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Strike through fail

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ISeeDeadBeryls Wed 25-Oct-17 11:19:31

Dahlinks,
When I try and strike through, my - changes to — when I try to do the two next to each other.
This is a new thing, I’m on iOS on the app. Please can you help me? I’m lost without my sarcastic mumbling ability grin

MilkTwoSugarsThanks Wed 25-Oct-17 11:22:20

—I can’t strikeout either—
—I thought it was a plot by MNers who don’t like others using strikeout—
—<sulks>—

TanteRose Wed 25-Oct-17 11:24:09

I can

TimMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 25-Oct-17 11:24:25

Thanks for raising! We're aware of this bug - it's an issue introduced in iOS 11 and we have a fix coming. In the meantime, this will fix it on your device:
1. Settings > General > Keyboard
2. Switch 'smart punctuation' to off

This will prevent your device automatically replacing '--' with '—'

TanteRose Wed 25-Oct-17 11:24:43

On iPhone

LittleLights Wed 25-Oct-17 11:27:17

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

MilkTwoSugarsThanks Wed 25-Oct-17 11:31:55

Testing

MilkTwoSugarsThanks Wed 25-Oct-17 11:32:35

Woo-hoo!
Fanks

ISeeDeadBeryls Wed 25-Oct-17 14:28:05

testing
Yerrrsss! Thanks Obi Wan

schoolgaterebel Wed 25-Oct-17 14:30:29

Thanks! smile

Mummylin Fri 27-Oct-17 10:29:55

I had trouble doing a strike through a couple of days ago. I am now going to test your advice after altering keyboard settings

help

Mummylin Fri 27-Oct-17 10:30:42

Thanks MN !

TimMumsnet (MNHQ) Sun 19-Nov-17 19:45:39

I've just released an update to the iOS Talk app on the App Store here - this should fix the dash bug, but I think the bold issue is still a problem.

Let us know if there are any issues with this new build!

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