Problems with Swype in Froyo 2.2

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  1. Ajharlan45

    Ajharlan45 New Member

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    Hey, I updated my Moto droid to android 2.2 when the update became available to me. When i tried to use my swype keyboard it would open up but would not enter words into the text box when i swyped across letters. It will enter letters if i just type like a normal keyboard, but the swype aspect wont work. I have swype version 1.56.30.7625. Will I not be able to use swype now that i updated to Froyo?

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  2. Eitel

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    Uninstall Swype and re-install it again.
     
  3. Martin030908

    Martin030908 DF Super Moderator

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    As stated, uninstall Swype (the app not the installer) and then re-download Swype thru the installer.

    Should work then :)
     
  4. Ajharlan45

    Ajharlan45 New Member

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    Awesome! Thanks guys it is working again!
     
  5. dumluk2002

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    I am a beta user and am having issues. I uninstalled everything then had the installer sent to me, but after a partial install , it tells me that swype is already installed and I have to uninstall...so I look and there it is again! so after uninstalling I go thru process again only to have it tell me that the package failed because swype is already installed! HELPPPP
     
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    My swype never quit working.

    Sent from my Droid using Tapatalk
     
  7. xtremecanefan

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    Mine stops working like that and when i re install it, it works for a short time then stops again. Keeping it uninstalled until a new version is released.
     
  8. Skurvy_Pirate

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    Make sure you are installing the app itself and not the installer. You should actually have both uninstalled.



    Sent from my Droid
     
  9. r1tony

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    Same here on 2.2 on my Incredible. Seems like it stops after I reboot the phone then I have to reinstall it again but will eventually stop again.
     
  10. coasterboy69

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    I cant find swype for my droid 1 in the market. Can you help?
     
  11. jaycemiskel

    jaycemiskel Active Member

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    It's not in the market, it's still in beta. You have to sign up for the beta and I believe it's closed.

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  12. r1tony

    r1tony New Member

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    It is "beta" only at the moment, and they closed it couple months ago I believe. If you search around you can find the .apk I am sure, but it won't be in the market.
     
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    Ok thanks. Enjoy the day..
     
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