iOS 12 Keyboard Shortcut is not Working on iPhone X, 8, 8 Plus, 7, 7 Plus, 6, 6 Plus


As you all know keyboard shortcut is very useful for iOS users. This helps to increase our typing speed and energy saving option when you need to use the same phase on next time. But, many of the users complaining that their keyboard shortcut is not working on iPhone after updating the iOS 12. Here I will share you some fixes to get rid of this problem efficiently.
Fix 1: Delete and Create the Shortcut
To delete the shortcut,

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Keyboards.
  2. Tap “Text Replacement”.
  3. Now you can see the list of shortcuts and delete it by swipe right to left of the shortcut.
  4. Press delete to delete it.

To add the shortcut,

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Keyboards.
  2. Tap “Text Replacement”.
  3. To add, tap on “+” button at the top right corner of the screen.
  4. Type the phrase and give the shortcut for that.
  5. Then tap on “save”.

Fix 2: Force Restart iPhone
For iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X

  1. Press and release the Volume Up button.
  2. Press and release the Volume Down button.
  3. Press and hold the Power button until the Apple Logo appears.

For iPhone 7 / 7Plus
Press and hold the Side Button and Volume Down simultaneously until the Apple Logo appears.
For iPhone 6S and below
Press and hold the Home  Button and Power Button at the same time until the Apple Logo appears.
Fix 3: Reset Keyboard Dictionary

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset.
  2. Tap on “Reset Keyboard Dictionary”.
  3. Now Enter the “Passcode”.
  4. A pop-up box will be displayed and then tap “Reset Dictionary”

Fix4: Check for iCloud sync
Check whether if you have adequate Storage on iCloud

  1. Launch Settings > General.
  2. Scroll down and tap Keyboard > Predictive[Disable it].
  3. Now again launch Settings.
  4. Tap “Apple ID” > iCloud.
  5. Enable the “iCloud Drive”.
  6. Now tap “Manage Storage” > TextInput.
  7. Tap “Delete Data”.

Fix 5: Restart your Device

  1. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the slider appears with “Slide to power off”.
  2. Drag the slider to “turn off” your device.
  3. Again press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the apple logo appears.

Hope the above solutions are useful to your problem. If you find this article is useful to you kindly share your opinion through the comments.

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