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it will be really nice to have a sms app that supports wide screen keyboard.....
12-29-2007, 06:40 AM #1Wide Screen SMS
it will be really nice to have a sms app that supports wide screen keyboard..
12-29-2007, 08:43 AM #2
12-29-2007, 09:30 AM #3
yup like in landscape mode
12-30-2007, 01:02 AM #4
YES!!! horizontal keyboard for texting would be SWEET!!!
12-30-2007, 08:52 AM #5
Go only knows why Apple hasn't implemented this, it's so much easier to type on the landscape keyboard.
I wonder if it's worth all requsting it on the iPhone feature/enhancement request page of the apple site?
Can I link it here? Is any one interested in putting requests in to apple about it?
12-30-2007, 11:52 AM #6
This has been brought up before and from what i read previously, it would be EXTREMELY difficult for a number of reasons i don't even know how to explain.
However, as much as i like the landscape mode for typing, it takes up so much of the screen it makes it difficult to see WHAT you are typing and to be honest, i can type pretty fast the normal way.
12-30-2007, 11:56 AM #7
I don't see any problem with landscape, it can't possibly have negative effects, they could have it so that you get about 4 lines of your text (it's an SMS after all, you don't need that much on screen) and it would aid in typing a lot, fair enough I can also type pretty fast on the small keyboard but the larger one would be better and it makes no sense to force the use of the smaller one.
Again, I agree, it would be extremely difficult to implement by the community but I see no reason why Apple can't implement it themselves. It works just fine in the web browser already.
01-02-2008, 08:53 PM #8
what about old school typing using the number pads instead of a keyboard? that would be a cool add on...
01-03-2008, 12:03 AM #9
that will not be cool. That was the reason why I have almost never typed SMS' on my motorola
12-31-2009, 12:41 AM #10
i agree i hated the number pad on my motorola v3 the one reason i got the iphone 3g cause it does everything plus NO NUMBER PAD!!!! for sms one thing i hate more then everything is pressing the same button over and over to get to one letter lol!Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ PReCioSa Ƹ̵̡Ӝ̵̨̄Ʒ
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