Opened 10 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

#6696 closed defect (invalid)

Can't open onscreen keyboard on Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Reported by: SF/clusterm Owned by: digitall
Priority: low Component: Port: Android
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I'm using Android port on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and I can't open onscreen keyboard. Menu button long press shows Samsung "S Finder" application. I can't disable it without rooting my phone. So I can't play games with text input like Space Quest 2 or Leisure Suit Larry 1 (ega). Maybe better to open onscreen keyboard automatically? It openes strange numeric keyboard now (see attached screenshot).

ScummVM version: 1.8.0 Platform: Android

Ticket imported from: bugs/6696.

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by SF/clusterm, 10 years ago

Attachment: 2014-08-06-04-19-17.png added

comment:1 by SF/clusterm, 10 years ago

Also Space Quest 3 unplayable at all because you need to start typing to show command line, so I can't click on command line to start typing.

comment:2 by digitall, 10 years ago

That "strange numeric keyboard" is the AGI engine's predictive text input dialog. It is designed to model the T9 predictive text input which was previously common on mobile phones.

Type the letters of the word you want to type, and it will give suggestions. Hit next (#) to skip to the next if there are multiple matches for a set of characters, "Add" adds the current word to the command line, so you can add another "Ok" executes it.

This allows you to play AGI games with just the numeric keypad quickly.

See here for more details:

Going to set this bug to pending / invalid for now.

Cluster: Let me know if this solves your "bug".

comment:3 by digitall, 10 years ago

Owner: set to digitall
Resolution: invalid
Status: newpending

comment:4 by digitall, 10 years ago

As the bug submitter is unresponsive and this appears to be invalid, will close within 14 days, unless an update is made.

comment:5 by sev-, 8 years ago

Status: pendingclosed

comment:6 by digitall, 6 years ago

Component: --Unset--Port: Android
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