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Developer
Posts: 324
Registered: ‎05-26-2009
My Device: Not Specified
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Detect keyboard type - full qwerty versus compact (pearl style)

Hi,

Is there some way to detect what kind of keyboard the device has?

Whether it is full qwerty or  if its the compact/pearl style keyboard/

 

--MB

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Posts: 19,636
Registered: ‎07-14-2008
My Device: Not Specified

Re: Detect keyboard type - full qwerty versus compact (pearl style)

Keypad.getHardwareLayout()?

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Posts: 324
Registered: ‎05-26-2009
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Re: Detect keyboard type - full qwerty versus compact (pearl style)

Thanks a ton Peter.