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Swype for Nexus One. Installed but Doesn't Select

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Nexoid, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. Nexoid

    Nexoid Well-Known Member
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  2. Rusty

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    If you get the keyboard up and long press on ?123 you can pick the input method.
     
  3. rynowhi

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    I have the same problem. When I long press ?123 I get the option to change input method, but only android keyboard shows up.
     
  4. Nexoid

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    Oh My. I feel pretty stupid lol. Yeah just needed to long press ?123 and select it as my keyboard. Works everywhere now thanks
     
  5. rynowhi

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    ha, I had uninstalled it. Works fine, thanks for the help.
     
  6. lestat897

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    Where did you get Swype for the Nexus One? Did you need to root your phone to get it?
     
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  8. lestat897

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    Thanks. But how did you get it towrk on the Nexus? I just installed it and it says it's not able to work with my display???
     
  9. Rusty

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    It works fine after that message
     
  10. Rusty

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    doesn't get on with landscape mode though
     
  11. lestat897

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    OK. I got it working but only in portrait mode. Maybe I'm missing something. But when I rotate the phone to landscape, it opens a big window the size of the screen to type but doesn't show a keyboard. Any help?
     
  12. Rusty

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    Nope that's just how it is at the moment, guess that's what you get for trying pre-release software from a different handset.
     
  13. lestat897

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    OK. Thanks so much for your help.
     
  14. daffyduck

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    installed it on my nexus....works nicely in portrait mode.

    Not sure if I could use it all the time though. Think it has made my typing speed a bit quicker though.
     
  15. RedMist

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    I'll buy this when it's released, it's awesome!

    But I uninstalled it. I can't deal with that error message all the tome :)
     
  16. daffyduck

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    Just checked out Swype's website.....their business model is to sell the software to OEM's where it is integrated into the OS.

    Personally, I think they are a bit mad as they would make money by selling the app on the Market/s. Would love to pay for an official version of it on my N1.

    We could be waiting a while....... :(
     
  17. Nazar

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    Nice!!!!
    Thank you guys!
     
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