How to install keyboard on Android phone?

Let’s say you use a smartphone or tablet based on the Android OS. It has a keyboard that you don’t like at all or that you would like to change. In this case, you can download and install another keyboard that you like. The keyboard selection is huge on Google Play.

How to download a keyboard on Android?

First you need to download the keyboard. To do this, go to Google Play and enter in the search the name of the keyboard that you would like to download. If you don’t know the name, just enter the word keyboard and you will see a huge list of keyboards. You can see how they look and what functionality they have, read reviews, etc..

After the choice is made, click on the “Install” button.

Then accept the permissions by clicking on the “Accept” button.

The application is downloaded, after which it will be automatically installed on your device.

The appearance of the “Open” button indicates that the keyboard has been downloaded and installed..

How to change the keyboard?

So, our application has been installed. Find “Settings” on the desktop.

We go into the section and look for the item “Language and input”. Push.

Here we see that our keyboard has been installed. But it is also possible that you will not see a new keyboard here. The explanation is simple – for her, you need to download the add-on, without which it will not work. It can be launched from the same Google Play, after which the application will ask you to download one or another file. In our case, the installation of add-ons was not required.

We put a check mark next to our keyboard, after which a window appears on the screen that says that using this method various data can be collected, including passwords and credit cards. If you trust the application, click OK or Yes, otherwise it will not be possible to launch.

The keyboard is activated, as indicated by a checkmark next to its name, but will not be used by default.

To enable a new keyboard on the same Samsung Galaxy, which shows an example, you must select the “Default” – this is it:

Next, select a new keyboard.

But this method does not work everywhere. So, on a standard Google keyboard, a long press on the globe icon is required (you can open it, for example, in a browser). Press and wait until the input method appears..

Choosing a new keyboard.

You can customize it as you wish, or remove it if you suddenly did not like it. This way you can install any keyboard available on Google Play.

If you have questions about this topic, you can ask them using comments..