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Support Swype with 2.2 update.

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Ricochet1027, Sep 3, 2010.

  1. Ricochet1027

    Ricochet1027 Member
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    Lost some functions of Swype from 2.2 update. Going to try to reinstall and see what happens.
    Anyone else with this issue?
     

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  2. cosmicreality

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    Reinstalling it will fix the issue.
     
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  3. DizkoDan

    DizkoDan Well-Known Member
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    Note that in many cases, just switching the input method (long press in a text field) back to the stock keyboard, then switching back to swype will fix any issue.
     
  4. Ricochet1027

    Ricochet1027 Member
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    Just did and it did. Thanks. Had to remember to turn on mobile view in internet settings to redownload it. I had deleted original install download.

    I also tried switching back and forth between input methods and it didn't seem to work.
     
  5. DizkoDan

    DizkoDan Well-Known Member
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    Yeah, there seems to be a bug when you upgrade, which requires you to uninstall/reinstall it. Then there's another bug that anytime you go into recovery, it screws up the "swyping", but you can still type words.
     

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