How to install a keyboard on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (iOS 8 tutorial)

How to install a keyboard on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus (iOS 8 tutorial)
iOS 8 brings a great new option to the iPhone and iPad mobile operating system - the capability to add third-party keyboards and finally add some variety and gesture typing capabilities to the platform.

Now, most of the new keyboards are out, but how do you install a new keyboard on iOS 8? And how do you change to that new keyboard? 

It’s a very simple process, so just stick with us.

First, of course, we should note that you download the keyboards as any other app from the App Store. The slightly trickier part is how to enable the new iOS 8 third-party keyboard you just installed. Stay with us below as we walk you through this in a few simple steps.


Note: This tutorial applies to all iOS 8 devices including the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, as well as the Apple iPad Air 2, iPad mini with Retina display, etc.

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5 Comments

1. shiv179

Posts: 192; Member since: Aug 08, 2012

It's funny how Android is bashed for allowing third party keyboards to have Internet access. Yet on iOS 8, it can be enabled. Once enabled, there is no stopping the keystrokes from being transmitted. The average joe will most likely enable Full Access.

2. amiaq

Posts: 509; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

Are we sure it won't cause any detrimental effect on the ipongs?

3. shahulvm

Posts: 124; Member since: Apr 01, 2012

It is unlike android, third party keyboard doesnot work on all applications. Also when the device isnt used for long periods of time, then it gets defaulted to ios kyeboard

4. kcombs

Posts: 275; Member since: Dec 15, 2010

That sounds crapy..

5. mamadathu

Posts: 48; Member since: Mar 01, 2014

child - mama what is the meaning of robbery?? mummy-dont no kid just ask apple lol

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