than half for really simple things). It also has a fair few skins to changes its appearance. It isn't free but I think its only a couple of quid and it's worth it.
     
  3. Goodspike

    Goodspike Well-Known Member
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    Thanks! I'm trying the 30 day trial now. Not quite as large as the MOTO 10 key, but I was having a real problem with the stock keyboard.
     

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