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Old 06-20-2007, 10:31 AM   #1 (permalink)
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The user is typing and it is replacing characters with text - is there any way to permanently turn off the autotext feature or is this something else?
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Are you talking about the AutoText feature, for example if you type 'acn' it will automatically correct it to 'can' ? That's in Options --> AutoText. This can also be found in the user guide that came with your device.
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You can't turn OFF AutoText at Options. If so, I'd like to know.

You can turn off AutoText for SMS at Options > SMS.

Although you did not say what exactly your user's typing issue is, go look at Options > Language > Input Method. Make sure it is set to what the user needs, like ENGLISH, if the user is such.
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