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Swype double tap

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by growler13, Apr 30, 2010.

  1. growler13

    growler13 Well-Known Member
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    Maybe I'm missing something but in the WinMo version of Swype theres an option to double a word that came out wrong and choose from a list of alternatives. That function doesn't seem to be included in the android one. I don't have nearly as many mistakes now with a capacitive touch screen as opposed to my old resistive, but I still get one every now and again and its easier to do that than place the cursor, backspace, and re-swype.
     

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  2. hufn

    hufn New Member
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    tap word, hit the swype button on the lower left side of the keyboard :)
     
  3. growler13

    growler13 Well-Known Member
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    huh, a little odd but I'll try it. I think I still like the double tap more, but whatever works right
     
  4. takeshi

    takeshi Well-Known Member
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    If you just Swyped the word all you have to do is hit the Swype key.
     
  5. kkwan77

    kkwan77 Well-Known Member
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    I've noticed this as well. In the tips videos on the Swype homepage they mentioned to double tap to highlight and bring up the window for word suggestions yet on my Droid version I have to highlight and press the Swype key. (bottom left)

    This breaks the fluidity of it all in my opinion.
     
  6. snapcase

    snapcase Well-Known Member
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    It still works, just not in all asps. Like in dolphin, double tapping makes the window go full screen, but in landscape it works fine.

    It seems that in any app that uses double taps the app takes priority.
     
  7. nader2013

    nader2013 Well-Known Member
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    Only in landscape..
     
  8. fox

    fox Well-Known Member
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    keep in mind this is the beta.
     

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