Predictive selling and paages changing back and forth

  SparkyJack 12:52 29 Sep 2014
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Make composing a response a nightmare. Predictive spelling inevitable insert words not intended. When moving the cursor or back spacing to correct the page goes of to PCA/add for merchandise/utube/Google and more and entails much paging back and forth to re gain the page. So ultimately I go off the boils or just let nonsense words stay. To wit my latest the BG smart meter saga.

Is there a remedy for the pave switching annoyance?

  lotvic 13:09 29 Sep 2014

Is this on a Tablet or PC?

On my galaxy tab 10.1 I turned off the predictive text as I found it annoying :) I also bought a stylus as my fingers were too clumsy to accurately hit the page links and were opening up stuff not intended.

  SparkyJack 13:21 29 Sep 2014

Its a tablet a stylus is also used.

Now looking at plugin keyboard/case.

  Aitchbee 20:23 29 Sep 2014

...off subject slightly, but legend has it - that when musician Captain Beefheart 'got stuck' when writing some of his tunes - he would 'get inspired' by the random meanderings of his pet monkey runnin' up 'n' down his piano keys - he then just added his own nonsense words [lyrics] - and hey presto ... the band had a sure fire hit :o]

  lotvic 21:02 29 Sep 2014

HB, (sigh and shake head) what planet are you on tonight?

  Aitchbee 21:05 29 Sep 2014

lotvic - I oft' wondered exactly the same about the Captain.

  john bunyan 09:52 30 Sep 2014

lotvic

Aitchbee may have a point! See

Infinite Monkey theorem

  spuds 10:25 30 Sep 2014

Never under estimate the powers or thoughts of Aitchbee's comments :O)

  lotvic 14:31 30 Sep 2014

jb, and I'll bet HB can give us the odds on that :o)

  Forum Editor 19:23 30 Sep 2014

Don't encourage him.

  bumpkin 21:12 30 Sep 2014

whatever the odds are infinity is a long time to wait for a payout.

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