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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by vertcobra99, Sep 10, 2010.

  1. vertcobra99

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    I can't for the life of me get auto correct to work on my epic.

    I have it the auto correct checked in every setting imaginable and it still won't work. Does anyone else have this issue or a solution?

    EDIT: I just noticed that it will work for my slide out keyboard but not when the keyboard closed.
     

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    Mine won't work on the hardware keyboard. I'm using sype on the other, so that seems to work fine.
     
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    I use swype mostly. What keyboard are you using? Under settings for keyboard, I see option under both android keyboard and slider for auto correct, maybe it just need to learn a bit?
     
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    Both swype and android keyboard are checked on mine.
     
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    Auto correct doesn't happen when u hav Swype enabled except for on the Keyboard...
     
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    I cant get auto correct to work on my physical keyboard.
     
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    Me either. It looks like maybe auto-correct just isn't for the physical keyboard?...
     
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    Ever since the update happened it seems like the auto correct on the phone is not there anymore. It use to give a suggestion of words in orange but it doesn't do that any more. Does anyone know how to fix that or if it might be something they will be fixing?
     
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    Bump this....I'm having the same problem after the 2.2 update. Anyone have a fix? Google search isn't giving me crap.
     
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    yea it dont work with swype and if you want it to work with the physical keyboard I suspect you have to enable one of the other keyboards

    install the gingerbread keyboard, that works great for me although I dont use the physical keyboard anymore because it doesent regester every keypress the first time - there is a topic about this problem and I posted in it before posting this reply
     
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    I had the same problem ever since receiving the Froyo 2.2 update. I haven't found any solution for the stock virtual keyboards, but I did find instructions for installing the Gingerbread keyboard which is awesome, and DOES autocorrect. See link below.

    How To Install The Android Gingerbread Keyboard On A Froyo or Eclair Device
     

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