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Support Keyboard problem. Backspace won't work

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by mattrsa, Aug 7, 2010.

  1. mattrsa

    mattrsa Member
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    Since upgrading to 2.2 the phone has worked find apart from occasionally when I press the full stop when writing a message and then try to delete it by using the backspace key it will not let me which is really annoying and I have to delete all the txt.

    Anyone else having this problem?
     

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  2. brrrbaybay

    brrrbaybay New Member
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    Hi,

    I can confirm this issue. In my case this only happens when typing a message in landscape mode... Changing back to portrait and moving the cursor solves the issue for me. Very annoying.

    If anyone has a clue...
     
  3. MajorProbes

    MajorProbes Well-Known Member
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    Are you both on a custom Rom? or on the Stock non rooted Roms? Ive never had the issue but heard of people having the problem on some custom roms.
     
  4. kevinf1990

    kevinf1990 Well-Known Member
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    this just happened to me but i only see the problem happen on the gtask app. is that where you are seeing it too?
     
  5. brrrbaybay

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    Hi,

    I'm using the official HTC Android 2.2 update for the Desire. I've only noticed this issue while typing an SMS text message using the build-in application. I don't know about gtask.
     
  6. brrrbaybay

    brrrbaybay New Member
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    I've just got the a system update notification on my desire for ROM version 2.10.405.2:

    Update Information: 1.Android OS update patch 2.Enhanced multi inbox Gmail support 3.Improved Russia keyboard layout

    It doesn't say anything about a buggy onscreen keyboard fix, but let's hope it's there...
    I'm currently downloading it and I'll keep in touch
     
  7. kevinf1990

    kevinf1990 Well-Known Member
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    yeah it doesn't happen to me in the default messaging client so it might have helped. that's the firmware that i am using. it only happened when i am typing landscape in gtask. at least i hope it won't happen to me in the messaging application later on.
     
  8. forwheeler

    forwheeler New Member
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    I also only see this in gtasks using a droid x.
     
  9. brrrbaybay

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    Since this update the problem seems to have dissapeared.
    (But keep in mind Murphey's law of debugging: "a bug will always present itself, except when one's searching for it") :rolleyes:
     
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