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Keyman for Android Version History

Keyman for Android 2.4

Released on 10 October 2016

What's New

  • Keyman is now free!
  • Keyman Pro renamed to Keyman
  • Keyman Free retired
  • Experimental support for hardware keyboards

Keyman for Android 2.2

Released on 6 Jul 2015

What's New

  • Faster load, keyboard switching and more responsive touches
  • More stable, reduced memory requirements and addressed crashes
  • Improved look and feel including improved long-press menus
  • Smoother touch interactions and rapid touch interactions
  • Handles touches just outside a key more intelligently
  • Minor bug fixes and improvements

Keyman for Android 2.1

Released on 27 January 2015

What's New

  • New feature: Keyman browser allows use of your language online (Pro edition only)

Keyman for Android 2.0

Released on 14 November 2014

What's New

  • Major release: split into Pro and Free Editions, retired Beta edition
  • Bug fixes and performance improvements

Keyman for Android 1.5

Released on 26 September 2014

What's New

  • Added a new 'Get Started' menu that lists key tasks such as adding a keyboard or implementing system wide keyboards
  • Other bug fixes

Keyman for Android 1.4

Released on 30 June 2014

What's New

  • You will now see a key preview on phone devices when you touch a key
  • You can now swipe to select popup keys
  • Installed keyboards now have keyboard version and help available
  • European Latin keyboard no longer uses desktop-based shortcuts (e.g. .c no longer outputs ċ)
  • Improved lock screen compatibility
  • System keyboard no longer loses context or fails to respond on switch
  • Other minor bug fixes

Keyman for Android 1.3

Released on 27 May 2014

What's New

  • Keyboards will update automatically when bug fixes or new features are added
  • Bug fix: A slightly longer press on a key would sometimes fail to input the keystroke
  • Default English keyboard is now enhanced for European language diacritics
  • Behind the scenes: Now uses Keyman Cloud API 3.0 for access to newest keyboard layouts
  • Other minor bug fixes

Keyman for Android 1.2

Released on 22 April 2014

What's New

  • Install custom keyboards created with Keyman Developer 9

Keyman for Android 1.1

Released on 27 February 2014

What's New

  • Keyman is now available as Android system keyboard.
  • Touch and hold keys crash issue solved for Android 4.0.3 - 4.0.4 devices.
  • Keyman can now be launched from custom link keyman:// in a web page
  • Bug with some keyboards loading with incorrect character set (instead of UTF-8) fixed.

Keyman for Android 1.0

Released 29 January 2014

What's New

  • Keyman for Android original release

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