Asked by: Cristoba Tableriou
asked in category: General Last Updated: 7th March, 2020

Why won't my keyboard pop up on my phone?

In Android, usually, the on-screen keyboard becomes automatically visible at the bottom of the screen by tapping on a text to edit. In case the keyboard does not show automatically, press and hold down the menu button for a few seconds. The keyboard will then be displayed on screen.

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Keeping this in consideration, what do you do when your keyboard won't pop up?

Solution 1: Restart the keyboard

  1. Go to the Settings menu of the device.
  2. Scroll down to the Apps section and Tap on Application Manager.
  3. Swipe to go to the “All” tab.
  4. Now look for the app Android Keyboard and tap on it.
  5. Now tap on Force Stop to stop the keyboard.

Likewise, how do you fix your Android keyboard when it disappears? Clear the cache and data of the Keyboard app

  1. From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray.
  2. Tap Settings > Apps.
  3. Tap the Keyboard application in the default list.
  4. To display preinstalled apps, tap Menu > Show system apps.
  5. Tap Storage > CLEAR CACHE > CLEAR DATA > DELETE.

Subsequently, question is, why won't my keyboard pop up on my phone?

In Android, usually, the on-screen keyboard becomes automatically visible at the bottom of the screen by tapping on a text to edit. In case the keyboard does not show automatically, press and hold down the menu button for a few seconds. The keyboard will then be displayed on screen.

How do I reset my keyboard?

Steps

  1. Open Start and type in device manager .
  2. Click.
  3. Scroll down and expand Keyboard.
  4. Select the keyboard that you want to reset.
  5. Click the "Uninstall" icon.
  6. Click OK when prompted.
  7. Click the "Search for updates" button.
  8. Select the keyboard again.

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