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Topic # 24872 5-Aug-2008 15:44
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Hi folks,

I thought I posted this before but I can't seem to see it. Hopefully this one will go through...

Anyway, is anyone else unhappy with the messaging app in their WM6 phones? I have an HTC Touch Cruise and find it a little awkward to use without the stylus. It's not the HTC Keypad or Keyboard I am unhappy with - it's the actual messaging app. I find it awkward to search and add recipients without the stylus. Using the menu is also quite awkward.

Has anyone found a nice alternative? I have tried PocketCM but didn't like it at all. Any other suggestions?

Cheers,
Dany.




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  Reply # 154410 5-Aug-2008 18:21
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I'm amazed you havent come across Vito SMS-Chat!

Never have to use the stylus at all. Used in combination with Vito Fun Contacts, it's so easy to add new contacts etc. Finger scroll also.





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  Reply # 154428 5-Aug-2008 19:08
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D'oh! Forgot to mention that I have actually tried SMS-Chat and liked it. I kinda objected to being "locked-in" though, having to use Fun Contacts with it. If there are no other options then I may well have to cough up :o) I guess you get what you pay for and all that...




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