iOS 12 keyboard Shortcuts Not Working On iPhone ? Here's the fix


Many iPhone and Mac users feel that the Keyboard shortcuts on their device are used to them. What would happen if it doesn’t work suddenly?  Well, My friend also had this same problem and I have suggested some tricks to solve his problem. Now I’m gonna share those same tricks with you so that you can also solve it easily.
Fix 1: Delete and Create Shortcuts
Delete the keyboard shortcuts

  1. Launch Settings > General.
  2. Scroll down and tap Keyboard > Text Replacement.
  3. Here the list of shortcuts will be displayed to delete the shortcuts.
  4. Swipe left and then tap “Delete”.

Create the keyboard shortcuts.

  1. Launch Settings > General.
  2. Scroll down and tap Keyboard > Text Replacement.
  3. Here tap”+” symbol to create a new keyboard shortcut.
  4. Add a new Phrase and assign the shortcut.
  5. Tap “Save”.

Fix 2: 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 3: Sign Out and Sign In iCloud.

  1. Launch Settings.
  2. Tap “Apple ID“.
  3. Scroll down and then tap “Sign Out” and enter your Apple ID and Password.
  4. Tap “Sign Out” at the right corner.
  5. Again tap “Sign Out” in the pop-up box  to confirm the action

Sign IN

  1. Launch Settings > iCloud.
  2. Enter your Apple ID and Password.
  3. Tap “Sign In”

Fix 4: Reset Keyboard Dictionary

  1. Launch Settings.
  2. Scroll down and tap General > Reset.
  3. Tap on “Reset Keyboard Dictionary”.
  4. Now Enter Your Passcode.
  5. A pop-up box will be displayed and then tap “Reset Dictionary”.

Fix 6: Force Restart/Hard Reset
iPhone 6

  1. Press and Hold the Home button.
  2. Press and hold the Wake/Sleep button when holding the Home button.
  3. Hold both buttons until you see the Black Screen.
  4. Wait for sometimes to see Apple Logo.

iPhone 7

  1. Press and hold the Wake/Sleep(Power) button at the right of your iPhone.
  2. Press and hold the Volume Button.
  3. Wait until the Apple Logo appears.

iPhone 8 and iPhone X

  1. Press Volume Up button and then release it quickly.
  2. Press Volume Down button and then release it quickly.
  3. Finally, press and hold the Side button( Wake/Sleep button) until the Apple logo appears.

Fix 7: Restart your device

  1. Press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until the slide to power off screen appears.
  2. Drag the slider to turn off your device.
  3. Again press and hold the Sleep/Wake button until you see an Apple Logo

Hope the above fixes will be useful for you. If you have any doubt regarding this article please share us via comments. Thank You.

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