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T9 keyboard

Posts: 21
Registered: ‎2013-03-26

T9 keyboard

In 4,2,2 you have T9 witch I love to use and always
After update to 4,3 it was still her.
Then I had to make a repair of the software on pcc.
Then I started to make a text message when I discovered my T9 was gone
After update to the latest 4.3 version 136!!!!
And still not there also the option to tic and untic 12 key's keyboard is gone
What happened with it
Will there be a fix for this
Thanks in advance
Posts: 87,497
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: T9 keyboard




Sony Xperia Support
Posts: 2,530
Registered: ‎2012-01-12
  Re: T9 keyboard on 4.3

In Android 4.3 we have no preinstalled T9 keyboard. I've forwarded this as feedback internally but i don't know if it will be added again.

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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎2014-03-18

Re: T9 keyboard

Please add T9 again!!!
One of the resons why I bought my Z1 compact after having a V, was becsuse of the great T9 keyboard! And now it's gone :-(
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎2014-04-02

Traditional 12 buttons keyboard in Spanish Mobile



I have the spanish version of the Xperia Z1 and I can't choose the traditional 12 buttons mask of my keyboard. I know that in other countries it's possible, but I don't know why this option is banned in my country. I don't want to download another keyboard from Google Play, I want the official one.


Please, introduce this option in the next update, I don't know why Spain is discriminated!

Posts: 2
Registered: ‎2014-04-07

Re: T9 keyboard

Why would you take away something like that? It was the most functional and noworries I struggle to send proper sms. BRING IT BACK!!!!!!! Why fix what isn't broken?
Posts: 2
Registered: ‎2014-03-23

Re: T9 keyboard

Try use 'Smart Keyboard Pro' from Google Play Store. Works great for me.
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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎2016-10-07

Re: T9 keyboard

Please give info regarding the T9 keyboard.  I use this to text and someone  (my son) has ugraded my phone to 5.1  this week and the T9 is gone.  I hate the qwerty keyboard - I'm a touch typist - but on the phone the old phone key pad was so much easier to use.  I hate sending texts now.  If this doesn't resolve I will be changing my phone. I'm using a Z1 compact.

Posts: 4
Registered: ‎2016-10-18

Re: T9 keyboard

. There is severel reasons why i always by Sony mobile. One of them is the T9 . Yesyerday i bought the new Sony XZ. In my belive the t9 would be there. But nonono..No you heave removed this again ! Whyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy ??? 

You heave the option for the T9. But only in Kinesisk. I cant belive you remove this. If this is so with all your new phones. I heave bouth my last Sony . No i also must return the new one :-(