Google Keyboard Microphone Has a Slash Through It for Messages and Gmail

Symptoms

  • Google Keyboard has a slash through the microphone will not work on texts or emails

Environment

  • Google Keyboard
  • Android Messages
  • Gmail

Resolution

  1. For Android Messages:
    • The slash will be on the microphone until you enter the phone number and click the check mark. Then it will be available to enter the text. 
  2. For Gmail: 
    • The slash will be on the microphone until you enter the email addresses. Then it will be available for the subject and body of the email.

Cause

The microphone is not available for phone numbers or emails


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