Add an Extra Row on Top of the iPhone Keyboard with iKeywi 3

How to Add an Extra Row on Top of the iPhone KeyboardEvery time Apple releases a new version of iOS, they try to improve it as much as they can and make it user-friendly. In their latest iOS version, they included new features for different built-in apps. One of these new features was on iOS keyboard. With iOS 8, you can now install new third-party keyboard from the App Store. So, you can customize your keyboard based on your choice.

You can read my post about the best iOS Keyboard Apps for iPhone, listed down below.

One of the main reasons why I hate iOS keyboard is that if you want to access numbers or symbols, you have to do multiple steps. This is pretty annoying if you are writing fast and have to stop writing and access numbers or symbols.

I fixed this problem with a simple but very useful Cydia Tweak. I will tell you how to add an extra row on top of the iPhone keyboard.

How to Add an Extra Row on Top of the iPhone Keyboard

To make this work, you have to jailbreak your device. If you don’t know how to jailbreak your device, read my previous posts :

After you jailbreak your device, launch Cydia. Go to Search Tab and search for a tweak called ” iKeywi 3 “. Install it and respring your device.

iKeywi 3 is available on Cydia for $1.99 but if you want to get it for free, read my previous posts :

iKeywi 3 is a Cydia Tweak that allows users to customize their iPhone or iPod Touch keyboards by adding extra features to it. iKeywi 3 adds an extra row on top of the stock keyboard with number buttons from 0 to 9. This makes it easier to write a text on your device.

Alternatively, you can replace numbers with your most used symbols or emoji, such as [email protected] etc.

This tweak also adds Cut, Copy & Paste buttons in the portrait & landscape mode, making it easier for users to access these actions.

iKeywi 3 for iOS 8 supports all languages that are available for the stock iOS keyboard.

iKeywi 3 is available on Cydia for $1.99 but if you want to get it for free, read my previous posts :

 

This the method I used to add an extra row on top of the iPhone Keyboard.

Thank You for Reading !

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