How to Customize Galaxy S8 Keyboard

In this guide, we will show you how to change and customize the Galaxy S8 keyboard. If you want to change the keyboard color, background or get rid of autocorrect, we are here to help. This way you can add some customization to your phone or even replace the Galaxy S8 keyboard completely.

Millions of people change the background and wallpaper on their phones, but did you know you can do the same for the keyboard? It’s probably what you use most on your phone, so you can make it unique and fun.

Samsung’s keyboard has a few options and controls, but it’s probably not as customizable as you’d like. That’s why we’re going to show you a few things you can do, then show you how to completely replace the keyboard. This opens up your options significantly so you can customize everything and get the most out of your phone.

Before we get started, it’s worth noting that the stock keyboard is pretty plain. Samsung offers nothing but a “high contrast” option. This turns the keys into bright colors, but it’s not the best look. Replace your keyboard with GBoard, SwiftKey or something else with more options instead.

Change Galaxy S8 Keyboard Color

If you want to change the keyboard color on your Galaxy S8, you can. It’s actually really easy, but you only have a few options. That’s why we suggested downloading a new keyboard first. Alternatives like Gboard offer more customization, more colors and more backgrounds.

Still, if you like Samsung’s stock keyboard experience, here’s how to change the keyboard color.

Samsung offers you four different options for the Galaxy S8. However, if you download Gboard, there are dozens of themes and options available to you by following similar instructions and selecting “themes”. See some of these in our next set of instructions.

Replace Galaxy S8 Keyboard

Our first recommendation is to change the keyboard on the Galaxy S8. Here’s a step-by-step guide with an instructional video showing you how to do it. Or follow the steps below. Before we get started, download one of these best keyboards for Android.

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You have successfully replaced your keyboard with more options, controls, features and customization. Our first recommendation Gboard, from Google. It is one of the best all-round keyboards.

Change Galaxy S8 Keyboard Background

One of the most popular things to do with the keyboard is to change the background. Unfortunately, Samsung no longer offers this. In conclusion, download Gboard from our earlier instructions. Once you’ve done that, follow the steps to change your keyboard, then read on to add a new background color.

Basically, you go to the same place and choose your new keyboard from the list. Tap the onscreen keyboard and customize it using the options available to you. We are using Gboard themes in our screenshots on Galaxy S8.

Just choose a new keyboard size, button colors, borders or the entire background. Or choose one of your own photos on the phone and use it as a background. The choice is yours.

This is the easiest and fastest way to customize the Galaxy S8 keyboard.

Galaxy S8 Turn Off AutoCorrect

Finally, we would like to explain how to turn off autocorrect on Galaxy S8. It’s one of the most frustrating aspects of Samsung’s Galaxy S8 keyboard and something millions of people will want to get rid of when customizing their experience. Follow these quick steps and you’re ready.

Basically, by turning this off you will have full control over your keyboard experience. This is probably what you want most.

You have now successfully customized the entire keyboard on your Galaxy S8. Be it changing the background color, adding a whole new keyboard, or trying new themes and controls. This will help you type faster and get the most out of your phone. While you’re here, take a look at these 25 Galaxy S8 tips, tricks or hidden features.

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