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  1. Ability to Change Enter Key to a Smiley Button

    I had this on my previous text app EvolveSMS. You could change the enter button on the keyboard to a button that would take you to the smileys

    214 votes
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      7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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      • Notification counter above app icon

        please add unread message count above the app icon. The unread message notification is great but having it shown above the app icon would be helpful as well.

        200 votes
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        • SMS Backup & Restore please

          Please add about backup & restore, I really want this!

          196 votes
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          • Auto reply when driving.

            A setting to turn on when driving to auto reply to texts letting the sender know you can't respond.

            192 votes
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            • Allow saving attachments to external SD card.

              A lot of us have Samsung phones with SD card slots and save our pictures to the card instead of internal phone memory.

              192 votes
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              • Ability to send blank messages

                It would be useful, for some network services, to allow sending blank messages.

                189 votes
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                • allow us to add people to an existing group text

                  i want to add a friend to our group text, but cant do so unless i start a new group

                  189 votes
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                  • settings

                    Backup/restore of settings. would be useful to be able to backup and restore settings in the event of having to do master reset or change device.

                    187 votes
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                    • Background

                      Would like to change background

                      186 votes
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                      • Move/Archive to SD card

                        Having the ability to move Textra SMS to my SD would be beneficial to those who like to save text messages. App data can become quite large over the course of some time due to text messages not being deleted. If moving the app to the SD card is a problem due to Android restrictions, having the ability to archive text messages would be just as beneficial.

                        184 votes
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                        • allow different intervals for notification repeats.

                          Instead of just the normal 2 min intervals for the notification repeats, have different options. For example, I prefer a 5 min interval.

                          184 votes
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                          • Timed night/day - light/dark mode

                            Most other lesser sms apps have this feature. We should be able to have light and dark mode changed automatically by setting times. Come in devs, make it happen!

                            183 votes
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                            • gear s3

                              must have textra for my watch. i use no other texter. i love this app. please incorporate use with gear.

                              182 votes
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                              • Customizable backgrounds.

                                The ability to use pictures as backgrounds for conversations.

                                182 votes
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                                • provide quick text sending option

                                  Quick text or template sending so that certain standard messages need not be written every time with option to add our own templates

                                  179 votes
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                                  • Add bitmoji option for android

                                    Add bitmoji option for android

                                    179 votes
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                                    • 169 votes
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                                      • Send video as mms

                                        Most messengers allow this, it would be a great option and is one of the main things I look for in a messaging app. Love textra and this would make me love it even more.

                                        167 votes
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                                        • RCS in Textra

                                          Not sure if this is a network side issue, since some companies try to force users to use their own app with RCS, but if possible please implement rich communication services (RCS) in Textra as that would allow higher quality photos, videos, and files to be sent as well as read receipts and an overall smoother messaging experience. Google and all carriers are pushing for RCS to compete with Apple iMessage so we might as well embrace the future now!

                                          164 votes
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