Originally Posted by forddna
lol..if you're just typing it manually anyway, how much more effort is it to type 2 more letters?
agreed with the other guy about complaining in someones post if you don't have a helpful suggestion please just go to the next post. I had to register here just so I could respond....
It isn't about typing out You... (2 more letters) that was an example of what they were looking for it is MUCH MUCH more than that.
The other guy wasn't looking in OLD post it is one of the top searches in Google when you type "Text Shortcuts".
So, to answer the question....
Blackberries also have this feature available as "auto Correct" but android doesn't call it that... you can go in to auto correct and tell it if you type LV for example it will type out;
I used it all the time at work for acronyms or commonly typed words. Property was pp, a simple "thank you, me" was TY....
I searched and found this but I havent tried it yet; "swift key" app or
both of them look promising, but I'll need to read more about them.
There has got to be a way for androids to do this.... it is such a huge time saver for me when I am on the road trying to respond to customers emails.
you can do whole sentences like; "Please feel free to call me anytime." just by typing pll or what ever you want to use for the short cut as long as it is not a word...
good luck and some andriod master please respond and give us all the answer we're looking for