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Number Keys Keyboard layout Keyboard Size Keyboard Theme Emoji-switch key

Number Keys

The numeric key row displays a separate row on the keyboard with the numbers 0-9. This replaces the double letters and makes it easier to enter the numbers, but also takes up more space on the keyboard.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Keyboard & input method
Step 4:  Tap on  Gboard
Step 5:  Tap on  Preferences
Step 6:  Enable or Disable  Number row
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Keyboard & input method
  4. Tap on Gboard
  5. Tap on Preferences
  6. Enable or Disable Number row

Keyboard layout

Depending on the selected keyboard language, a corresponding keyboard layout is used. Thus, the QWERTZ layout is used for the German language. The English language uses the QWERTY layout. Besides these two keyboard layouts, there are others such as AZERTY, Dvorak, Neo2, Colemark and PC. The Gboard keyboard on the Oppo smartphone also offers a layout for handwriting.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Keyboard & input method
Step 4:  Tap on  Gboard
Step 5:  Tap on  Languages
Step 6:  Choose desired  Keyboard language
Step 7:  Select all  layouts  you want
Step 8:  Confirm with  Done
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Keyboard & input method
  4. Tap on Gboard
  5. Tap on Languages
  6. Choose desired Keyboard language
  7. Select all layouts you want
  8. Confirm with Done

Keyboard Size

The Gboard keyboard on the Oppo smartphone can be changed to 7 different sizes, with the choice of Very Low, Small, Rather Small, Normal, Rather Large, Large, Very High.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Keyboard & input method
Step 4:  Tap on  Gboard
Step 5:  Tap on  Preferences
Step 6:  Tap on  Keyboard height
Step 7:  Choose desired  Keyboard height
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Keyboard & input method
  4. Tap on Gboard
  5. Tap on Preferences
  6. Tap on Keyboard height
  7. Choose desired Keyboard height

Keyboard Theme

The Gboard keyboard on the Oppo smartphone doesn't offer a lot of customization options in terms of design. Gboard allows you to change color combinations or set gradients and backgrounds, and you can also use your own backgrounds such as photos for the keyboard.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Keyboard & input method
Step 4:  Tap on  Gboard
Step 5:  Tap on  Theme
Step 6:  Choose desired  Theme
Step 7:  Confirm with  Apply
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Keyboard & input method
  4. Tap on Gboard
  5. Tap on Theme
  6. Choose desired Theme
  7. Confirm with Apply

Emoji-switch key

Next to the space bar, the emoji key is shown by default, which we can use to display the emoji overview, but if the emoji key is not desired, it can be disabled in the preferences.

Note: If the Emoji button is enabled, the language change button is not displayed.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 3:  Tap on  Keyboard & input method
Step 4:  Tap on  Gboard
Step 5:  Tap on  Preferences
Step 6:  Enable or Disable  Show emoji switch key
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Additional settings
  3. Tap on Keyboard & input method
  4. Tap on Gboard
  5. Tap on Preferences
  6. Enable or Disable Show emoji switch key

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