Om 2008 keyboard
As it behaves in the shipped 2008.8 state, this keyboard doesn't suit all users.
Some people don't like this keyboard, because it lacks a full Qwerty keyboard. Another issue people have, is they can't switch the keyboard prediction off.
For a description of alternative solutions and potential workarounds, see Keyboard Debate.
- Main article: Keyboard_Debate
Also, bellow are some (more ?) customizations/tweaks/hacks proposed by some users :
Reactivating The Keyboard Toggle
Most applications should bring up the keyboard automatically when keyboard input is required. However, one can have a small 'qwerty' button which can manually toggle the keyboard on and off. See the keyboard toggle tutorial for more information.
Using the Full Qwerty keyboard