SWYPE on my unrooted Aria!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by s919rider, Aug 8, 2010.

  1. s919rider

    s919rider Member
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  2. Droidized

    Droidized Well-Known Member
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    Thanks S919Rider. In case you need to install other apps through "sideloading"; it might be easier to use the free Sideloading Wonder Machine program or install a copy of HTC Sync 3.0.5372 for Aria.

    Cheers.
     
  3. Mythic

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    if you install HTC sync 3.0 it will give a pop up to update to a new version DON'T.... the new update disables side loading functionality...just found that out today....if you do, just uninstall and install again but don't update...it still works perfect...
     
  4. s919rider

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    I did update (as prompted) prior to attempting to side load Swype. Was able to connect to the Aria to the updated HTC Sync, v3.0.5387 without any issue. I did hear that AT&T was going back and forth with HTC Sync and side loading, etc. Worked for me after the update though.....
     
  5. AndrewAmazed

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    yea I sideloaded swype onto my phone but I don't necessarily like it all that much...
    Not sure if I have the latest version and all that though.
     
  6. Mythic

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    how were you able to side load after the update...after i update there is no are,button,tab or anything to allow this
     
  7. s919rider

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    Mythic

    I used the technique per the link I originally provided. The HTC Sync is only used to establish a connection to your PC. Everything after that is a command through the DOS prompt.

    If I could install from that link I am hoping others can as well. I have zero programming experience.

    Good luck.
     
  8. Mythic

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    oh ok...yeah i have done the sdk method many times...i just liked the built in app installer that HTC Sync 3.0 had...
     
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