Long-time user on Palm OS; can't figure out Android application

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Bliss Siman

15 May, 2011 11:19 AM

New DROID owner, bought crosswords immediately, but can't figure out how it works. Also, lost the puzzle I was working on, don't know how to get it back. FAQ is not useful for a new player.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by ben on 15 May, 2011 03:00 PM

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    What is the problem you're experiencing on your Droid? You may want to sort the puzzle list by "Recent" (at the top of the list).

    B

  2. 2 Posted by Bliss on 15 May, 2011 03:58 PM

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    Okay, that idea about recent will help me now, but I can't figure out how to
    navigate, that is change from across to down, what colors are the mistakes,
    how to move to a particular box, I could go on and on. I've done hundreds of
    puzzles on the PALM, but the navigation was so much easier. Isn't there any
    short "manual" or instructions?

    thanks
    */BBS*

    On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 11:00 AM, ben <
    [email blocked]> wrote:

  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by steve on 15 May, 2011 05:44 PM

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    Bliss,
    To switch from across to down or vice versa, tap the square, tap in the clue bar, or tap the clue on the list, click the trackball, or the center key if your device has the arrow keys. There is an instruction page under the help button from the main puzzle list that outlines these. You may have accidentally deleted the puzzle, you'd have to go the the "+" button which brings up the calendar and long click on it's date to get it again. Also, the errors are disabled by default, you can go into menu-> settings, or hit the gear icon on the main puzzle list screen to get to settings and from there you can enable "show mistakes" in which case they are red. You then have the option to make the type red or "invert" where the background goes red.
    Hope this helps
    Steve

  4. steve closed this discussion on 15 May, 2011 05:44 PM.

  5. Bliss re-opened this discussion on 16 May, 2011 02:40 PM

  6. 4 Posted by Bliss on 16 May, 2011 02:40 PM

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    It does indeed help, but the puzzle is much more awkward to use on my phone
    than on my palm TX. At least I've moved along on a puzzle. I'm addicted to
    the program.

    *Bliss*

    On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 1:44 PM, steve <
    [email blocked]> wrote:

  7. SAI Technical Support closed this discussion on 19 May, 2011 01:18 PM.

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