Feature request - add the possibility to disable onscreen keyboard icon from Navigation Bar


Feature request:

When is showed onscreen keyboard then on Navigation Bar is showed icon of keyboard as you can see here https://i.imgur.com/K3hmfom.png.

Please, can you add to MX (for Android 11, device MC2200) the possibility to remove this icon or at least disable it? I am developing kiosk application and I don't want to disable the whole Navigation Bar due to Back key functionality.

MX already contains the possibility to disable Recent App button and Home App button (see here https://techdocs.zebra.com/stagenow/3-2/csp/ui/), but not then Keyboard icon.

I already tried to disable notifications "Virtual keyboard" and "Physical keyboard" in Settings for application "System Android", but without success!

Submitted by James Swinton … on June 23, 2022 Permalink


This icon is only present if there are multiple keyboards available. Perhaps try using MX to disable your un-used keyboard(s) as a workaround?

We'll pass this onto our product team none the less.