Parents·Mar 7, 2018Here's How To Make Your iPhone Stop Changing "Fuck" To "Duck"I wish I ducking knew about this sooner.by Krista TorresBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink We've all been there...you're trying to text that vulgar little "F" word (only during appropriate situations, of course) when your phone autocorrects the word to: "DUCK." Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Columbia Pictures And, OK, maybe Dave Stopera already told us how to fix this four years ago – but I honestly never gave it a Google, so I was still having the "ducking" problem... Twitter: @deluxeseok ...and it looks like a lot of Twitter users are as well (IN 2018). Twitter: @kid_currie Twitter: @sisterrtanaa Twitter: @Dora_Winifred_ So – if you're still reading this – then you, too, missed the 2014 "Ducking" BuzzFeed article. Here's how you fix it: Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF ABC First, open 'Settings' and then click 'General.' Torres / BuzzFeed From there click on 'Keyboard.' Torres / BuzzFeed Next go to 'Text Replacement.' Torres / BuzzFeed Click the little plus sign in the upper right-hand corner. Torres / BuzzFeed Enter "fuck" into the 'Phrase' space and then enter "duck" into the 'Shortcut' space. Torres / BuzzFeed Note: You need to do this separately for "ducking" and "fucking," too. And voilà! Your phone will never autocorrect to "duck" again... Torres / BuzzFeed Just be careful with it! Twitter: @girlatthejail Apparently, if you have an Android – you have to delete the word "ducking" or "duck" from your dictionary to stop this problem.