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Show a number row at the top of the others when entering passwords

asked 2013-12-24 20:39:24 +0200

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updated 2014-01-19 21:36:18 +0200

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Nowadays all passwords require numbers . having to switch every time is time consuming. would be great to have an additional row of numbers when entering passwords in apps or browser

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agree, this would be cool

faenil ( 2013-12-24 20:50:11 +0200 )edit

Better: show a number row at the top (period). There is enough space on screeen to display an additional row.

Sfiet_Konstantin ( 2013-12-24 21:44:46 +0200 )edit

It could be placed where the predictive text row is

Bulder ( 2013-12-24 23:43:10 +0200 )edit

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answered 2013-12-25 13:27:01 +0200

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Keyboard layouts can be customized by users (this is quite easy), also community can write own maliit plugins

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True, but I think it should be the default.

anidel ( 2014-01-02 15:31:43 +0200 )edit
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One more row decreases available screen space

dez ( 2014-01-03 12:15:53 +0200 )edit
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It just has to be there when entering passwords.

anidel ( 2014-03-07 11:13:17 +0200 )edit

@dez: Please point out how to make custom keyboard layouts. I tried to add Ctrl and Del (Del mapped to Shift + Backspace) keys but couldn't manage it. Is there documentation?

rdmo ( 2015-04-24 00:45:16 +0200 )edit

@rdmo There are editable files for keyboard configuration (qml and conf files in the /usr/share/maliit/plugins/com/jolla/layouts/ directory). I am not a maliit framework/plugin developer/maintainer so do not know it. But I hacked keyboard layouts in the past on my N9 and it was simple.

dez ( 2015-04-25 21:08:07 +0200 )edit
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