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Windows 10 Mobile has some good improvements over Windows Phone 8.1. However, Windows 10 Mobile is significantly slower than the predecessor. Microsoft has been fixing the bugs on Windows 10 Mobile but it is still slow and laggy.

Word Flow keyboard on Windows Phone 8.1 is one of the highly praised features. It is far better than Gboard in terms of stability and overall performance. However, the Word Flow keyboard is significantly slower on Windows 10 Mobile.

Some users discovered a simple trick to speed up the Word Flow keyboard. Actually, a new Windows 10 Mobile feature caused the Word Flow to function slowly. Here’s how you can bring Word Flow keyboard back to the Windows Phone 8.1 speed.

How to improve Word Flow keyboard speed on Windows 10 Mobile

  • Open the settings app.
  • Search for two letters “sp” and click on ‘Speech, Inking & Typing’ option.
  • Click on “Stop getting to know me” and turn off the feature.

As we tested on our Windows Phones, this improves the performance of Word Flow keyboard. Are you able to speed up the Word Flow keyboard on Windows 10 Mobile? Let us know in the comments below.

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