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bluR 01-31-2008 12:09 AM

disable or turn off autocaps?
 
just wondering if anyone knows a way to turn it off? i know you can go into autotext and select specified case for a lot of the words, but as you can imagine, that would be a lengthy process. it's not absolutely necessary, but it's kinda stupid replying "lol" to a text and it automatically get sent as "Lol."

Sith_Apprentice 01-31-2008 12:10 AM

set autotext for the words you dont want to be capitalized. ie, set lol to show as lol not Lol

bluR 01-31-2008 12:14 AM

yeah, i know, i just didn't want to have to do it that way. i guess that answers my question, though. no other way. thanks.

Sith_Apprentice 01-31-2008 12:15 AM

i dont think you can disable auto capitalization across the board

bluR 01-31-2008 12:17 AM

might be a good idea for future devices. of course i don't think most people are as anal as me.

Sith_Apprentice 01-31-2008 12:20 AM

actually since you have a suretype device you could correct the caps a couple times and the autocompletion would change the word for you

bluR 01-31-2008 12:34 AM

i tried that, but it wouldn't let me go back and make the letter lowercase. tried deleting, tried retyping the word several different ways, it just keeps capitalizing it.

ErnieH 01-31-2008 05:20 AM

Right after you hit the space key and the word gets gets auto-capitalized, just hit the delete key twice and then the space key again. Cap is gone.

NJBlackBerry 01-31-2008 06:15 AM

I guess BlackBerrys haven't caught up to IM-speak yet. Pity.

VirexInc 01-31-2008 07:05 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Sith_Apprentice (Post 817230)
i dont think you can disable auto capitalization across the board


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