Autocorrect is a very useful feature for many as it quickens your work process and prevents the users from the sinister and embarrassing typos. This feature is built-in and does knock with your Android device. It’s a user-friendly feature as it helps by automatically correcting the wrong written spelling. This is a good option for avoiding the mess. The users could also customize up the dictionary of the device by adding some of the words shortcuts.
The users can take benefit of this feature in a more better way by using this Autocorrect feature in a below-described way:
Addition of the Abbreviations and Words to That of Personal Dictionary
Sometimes it is quite easy to add on new words to some of the applications but that totally depends on the device and the android version you are using. Suppose you’re writing text and the word you’ve written is not available in your dictionary. Hence, it gets overwritten with the similar word available in the dictionary.
Hence, now what you can do is, to continue with your written word, hit the delete button. In some versions, the word is written, if not present in the Android’s dictionary gets redlined. Hence, in order to add it in your dictionary, tap on it and add it manually.
Enable and Disable Autocorrect
For some users this feature is overwhelming. For instance, if you want to disable it then you can do it all together. Most of the third-party apps allow the user to disable it at any instant of time. For achieving this endeavor, go to the ‘settings’ then hit ‘languages and input’. Now opt ‘Google Keyboard’ and hit ‘text correction’. At this stage, as per your will, you can on/off the feature of auto-correction.
Personalize Keyboard Apps
The user can also make use of the keyboards third-party apps, most of which are absolutely free to use. These keyboards possess advanced look along with the advanced functions. Swiftkey is the most commonly used keyboard app. This application does cater to a virtual learning mechanism.
The app pertains a smart technology according to which it determines the word that you use the most when it stops correcting it. If the user long press on some word, it gets removed from the dictionary. Though there are also some other keyboard apps as well as the Touchpad, Go Keyboard, etc but swiftkey is quite good among the rest.
Autocorrect is a good spell checker feature but it becomes annoying to some who are more interested in writing the shortcuts or write the words in some other way. From the article, the users must have got the idea as for how they can utilize the Autocorrect feature in the best possible way and what are the modifications that can be done to make your writing convenient.
Hence, if you are one such aspirant who wants to make the fullest use of this feature then make use of the provided tips and prevent yourself from wrong word spell embarrassment. Hence, the users can also create their own customized dictionary and add on new words.
Lori is the founder, author, & Sr. editor of Snaptube.vip. After graduating from the University of Houston, she indulged in full-time blogging and has been working as an Editor-in-chief for renowned publications – the Knoxville News Sentinel.