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Support Swype on LG Thrill...got it!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by BigCiX, Sep 16, 2011.

  1. BigCiX

    BigCiX Well-Known Member
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    Been using it and works just as good as the original one did on my Samsung Captivate

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    Is this just a simple download? I am new to the whole android scene... Is rooting like jailbreaking my iPhone? I hate learning new programming and hacking stuff
     
  3. BigCiX

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    Rooting is somewhat like jailbreaking. It let's I use custom roms and delete bloatware
     
  4. tmoca

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    Where did u get swype for this?
     
  5. BigCiX

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    U have to create an account to get it (simple email and password) and you'll have it. Pm me your email address. Sywpe is a pretty cool android feature:

    Swype Tutorial Android - YouTube
     
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    I'll be completely honest, Swype is one of the biggest reasons why I wanted to get an android phone. Just being able to swipe ("swype"?) my ONE finger across the letters instead of typing them one by one with both hands and taking forever was a big selling point and part of the reason why I was getting tired of entering any kind of text on my old iPhone. I used it on my gf's old phone a lot and I fell in love; and of course, got it the first day I got my LG Thrill.

    Sure, I don't use it all the time, but the fact that the option there is wondrous.
     
  7. BigCiX

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    it comes in real handy when your texting and driving. although i shouldn't be diong that.
     
  8. bigscrb15

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    Anyone else has a problem using swype with the email client? It doesnt work with it. When ever I want to write an email I have to use the regular keyboard.
     
  9. BigCiX

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    No issues with gmail.
     
  10. bluebutterfly

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    could you please help me get this. I was kinda sad it wasn't on my phone. Thanks
     
  11. BigCiX

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    PM me your email address.
     
  12. BigCiX

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    Bluebutterly. Check your email.
     
  13. Keith134

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    how did you get the battery % on the top bar and also how do you get swype cant find it on my phone or on the market place
     
  14. BigCiX

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    battery percentage is batteryminder from the market. Swype is not in the market.
     
  15. bigscrb15

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    Swype | Text Input for Screens
     
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  17. BigCiX

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    Click on that link right above your post.
     
  18. nribak

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    what link?
     
  19. nribak

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    got it thanks!
     
  20. barrettjet

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    Me too, (got-it) Thanks. I can see where it will be great for the virtual keyboard. Is it available for the iPhonies?
     
  21. WickR1

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    Sorry to bring up an old thread, but do you need to root the phone in order for this to install? Thanks.
     
  22. BigCiX

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    Nope. But I found that ice cream sandwich keyboard from the market place is pretty good. Closes thing I can find to accuracy like the iphony.
     
  23. Princessjess21

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    Can you pleassse help me too? My e-mail is Princessjess21@gmail.com. I know that has got to be getting old, but I appreciate it.
     
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