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  1. ed33433

    ed33433 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Lost Swype today.. went nuts. Said beta version over. I went back to website and d/l another invite...........whew!! it worked. probably, just setting me up to pay for it when it comes out of beta. LOVE IT!!!
     

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    novarider Well-Known Member

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    I would gladly pay for it right now if they would just release it!
     
  3. Robinelli

    Robinelli Well-Known Member

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    Anyway to get this on the EVO? Have it on my vibrant :( Need it on the EVO!
     
  4. nahpungnome

    nahpungnome Well-Known Member

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    You'll have to buy it when it's released. I'm not sure why it isn't released already since other phones have it preinstalled.
     
  5. JMD

    JMD Well-Known Member

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    go over to xda developers. it's all over the place there
     
  6. kiz88

    kiz88 Well-Known Member

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    Go on swypes website and have them resend you the BETA link, I did.
     
  7. GaryColeman

    GaryColeman Well-Known Member

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    Swype blows on 2.2. I am looking for a new keyboard.
     
  8. Kelita

    Kelita Well-Known Member

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    My Swype works flawlessly on 2.2. *shrugs*
     
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  9. thomez

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    also looking for a new keyboard - I was using the Droid X multi-touch keyboard but it force-closes now with 2.2
     
  10. thomez

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    do yall that use swype ever do so in landscape mode? seems really awkward so far cause I keep trying to use both hands
     
  11. i2ichal2d

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    menu>settings>keyboard> select swype.

    THEN

    go into a text msg box and press hold in the field, until "input method" pops up select it then select swype
     
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    Nope, haven't had a need to go to landscape since I discovered Swype. It's much too easy in portrait. :)
     
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    +1 for me on 2.2 with swype... i love it
     
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    Glad you got it installed, this its a must-have app for me.

    For others, if you go to that link with the evo, you can download it directly and install it.
     
  15. thomez

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    I'm so used to texting and navigating websites in landscape, this could be a rough transition

    I'll try it out and see but may try to revert to a newer version of the Droid X keyboard, I was really happy with that one (other than it's failure to capitalize i, what an odd problem to have)
     
  16. Kelita

    Kelita Well-Known Member

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    That's funny actually because I hated doing the landscape mode, even with my Touch Pro. I had horrible problems with the virtual keyboard on the Evo before Swype that I was using my Blackberry on my other acct to text people. But when I got Swype, I got rid of the BB and now I'm golden.
     
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    I've been using swype since I got the evo, and I know people swear by it. But just for kicks, I went back to shapewriter ( which i used to use on my Hero ) and man, shapewriter is so much sicker than swype imo.
    I know people swear by swype and claim its more accurate but i type waaay faster on shapewriter and would suggest anyone having problems or not liking swype to give it a shot.
     
  18. Connectz

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    Shapewriter seems to be just like swype.... I really didn't like swype at first but now that i've got used to it, I love it!
     
  19. AndroidMax

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    Originally Posted by Brian360 [​IMG]
    Thank you!

    I emailed it to my Gmail account and opened it from there and installed, works perfectly.



    Go to what link?

    There was no post by Brian360 on this thread...
     
  20. Bic101

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    At first, Swype didn't work after I loaded 2.2, but then I uninstalled Swype, went to original email with the beta version download link, reinstalled it, and it works just as well as it did on 2.1. I'm addicted to Swype and hope it will continue on the Evo.
     
  21. Bagua

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    You mean there are other keyboard alternatives than Swype? ....:)

    Swype on 2.2 works Great and I personally will never use another keyboard.

    Love Android you can customize any way you want to make it personalized.
     
  22. Brian360

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    Not really sure how my post got deleted. Anyways, I have the apk file if anyone wants it.
     
  23. bwillie007

    bwillie007 Well-Known Member

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    Just delete it, reinstall it. That is all you have to do.
     
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    I opted in for the beta but it was after they closed it, i found a link here on the forums but after installing it i got an error saying that it was for a different size screen, I went searching again and found a link to another EVO forum in a thread on this forum called "i want Skype" downloaded and installed and it works excellent, I never knew what i was missing! Skype is my keyboard for sure, and I'll be buying it for sure.
     
  25. AndroidMax

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    Can you share the link to "i want Skype" ?

    Thanks!
     
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