Here’s complete guide to enable one handed mode in Google keyboard android 8.0 and 8.1 Oreo. You can use both right handed mode and left handed mode in Google or Gboard keyboard in your Oreo devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL and Google Pixel XL devices.
You can activate one handed mode in Google keyboard on android 8 using languages & input settings. After enable it, you can use one handed mode on Google keyboard in WhatsApp, Instagram and other apps. By default turn off one handed mode on all android devices. Follow below given step by step process to enable one handed mode in Google keyboard android 8.0 and 8.1 Oreo.
How to enable one handed mode in Google keyboard android 8.1 and 8.0
Different android device has slightly different settings to activate it in your device. To use one handed mode in Google keyboard on android 8 Oreo, follow below steps.
Step 1: Open App drawer in your Google Pixel 8.0 & 8.1 Oreo
Step 2: Tap on Settings
Step 3: Tap on System
Step 4: Tap on Languages & input
Step 5: Tap on virtual keyboard under keyboard & inputs
Step 6: Tap on Gboard under virtual keyboard
Step 7: Tap on Preferences
Step 8: Tap on one-handed mode under Layout section
By default turn off one handed mode in android Oreo devices.
Step 9: Choose from Right-handed mode/Left-handed mode
Now open WhatsApp or Instagram or other chat apps in your android Oreo and Nougat devices. Operate your device with right hand or left hand.
Enable one handed mode on android marshmallow 6.0 and lollipop 5.1.1:
Step 1: Go to settings in your Marshmallow 6.0 & lollipop 5.1.1
Step 2: Tap on Advanced features
Step 3: Tap on One-handed mode operation
Step 4: Enable or Turn on toggle button One-handed input
And that’s it. Did you find above article helpful to enable one handed mode in Google keyboard android 8? If you have any kind of problem, tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to check out our other android tips and tricks.