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Where do installed apps go?

Discussion in 'Android General Discussions' started by akosnitzky, Nov 21, 2010.

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    I was seeking an auto text app. I downloaded HandCent. I see that its installed but dont see the icon to place settings
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    Where are you looking? Should be in your app drawer. If you want it on your home screen long press and the menu for shortcuts will come up.

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    Exactly. If it doesn't show up in your app drawer and should be, try rebooting your phone.



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    Thank you. I did the reboot. I installed TweetDeck with no problem. Handcent doesnt show. Is it possible that it is not supposed to be visible?

    It does show in my Application Management section.
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    are you sure you installed handcent and not a plugin or font pack for it or something to that effect. Its very odd that an app like that would not show up at all
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    Handcent Keyboad shows in my app management. Maybe there is a compatability issue Are their other autotext apps?
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    If it were a compatibility issue, we would've heard a lot more users saying the same thing (unless I've just missed them). Are you sure you installed the app? Sounds like it just installed the font pack instead.



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    Thank you. If you want to share with others, I did install the proper app but it doesnt get launched. I since found this "FAQ" link. :)


    FAQ
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    You said that you downloaded Handcent Keyboard. The app that you are looking for is Handcent SMS.
    The keyboard likely shows up when you longpress on a text-input field. Just search for Handcent SMS and you should be set.
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    Yea the keyboard wont work on its own, you need handcent sms, the keyboard is just an add on, so it wouldnt show up in your app drawer
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    Thank you for all the responses I found FireKeys which works great

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    ...and its autotext will only work with Handcent. If you want autotext in all fields you need to download a keyboard app with the feature, not an add-on for Handcent which is a Messaging app.
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