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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by kanay2000, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. kanay2000

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    Okay, so i am reaaaallly anoyed coz , 1 every 3 times I try to type something into a text box, the keyboard appears as usual, but when I type, the text does not appear on the text box, this is really annoying, coz you have to wait 30 secs before the problems magically fixes
     

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    Never heard of this problem before.
    Are you using a task killer?
    Have you tried rebooting your phone?
     
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    yh, i am using task killer, and i have rebooted the phone many times
     
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    Try uninstalling the task manager & see if this fixes the problem, as task managers tend to cause some problems
     
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    Textbox on what? A website? Is it only certain websites?
     
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    This happens to me in text messages but only very rarely, closing the message and reopening does the trick. No task killers here.
     
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    I have seen this exact problem from today and it's very frustrating. Please please is there a solution?!

    I have only just (after months) got kind of used to texting from this phone, though it's still far too slow to get the right words - I much prefer the old style phones for texting.

    For email and browsing this phone is very good, but for texting, and good old normal phone calls it takes a lot of getting used to and I am not yet totally comfortable.

    but back to the start... how do I fix the issue of text not appearing when I type, other than just turning it back to portrait orientation
     
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    apart from what you guys have encountered above on typing text msg, i've encountered more issues when typing text msg.

    1. when i press a character more than once, phone hangs and then error msg appears, asking if i want to force close or continue waiting. sometimes i force close, only to re-type msg. sometimes i wait and i continue typing where i left.

    2. when typing in lowercase, keyboard freezes, and suddenly text appears in uppercase, then have to manual 'switch-off' uppercase mode to return to lowercase then continue typing.

    my phone is already on 2.3.3.

    is it a problem with my phone only? any gurus out there can help provide solution?
     
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