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Root Swype issues?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by upther, Aug 25, 2010.

  1. upther

    upther Well-Known Member
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    Anybody else having issues with Swype? I just rooted last night and I'm using the Skyraider 2.5.2 ROM and the Kings #3 kernel. I know that Swype was working last night. I went to send a text a little bit ago and I couldn't Swype. The keyboard worked, just no swyping. I changed the input method and then went back to Swype and it has been working fine since. Not a difficult thing to fix, just annoying.
     

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  2. TheWhiteBandito

    TheWhiteBandito Well-Known Member
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    Yeah, if you're using a legit version of swype, it doesn't play well with SkyRaider. You might want to peek around XDA for a version that works well with SkyRaider. The only fix if you want to keep the legit version is the solution that you posted.
     
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  3. upther

    upther Well-Known Member
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    Well, good to know I wasn't going crazy. Thanks.
     
  4. DizkoDan

    DizkoDan Well-Known Member
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    It's not just skyraider. I had the same issue with both leaked ROMS. Additionally, I've seen this happen again after doing things in recovery. Luckily swapping input methods has always fixed it.
     
  5. dscribe

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    I have had a time or two that Swype stopped working and I went into settings and unchecked/rechecked it and it started working again.
     
  6. MisterMixelpix

    MisterMixelpix Well-Known Member
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    Same here. So I periodically do the fix you mentioned. Not too interested in finding a tweaked version.
     

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