Keyboard size and look
Symbol and number entry
1. Speed and accuracy increased.
2. Icon Mode Notification Status:
In the preference list icon Mode Notification status is available:
when ON the mode status will be displayed in the notification bar.
when OFF no icon is present.
3. Application Launcher Icon.
• First time user can now activate the keyboard easily and intuitively.
• Show important info about SlideIT: News, change Log, About, Help, Videos, Tutorial.
4. Speech Recognizer.
• New Speech button in the main layout.
• Preference to choose the Speech button instead of Graffiti.
• Automatic detection on devices which do not support speech recognition.
• In Landscape mode both buttons (graffiti + Speech) are displayed.
5. Slide Path
• Length of the "snake" trajectory can be set by the user in the setting list.
6. Deleting Language pack
• When a language pack is removed it is also deleted from the keyboard data-base.
7. Automatic Dictionary Save
• The dictionary modifications are automatically updated at any time.
8. New Dictionary format.
• Messages are displayed when the keyboard version doesn't match the dictionary version.
9. Single letter tapping
• Single letter tapping with the corresponding alternative characters as an example in French when tapping character "e" second choices are displayed : "è","é","ê","ë". Both in Slide and ABC mode.
10. Shortcut messages
• Show messages after Add, Delete or Update a shortcut
11. Faster long press button
• Repeat commands (Delete, Space, Enter etc') are executed faster.
12. Indications on current version and current language in the Setting list.
• Version number is displayed under the About item.
• Current language is displayed under the Primary and Secondary language items
13. Language packs install location
• For Android Version 2.2 (Froyo) and higher it's possible to install the Language packs on
the external storage (Device SD card). The default installation location is external storage.
• Skin Design was modified ( Ex. Shift / Caps ).
• Keyboard enlarged with a new design.
• ABC mode can be accessed from the main layout.
• New Scroller [1/x] button on the Special Character layout.
• Buttons are highlighted when pressed with feedback.
• Better resolution & quality for image layouts.
• Dark blue color for the exactly tapped word.
• New languages (New languages are: Persian, Slovene, Slovak, Turkish, Belgium(Dutch with Azerty layout) , Canada (French with QWERTY), Swiss (French with qwertz layout), Lithuanian, Latvian).
• New Globe button, switch between languages, in the main layout.
• And more others ...
• Unicode Treatment for all the languages, no confusions with upper-case/lower-case characters.
• Better treatment related with the 'Enter' button.
• Caps function can be activated only with a long press on the Shift button.
• When adding or updating a shortcut, the shortcut list is not anymore automatically scrolled to the bottom of the shortcuts list.
• Shortcuts Update & Delete procedure is fixed.