How to put the row of numbers above the letters on the Google Android keyboard

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In Google Play, you have tons of formats and colors that you can add to the keyboard of your mobile device. Most of them are free. You just have to browse and search for the app you want.

The settings to customize it depend on the app in question, but you can roughly change its color and font. However, if you want to add more features, you just need to customize it from your phone's settings.

As mentioned above, it won't be necessary download third party apps. In today's article we will explain step by step how to enable this function on the keyboard.



Google mobile keyboard tricks and features

Incorporating a row of numbers at the top of the keyboard will make it easier for you to access it so you don't have to change the writing mode so often. On the other hand, tweaking it to resemble an iPhone keyboard is an option that many have adopted.

In addition to the number row, you can add the internet data you find by pressing the »button G »or« Add GIF »If the program you are using allows you to do so.

The downside to this keyboard mode is that it takes up a little more screen space, about half the size, but when it comes to practicality, it's undoubtedly a pretty efficient option.

Also, you have basic writing symbols, such as a period, a comma, an emoticon symbol to add some and other symbols. You can change the shape of the keyboard as many times as you want by entering the settings.

You can also remove the vibration from the keyboard every time you press a key, this option is very good on your mobile device.


How to set up the keyboard in Android quickly and easily

We can customize the keyboard of our Android device from version 5.0. With it, Google has implemented new functions for its keyboard. One of them is to place a row of numbers on top.


It's a quick alternative to accessing it, which makes your writing smoother. If you want to know how to do it, we will explain the different ways you have available.

One way to change the Android keyboard is to go directly to the phone settings. It is represented by the gear icon. Browse the list of options and go up «Languages> Text entry> GBoard.

In this window enter " Pref Renze ". Once inside, click on " Enable the numeric line on the GBoard keyboard ". When you have activated this element you will see that you have the aforementioned line on the keyboard of your mobile phone.

The second option you have is to enter the keyboard settings. You have the gear icon inside the keyboard at the bottom left.

Then you have to enter "Custom Input Styles" and click on the "+" icon in the upper right corner of the screen.

It will give you several input methods. You can see which ones are active by looking at the switch to the right of each item. You have different versions of Spanish and in parentheses which country they belong to. Choose the Spanish in your region.


Then activate the option " Spanish (PC). « In the «Design» tab you can see what your chosen keyboard looks like.

Once these steps have been completed, a warning will appear on the mobile phone screen informing you that you need to enable custom input styles. If you click on «Enable» it will take you to a new window where you have to activate the switch you have to the right of the entry «Spanish (PC)».


This way you will have activated the number line above the letters on the Google Android keyboard e you can also edit the autocorrect. Try this feature out and let us know how it turned out in the comment box below.

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