How do I hide apps on Google keyboard?

How to hide Gboard icon in App launcher & Home screen

  1. Open Gboard settings.
  2. Tap Advanced menu from settings page.
  3. Tap Show Icon under Advanced menu which if active now with orange button, will be deactivated.
  4. Now Gboard icon will not be visible in home screen & app launcher.

How do I get rid of Gboard top bar?

To remove the Gboard suggestion strip, open an app where you can use the keyboard. Once the keyboard is visible, tap on the three dots and go to Settings. Once you’re in Settings, go to Text Correction. The first option on the list will be the Show suggestion stip.

Can you hide apps on Android?

Open the app drawer, tap the icon in the top-right corner (three vertical dots), and select the Settings option. The next step is to find and tap the Hide apps option, after which a list of apps will pop up on the screen. Select the apps you want to hide and tap Done to finish the job.

How do I fix my Gboard?

If Gboard keeps crashing on Android, clearing its cache and data might be of great help.

  1. Go to “Settings → Apps → Gboard”.
  2. If you don’t see Gboard under the list of apps, tap on the three-dot icon at the top and enable “System apps”.
  3. The Gboard app info screen will open.
  4. Now, restart your phone.

Which is the best Android keyboard?

The 7 best Android keyboards you can download to type faster and more efficiently

  • ai.type.
  • Gboard.
  • Fleksy.
  • Grammarly.
  • Microsoft SwiftKey.
  • Minuum.
  • Typewise.

How do I get rid of the suggestion bar on Android?


  1. Tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Language & Input.
  4. Tap Gboard.
  5. Tap Text Correction. Make sure Show suggestion strip and Next-word suggestions are enabled (slid to the right AND colored green)

What is suggestion strip?

Tap Show suggestion strip to activate the suggestions function. This is an important function, if not activated any further settings will be negated. In-fact if suggestion strip is not enabled, you lose most of the important functions and Gboard will become a basic standard android keyboard.

How can I hide my app?

Hide apps on Android with built-in settings (some models)

  1. Open your App drawer.
  2. Tap the three dots in the top right.
  3. Open Home Screen Settings (or just Settings).
  4. Select the Hide apps option.
  5. Choose the app(s) you want to conceal.
  6. Confirm via the Apply button (or press Done).