While many people love predictive text, others couldn’t care less and find it distracting. For later group, you can follow these few simple steps to disable it.
- On your Galaxy S5, find and launch the Settings app.
- Tap Language and input.
- Tap next to Samsung keyboard.
- Tap Predictive text.
- Slide the Predictive text switch to the left.
- The predictive text bar will now be hidden from the keyboard.
Note: The steps above only help you to disable predictive text on Samsung keyboard. If you’re using a different keyboard, you can find out the steps that work for your brand of keyboard through its documentation.
Note: The steps here were written for Android 4.4.2 on a Samsung Galaxy S5 (SM-G900F). If you’re having a different model of Galaxy S5 or other version of Android, there’s a possibility that the steps and screenshots will be different.