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Outlook Express under Windows ME won't run spellcheck

Posted on 2001-08-11
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Recently rebuilt Gateway 850 running Windows ME - spell checker is absent from Outlook Express, the Tools/Options menu doesn't feature a "spelling" tab.  What's happened here?
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From the OE help file

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To check the spelling in messages

Outlook Express uses the spelling checker provided with the following Microsoft Office 95 and Office 97 programs: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft PowerPoint. If you do not have one of these programs installed, the Spelling command is not available

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Here is a list of Spell checkers on one page
http://www.davecentral.com/mailspell.html
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That makes sense, have CDs for Microsoft Worksuite 2000.  Thanks.
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