Change your keyboard vibration, sound, or theme

You can change Gboard’s settings by turning vibration, sound, and other settings on or off. You can also change your keyboard’s appearance by changing the theme.

Note: If your device uses Android Oreo (Go edition), some of these steps might not work.

Note: Some of these steps work only on Android 7.0 and up. Learn how to check your Android version.

Change how your keyboard works

  1. At the top of the keyboard, tap Options Options.
  2. Tap More More and then Settings Settings and then Preferences.
  3. Choose an option.

Change how your keyboard looks

You can give Gboard a background, like a photo you’ve taken or a color.

  1. At the top of the keyboard, tap Options Options.
  2. Tap Style Style.
  3. Choose an option.
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