Solved

Word question

Posted on 2011-03-18
6
25 Views
Last Modified: 2016-01-18
How can we get rid of red wriggling line under a sentence?
Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:ksfok
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
6 Comments
 
LVL 4

Assisted Solution

by:rjpilcher
rjpilcher earned 250 total points
ID: 35170301
You can turn these features on and off under the Tools menu: Spelling and Grammar, Options. Notice the first item under Spelling says, "Check spelling as you type." When this box is ticked, the application checks spelling in real time and notifies you of (suspected) errors by placing a red, wiggly line under the word. If you find this annoying, you can turn it off by un-ticking the selection box. This is also true of the green squiggly line generated by the grammar checker.

The red line indicates a spelling or grammar error.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:99star
ID: 35171615
But do remember that this wriggling informs you that the spelling you have written is not correct as per dictionary available - so it gives you option  to correct  
0
 

Author Comment

by:ksfok
ID: 35184328
What can we do if the red, wiggly line appears under sentences in foreign languages like French, German or Spanish?
0
 
LVL 4

Accepted Solution

by:
SafetyFish earned 250 total points
ID: 36176170
0
 
LVL 14

Expert Comment

by:frankhelk
ID: 41417726
This question has been classified as abandoned and is closed as part of the Cleanup Program. See the recommendation for more details.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The Selection object is designed for user interaction. It has a Range property, so it can be used in most places that a Range object can. Recorded macros must use the Selection because they are simply copying what the user is doing. A Range prope…
You need to know the location of the Office templates folder, so that when you create new templates, they are saved to that location, and thus are available for selection when creating new documents.  The steps to find the Templates folder path are …
This video walks the viewer through the process of creating a watermark for their document, customizing it, and saving it for viewing/printing needs.
This video shows the viewer how to set up and create Footnotes in their document. Click on the References tab: Select "Insert Footnote": Type in desired text:

730 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question