Default keyboard

Discussion in 'iOS 9' started by Jkeith85, Dec 16, 2015.

  1. Jkeith85 macrumors newbie


    Dec 16, 2015
    OK I have SwiftKey set as my default keyboard. Sometimes it's the default keyboard that pops up and sometimes it's SwiftKey. I have SwiftKey set at the top. Ant ideas?
  2. marillion747 macrumors newbie

    Sep 10, 2014
    Blackburn, England
    I use Swype and the same happens to me, it's probably an apple software problem.
  3. Jkeith85 thread starter macrumors newbie


    Dec 16, 2015
    Drives me nuts lol. I might have to remove the keyboard until it gets fixed.
  4. C DM macrumors Westmere

    Oct 17, 2011
    Is it only when passwords need to be entered, or in other instances as well when that happens?
  5. Jkeith85 thread starter macrumors newbie


    Dec 16, 2015
    It's random when it does it. But it seems more often than not I get the stock keyboard. I haven't found any way to replicate it.
  6. Elisha macrumors 6502a


    Nov 21, 2006
    Yeah I have Swiftkey pop up for one message in iMessage and when the screen times out, the stock keyboard comes up upon resuming. Very inconsistent. I use the stock keyboard now until Swiftkey implements long press for numbers, symbols, and punctuations like in Android!
  7. Sirious macrumors 65816


    Jan 2, 2013
    United Kingdom
    Have you got the default keyboard removed?
    You should only see the stock keyboard for password entry and apps that don't support 3rd party ones.
  8. gordon1234 macrumors 6502a

    Jun 23, 2010
    This just happens from time to time with any third-party keyboard, and there's not much you can do about it. Apple's API for third-party keyboards is not entirely stable.
  9. pacorob macrumors 68000


    Apr 8, 2010
    the Netherlands
    Indeed that is the case here. I also recently saw a message from Google in their Gmail app even deleting support for iOS9 users to user third party keyboards because of iOS instabilities according to them. It does work fine btw with e.g. Swype or Go Keyboard on iOS9.2 within the Gmail app to e.g. swipe words.

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