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Auto Correct capitalizing words mid sentence

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jpetersen5, May 26, 2010.

  1. jpetersen5

    jpetersen5 Well-Known Member
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    When typing on my Droid, i use the auto-correct a lot. I've noticed since 2.1 that when typing auto-correct still works, but it seems to capitalize a lot of words mid sentence...for instance if I type 'foing' it corrects it to 'Going' and not 'going' even though its in the middle of the sentence. 'going' is in the list to choose from, but not the default selection...

    Anyone else seeing this type of stuff?
     

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  2. zandroid

    zandroid Well-Known Member
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    Yeah, it's Freaking annoying. Seriously though, it is.
     
  3. CyberPitz

    CyberPitz Well-Known Member
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    Good to know I'm not crazy!
     
  4. jacwashere7

    jacwashere7 Well-Known Member
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    same issue here try going into your "user dictionary" some of the words that were doing it for me were in there as capitalized and i changed them but it still does it with other words
     
  5. altimax98

    altimax98 Well-Known Member
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    i have the same problem... ive learned to ignore it
     
  6. kyleonfire

    kyleonfire Well-Known Member
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    finally someone else brings up the issue...happened to me after 2.1 too. Really annoys me. I try deleting them and changing them but they just come back
     
  7. bigsetzerfan

    bigsetzerfan New Member
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    It happens to me too. I delete all the words out of the user dictionary and an hour later they are back. I wish I knew how I keep adding those words to the user dictionary.
     
  8. Danius

    Danius New Member
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    I have the same problem. It capitalizes words like You, When, Went, Where Your, etc. The capitalized words are in your User Dictionary. You can go in a delete them but they just add themselves back in within a day or two.

    Anyone have any solutions?
     
  9. oppendroid

    oppendroid Well-Known Member
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    Oh wow! I thought it was just me!

    I had the same problem. Went into the user dictionary (mine seemed to be pronouns only: he, she, you, etc.) and deleted them. I haven't had the problem since. Its been at least a week or more since I did this.

    FWIW, I bought my droid with 2.1 on it and the problem started at the beginning of June-ish.
     

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