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How to Change Keyboard on Android

This wikiHow teaches you how to enable a downloaded keyboard language or a keyboard app to use a different button layout than your current one, using Android.


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    Scroll down and tap Languages & input. You can find this option towards the end of your Settings menu.
    • On some versions, this option may be named Language & keyboard or just Languages.
    • If you don't see this option, look for General management on the Settings menu, then tap Language & input here.
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    Tap Virtual keyboard. This will open a list of all the keyboards currently enabled on your Android.
    • If you don't see this option, look for Current keyboard or Change keyboard.
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    Tap Manage keyboards. This will open a list of all your available keyboards, and allow you to enable or disable each one of them.
    • This button may also be labeled Choose keyboards.
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Quick Summary

1. Open Settings.
2. Tap Languages and input.
3. Tap Virtual keyboard.
4. Tap Manage keyboards.
5. Slide a keyboard switch to On.

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This version of How to Change Keyboard on Android was reviewed on March 22, 2018.

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