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How to disable autocorrect in a TextField

Paul Hudson    @twostraws   

Updated for Xcode 12.0

SwiftUI’s TextField enables autocorrect by default, which is what you’ll want in most cases. However, if you want to disable it you can do so by using the disableAutocorrection() modifier, like this:

TextField("Enter your name", text: $name)
    .disableAutocorrection(true)

Tip: If you use Xcode’s visual interface for designing SwiftUI views, the icon for disabling autocorrect is a duck with a line through it. I’ll let you figure out why for yourself…

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