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Starting with Windows 10 build 17035, Microsoft is introducing the ability to see text suggestions while typing on a hardware keyboard.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off add a space after you choose a text suggestion on a hardware keyboard for your account in Windows 10.
Note   Note
Text suggestions for hardware keyboard only supports the English (United States) language at this time.

CONTENTS:
  • Option One: Turn On or Off Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Settings
  • Option Two: Turn On or Off Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard using a REG file

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Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Windows 10
Turn On or Off Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Settings

1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Devices icon.
Note   Note
Starting with Windows 10 build 17063, you will need to click/tap on the Time & language icon instead.

2. Click/tap on Typing on the left side, and turn on (default) or off Add a space after I choose a text suggestion on the hardware keyboard for what you want on the right side. (see screenshots below)
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Starting with Windows 10 build 17063, you will need to click/tap on Keyboard on the left side, click/tap on the keyboard layout you want on the right side, and click/tap on Options instead.
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3. You can now close Settings if you like.






Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard in Windows 10
Turn On or Off Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard using a REG file

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The downloadable .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\TabletTip\1.7

EnableHwkbInsertSpace DWORD

0 = Off
1 = On

1. Do step 2 (on) or step 3 (off) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Turn On Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_on_add_space_after_text_suggestion_for_hardware_keyboard.reg

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 3. To Turn Off Add Space after Text Suggestion for Hardware Keyboard

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_off_add_space_after_text_suggestion_for_hardware_keyboard.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. When prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


That's it,
Shawn