Solved

Documents spell checker

Posted on 2013-06-04
3
486 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-05
Hello Experts

Documents are not affected by the spell checker in outlook and word 2010,
a word document that was recently opened at another computer,
and tried to opened on a second computer wasn't affected by the spell checker,
bypass solution was to copy the content to notepad and then copy it again to word.

do you know way it's happening ?
0
Comment
Question by:Webs_Infra
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
EricFletcher earned 500 total points
Comment Utility
Your question is a bit unclear. Do you mean that the document is not being checked by the spell check until you have copied it through Notepad? If that is the case, the original content probably was set to "Do not check spelling or grammar". To fix it, select everything (Ctrl-A) and then open the Language dialog (Review > Language). Select the language you want to use, and turn off the "Do not check" setting.

You can manage more of the spelling and grammar settings from the File > Options dialog: the Proofing section has settings for spelling and grammar; the Language section lets you make changes to what languages are available.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Webs_Infra
Comment Utility
Hi  EricFletcher

sorry for making the question unclear,
yes the document is not being checked by the speller until i copy and past it via notepad.
i will check your solution and will get back to you.

thank you.
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:EricFletcher
Comment Utility
No problem; glad it worked for you. Language is one of several "invisible" attributes in Word documents, so their effect can be hard to notice. You can also use Shift-F1 to being up the Reveal Formatting pane, which shows all formatting for the current selection -- including the Language in effect.
0

Featured Post

Do You Know the 4 Main Threat Actor Types?

Do you know the main threat actor types? Most attackers fall into one of four categories, each with their own favored tactics, techniques, and procedures.

Join & Write a Comment

This article will show you how to use shortcut menus in the Access run-time environment.
Recently Microsoft released a brand new function called CONCAT. It's supposed to replace its predecessor CONCATENATE. But how does it work? And what's new? In this article, we take a closer look at all of this - we even included an exercise file for…
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview of Windows DVD Burner through its features and interface. This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.
Learn how to create and modify your own paragraph styles in Microsoft Word. This can be helpful when wanting to make consistently referenced styles throughout a document or template.

771 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now