1. Are you ready for the Galaxy S20? Here is everything we know so far!

QWERTZ keyboard problems

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Middle, May 19, 2010.

  1. Middle

    Middle Lurker
    Thread Starter

    So, I'm English but live in Switzerland. I brought my Desire on Orange.ch so it is set to use a QWERTZ keyboard layout. This wouldn't be a major issue, as I'm used to switching back-and-forth between QWERTZ and QWERTY, but there appear to be some glitches which mean that the input is inconsistent.

    I have repeatedly encountered issues where the phone can't make up it's mind whether the key I pressed is a 'Y' or 'Z'. For instance, I press 'Z', it types 'Y' on screen, but then changes back to 'Z' when I type the next character. Then the auto-correct jumps in and makes some truly bizzare suggestions. Can be a little frustrating.

    Seems worst in the SMS app, but seen it GMail and elsewhere. Ideally I'd like to change the phone to use QWERTY, but doesn't appear to be a setting for that... can change the keyboard style (from 'QWERTY' to compact to phone-style) but not the layout.

    Suggestions welcome!
     



    1. Download the Forums for Android™ app!


      Download

       
  2. mbatson89

    mbatson89 Android Enthusiast

    I could be wrong, and hopefully someone will correct me if so, but this could be sorted by flashing a generic ROM onto your Desire, as i assume (as you bought from Orange.ch) that yours is a network branded Switzerland specific version?

    A guide for the above can be found here
     
  3. Middle

    Middle Lurker
    Thread Starter

    Thanks... will look into that.
     

HTC Desire Forum

Features and specs are not yet known.

unknown
Release Date
0
Reviews
Loading...

Share This Page

Loading...