5,595,000 Members 39,353 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] How to disable onscreen keyboard.. (note 8)

Tip us?
 
jmstrat
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 7
Posts: 24
Join Date: Jan 2013
Exclamation [Q] How to disable onscreen keyboard.. (note 8)

Bought a new zaggkeys for my note 8... the keyboard is really light and Im really enjoying typing with it... The only issue is that the Samsung keyboard is screwing everything up. I called samsung in regards to how I can disable the onscreen keyboard. The assistant was nice and walked me through to the applications and tried to help me force stop the keyboard. After a reboot it pretty much didnt work. The other problem that the keyboard causes is that if i press the Caps key on the keyboard the onscreen keyboard sees this like a weird command and it starts to display weird characters. Im thinking is there anything I can possibly do, some sort of app i can install, if i need to root so be it ill do it... if not would a rom allow me to disable the onscreen keyboard? And yeah I just typed all this with the zaggkeys and it was fluid and much better than the flumsy amazon keyboards. Its expensive but the cybermonday deal helped. Overall if i can disble the samsung keyboard this note would be the perfect tablet.
 
superng888
Old
#2  
superng888's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 62
Posts: 339
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Kuching
Is your device rooted? You can try to use root file explorer and Mount as rw and delete the apk file in system/apps

Sent from my Nexus S using xda app-developers app
 
Friday'sChild
Old
#3  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 7
Join Date: Apr 2010
I just use an app from Play called Null Input Method.

Sent from my GT-N5110 using xda app-developers app
 
CarinaPDX
Old
#4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 5
Join Date: Jun 2013
Also try Null Keyboard. Null Input Method may be preferred because it provides an easy way to switch back on the fly if needed. YMMV
Tags
zagg note 8 onscreen keyboard
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes