How to create GIFs using Gborad from Android mobile devices

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Mobile devices have need a virtual keyboard and this is Gboard, but this one stands out for its extensive functionality. This keyboard is provided by Google and has provided multiple tools, this is one of them. Not only does it have basic functions, but many other tools are built in which can be very useful.

It also has wonderful ways of using it, for example you can use Gboard's floating keyboard, of course, for all these options you have to log in to configure it to your liking. Many use this option because they can move it anywhere on the screen.



It is important to add that you can also use the Gboard clipboard as it stores the information. Today we want to enjoy all the opportunities that the technological world offers us and have fun for this reason too in this keyboard you can create Gifs.

In this sense, below we will give you the information necessary for the creation of these Gifs, quickly and easily.

How to use the Gboard GIF editor on Android

First, you need to download the Gboard application on your Android mobile. Some devices already have Gboard as the factory default application. Having already the application on our mobile we can access the GIFS editor from our keyboard.

To do this, you need to click on the "GIF" button located at the top of the keyboard. After logging into the GIF section you will need to go to 'my GIFs' and then click on 'create a GIF'. With this you can record the fragments you want and apply various available effects for their best visual appearance.


Steps to create GIFs with Gboard quick and easy

What applications look for when updating is to improve many of the errors it presents or add new tools. For this reason Gboard in its updates has improved with the creation of Gifs. We can make them ourselves.


The first thing you should do is open the keyboard and then proceed to press on the emoji. In the new section you will proceed to select GIFs and without too many complications you agree to give the option Create a Gif.

Right there you proceed to record what you want and the moment you release the button you will get the result of the recording. But that's not all, with the new ones updates as well as creating Gifs, you can put effects on it. This way you would give it a unique touch.

Another thing you can include is the text, in the upper right part there is a letter and there you can add the text you want. After these simple steps you have to accept and the Gif will be saved in the application you are. It is important to know that you can go back if you want some changes.

You have to check that it is that keyboard that you really have installed on your mobile because if not, these options will not appear.

How can I make GIFs with my camera from any Android mobile?

This process is quite simple and you will only need to have registered the fragment you want to convert to GIF. So the first thing is to make a normal recording with your mobile of what you want to turn into GIF.


Then you need to go into the gallery looking for the video, when it is playing and paused you can click the GIF button. You will enter the interface that will allow you to cut the video fragment choice , altering the speed among other things based on the brand of your device.

How to make a GIF from a video without an app: is it possible?

If possible and it will mainly depend on the brand of your device, for example Samsung mobiles usually have this feature built into their custom options. However, as some models do not have this option by default, most of the Android mobiles of various brands have already these built-in settings.


Special Gboard tricks and features you should know

We clearly show that it has many functions, but beyond that, the interesting fact is that it can be searched on Google. Many at the moment of a conversation appear to us some words of which we are not aware or that we are not very sure of the meaning that it gives to sentences.

When that happens, we run to quickly search this word in Google, but  with this keyboard it is different, among its many tools there is that without having to leave the keyboard we can perform a search. It is one of its biggest advantages.


There are a lot of keyboards in your app store, but mostly this is the default and it's not bad for its alternatives. But everything is within reach of what you really want, yours preferences when choosing.

What is Gboard for?

Google has really had the afternoon this keyboard has had some special effects and several. Because it offers several benefits that you can help us when you talk to the other person, even if they are in another country.

In fact you can change and add another language to the Gboard keyboard, this saves you time and inconvenience when chatting with someone else. Most of today's society needs a mobile phone to communicate and even more other tools. You can write in multiple languages. 


It is good that this keyboard is used for any application you have on your mobile, many times we think it is for a single application but this is not the case. You may notice that you have the ability to customize and place the wallpaper you want, put a background photo on the Gboard keyboard, thus giving it a different touch.

What you should know is that this keyboard can be easily downloaded from the Google Play Store if you have an Android device or from the App Store for IOS. It has great compatibility for devices to the point they come supplied with this keyboard by default.


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