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  1. Timq77's Avatar
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    Default Why has word substitution stopped working in Text Message?

    The automated word substitution has stopped working within text message but continues to work in email, BBM, etc. Any thoughts?
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    I think just A guess BlackBerry may have done due to the amount of text speak normally used today with its myriad abbreviations.

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    Actuallu, if you look at the Settings in BlackBerry Hub > Text Messages. You can turn on Word Substitution on the SMS by moving the toggle to the right (blue icon).
    BlackBerry turn it off by default to minimize confusion when doing text messaging.
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    I've done this countless times and the dang thing won't do word substitution in text messages.
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    Same for me and I used the function a lot on BlackBerry 7

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    Wow, how strange. Went and checked it worked in email and now it suddenly works in sms. Strange...

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    I had the same issue. I went to and changed it in the text message setting within hub. It worked!

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    If it's still not working trying factory resetting the phone.

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    Default Why has word substitution stopped working in bbm, text messager or email

    Why has word substitution stopped working in bbm, text messager or email . Although the toggle words substitution in setting is on ???
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    It worked with the latest software for me. It didn't before

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    Mine doesn't work.

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