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Apple’s hidden iOS autocorrect spelling keyboard bar is now available

On-line Apple Mac news website 9to5mac (opens in new tab) has uncovered an Android-esque auto-correct spelling keyboard bar inside of the latest AppleiOS5 operating system, which has been disabled but the website has details on how to enable it.

This news from 9to5mac (opens in new tab) comes only days after another hidden feature was discovered inside of the Apple platform – panoramic capture mode, used by the iPhone’s camera.

The website has now published details relating to this non-enabled function, along with how to actually activate it for use.

9to5mac posting lists the actions required to have the auto-correct aspect on an Apple device: Download iBackupBot, Backup your iPhone/iPod in iTunes, Open iBackupBot and find the backup, then load it. Find Library/Preferences/ and open the file. (if your software isn’t registered you’ll have to press cancel and then it will open), Add in the following code: KeyboardAutocorrectionListsYES, Save your modifications, and then restore from backup from within iBackupbot.

The camera's panoramic mode from inside of the Apple iOS requires more of a deeper understanding of coding, all of which can be read here.

One Mobile Ring believes these features could very well be unveiled in a future release of the operating system, although Apple hasn’t made public any intentions as yet.

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Rob has worked in the affiliate industry for many years with large publishers, and previously worked as a journalist on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, ITProPortal, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show.