How To Install Swype On Android Smartphones


05.04.2011

How To Install Swype On Android Smartphones

If you have an Android device and if you don’t have the Swype keyboard, here are the steps for how to install this keyboard. A lot of phones doesn’t come with Swype installed keyboard(Sony Ericsson Xperia X10 Mini). Swype is a basically text input for touch screen phones.

So, if you have installed the earlier version of Swype, you must to uninstall before install this new version. Here are the steps to uninstall the old version of Swype Keypad:

  • Go to Settings > Applications > Manage Applications > Swype and select uninstall and then press OK. Now, your Swype old version will uninstall.

Before you install the latest Swype keypad version you must to register with Swype.

And now here are the steps for How To Install The Latest Version Of Swype Keypad:

  1. After you have register to Swype, you will receive a mail from Swype Team to confirm the account. You must to click on the mentioned link. After that, you will receive an another link.

  2. After you click on the first link, you be redirected to the download page, where you can be able to take Swype.

  3. After your Swype-Installer is finished, you must to tap on the downloaded file.

  4. Here your phone will give you a security message, like :“For Security, your phone is set to block installation of Applications not sourced in Android Market”. You must to tap Settings to proceed.

  5. Now you must click on OK, because you will see a message like: “Your phone and data are more vulnerable to attack by applications from unknown sources”. Don’t forget to check the “Unknown Sources” option.

  6. You will receive a screen where you must to tap on the Install button.

  7. After you tap on the Install button, the application start to install in your device.

  8. When finish you must to tap the Open button.

  9. Here you will receive an Update button. Tap the Update button to download and install the latest version.

  10. Now you must to login to your Swype account.

  11. After you login to your account you must tap the version that you want to download and to install.

  12. Now wait until Swype will be downloaded and then tap Install.

  13. And finally tap Done when the install process is ready.

Now enable Swype by click on the Enable Swype Button, and if you receive a message like: “The input method may be able to collect all the text you type, including personal data like passwords and credit card numbers….”, tap OK and then tap Finish to start the Skype. Don’t forget to choose the input method as Swype.

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