IPhone's are autocorrecting "i" to "A" - Here's how to fix it

Weird iOS 11.1 bug autocorrects i to A -- here's how to fix it

The odd bug causes the English first-person pronoun to appear as the letter "A", accompanied by a weird unicode character, when typed in a text field.

The company has promised that it's working on a fix, but in the meantime there's a workaround you can use. Users can access the Keyboard settings and add a text replacement.

If you have an iPhone and haven't updated your hardware to iOS 11.1, these current user stories may make you wait on doing that.

These are some of the words several iOS users couldn't use this weekend when describing the iPhone's inability to type a capital "I" on their keyboards. Type "I" into the "Phrase" box, and type "i" into the "Shortcut" box.

Though not all users have been affected by the bug, Apple are now working on a fix to address the issue, and suggest users workaround it with the Text Replacement feature. Apple wasn't immediately available to comment on when it was going to fix the problem. You could also turn off predictive text and/or autocorrect and be forced to proofread again. It's not just newly purchased phones that are affected, but iOS 11 users from iPhone 6 and up are also seeing the glitch.

Soon after the release of iPhone X, Apple released iOS 11.2 Beta 2.

Apple has patched a number of bugs in the past year, with many related to security, as TechRepublic's Brandon Vigliarolo reported.

In our testing, the "i" changes as you're typing in the body of your text or email.

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