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Predictive text not showing after latest Android Update Version 10

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Hi there, 

 

I have multiple keyboards set in Samsung keyboard -> Languages and types. 

 

The probelm I have, after the most recent update taking place (some week ago now) the predictive text is no longer showing up for russian keyboard. Why? 

 

I have English, UK and Portugese, they both show predictive text above. But not fur russian. This is very frustrating as I relied on this feature a lot when writing emails etc. 

 

Could you please share any suggestions and flag a fault for this. 

 

So far I have tried resetting the keyboard settings and restarting the phone. 

 

This happened after the latest software update. 

 

Thanks

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Hi everyone, I have managed to find a solution. 

I was having the same issue but mine was more severe as it was not showing any word suggestions, no auto correct, no auto punctuation. I was having to type everything out myself. Very annoying. 

But I've managed to figure it out. You simply need to reset/restore the app. And the way to do this is to go to the app settings and clear all data.

So go to Settings>General management>Language and input>On-screen keyboard>Samsung keyboard. Click About Samsung keyboard. Now click the i icon in the top right hand corner. Click Storage, at the bottom of the screen you will see 2 options > Clear Data and Clear Cache. You want to click on  clear data. Once this is done, your app is now reset/restored. It will now work as normal. 

 

I hope this works for you. Let me know how you get on. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hi  I have the same problem since the last update. No predictive text for English keyboard. Other languages are fine. I appreciate any help.

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Same! How can this be fixed

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@Hapsit12: If you go to Settings > General management > Language and Input > On-screen Keyboard > Samsung Keyboard > Languages and Types > Tap the 3 dots in the top right > Manage Input Languages > Tap the 3 dots in the top right > Check For Update, do you see a prompt to update next to the Russian language option? If so, tap this option to bring it up to date. If not, go back and select Smart Typing > Predictive Text > On > Auto Replace > Make sure that Russian is toggled on here. Hope this helps.
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Hi  AndrewL 

 

Many thanks for coming back with suggestions. 

 

I tried both, the first suggestion - all languages were already updated. 

Second suggestion Predictive text was already on, except I enabled Auto replace for russian. This unfortunatelly has made no difference. 

 

It was all working fine, and predictive text works for other languages (english/portugese) multiple suggestions pop up as you type words, but not fur russian. 

 

This hapened after the very last updates, I know this because after the update was complete I went on to write an email and was met with this feature missing. 

 

Please flag this with the developers team and I look forward receving further suggestions. 

 

Best, 

 

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I'm also having this issue and have tried all the suggested fixes. Can someone advise as to the resolution please? Starting to think I should just go back to iphone...
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I switched keyboards for now...

Got to your settings to do this...

Either switch to Gboard or Samsung keyboard beta (I think its called)

 

Hope this helps for now

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@Hapsit12: Sorry to hear that your issue has persisted. Can you try going to Settings > General Management > Language and Input > On-screen Keyboard > Samsung Keyboard > About Samsung Keyboard, to see if there is an update prompt for the app as a whole. If not, you could try 'Reset To Default Settings > Reset Keyboard Settings', although please be aware that this will remove any personalised settings, requiring you to set them back up. Let me know how you get on.
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I've read the earlier comments. Since this week's update to Android 10, my S9 no longer offers predictive text for the Samsung keyboard in English, French or German. I have checked for updates, to no avail. Not happy. Please ask the developers to find a fix.

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Doesn't work for me.
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