Downloading and installing the Swype Beta
How to download and install the Swype Beta version for Android.
Reminder: the product you are about to install is a software beta version. It is not the full version of Swype - download and install at your own risk!
We recommend using a Wi-Fi connection to download and install the Swype Beta Installer and Swype Beta keyboard.
|Download the Swype Beta Installer.|
|1On your phone, open the Swype beta email||2Click the 1st link in the email||3Wait a minute (If nothing happens, click the link)|
|4Wait for the file to download||5Tap "Swype-Installer.apk"||6If "Install Blocked" press Settings, if not go to Step 9|
|7Check Unknown sources||8Press OK and repeat Step 5||9Press Install|
|10Press Open||11If available, click update to install a new version||12Press Login|
|13Enter the email address and password you used to register. Press Login||14Enter the 5 digit code from the email you received after registering, then press Submit||15Select which version you want, then press Download Swype|
|16Wait…||17Press Install||18Press Done|
|Next, enable Swype as your input method.|
|1Press Enable Swype||2Check next to Swype||3Press OK (we don't collect information you type)|
|4Press Back to Continue||5Press Select Swype||6Select Swype|
|7You're done! Swype is successfully installed and ready to use. Relaunch the installer if you run into problems with your Swype installation.|