How to Enable AutoCorrect Bar on iOS 5

Like the Panorama feature , AutoCorrect Keyboard is also a hidden feature on iPhone 4 iOS 5 . You can enable this feature without having to jailbreak your device . Just follow the steps below to enable AutoCorrect Bar which is similar to the AutoCorrect bar we see on Android based phones .

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How Auto-Correct Works :

Auto-Correct on iOS 5 activates a bar on top of your keyboard which shows auto-corrected options based on the alphabets you have entered which you can tap to insert into the text body as shown in the image above .

Supported Devices :

  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 4
  • iPad 2nd generation
  • iPad 1st generation
  • iPod Touch 4

Steps to Enable Auto-Correct Bar on iOS 5 :

  1. Connect your device with iTunes and take a backup
  2. Download iBackupBot (Windows and Mac) and install on your computer
  3. In the left hand panel select your device under available backups .
  4. Navigate to Library/Preferences/ and open the file by double clicking on it
  5. Add the following key <key>KeyboardAutocorrectionLists</key><string>YES</string>
  6. Close the file and save it
  7. No Restore the backup file by clicking on Restore icon .
  8. your iPhone 4 will now restart and the Auto-Correct Bar will be enabled .

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