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Spell check -- text marked skip spelling and grammar check ?
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Word 2010: [backstage or file tab], [options], [proofing] go to third gray box down and configure with [check boxes] under ["When correcting spelling and grammar in Word"]
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Apache Open Office:  [tools tab] [option] [language settings] [wirting aids] check boxes for spelling and grammar.
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I am not sure about global setting but of course this takes care of the current document.  Also I might add that in trying to create a grammar problem in apache open office I could not force a grammar check with it checked on.
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Word 2013 on the client is the same
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One would imagine there is a way to skip or change dictionaries for different parts of a document yes??
Some kind of skip this table cell for example would be a nice way to  handle things and give some control back or is it only possibl to remove markings after disabling spell check period????
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In Word you can go to exceptions  below spelling and grammar and apply by document...
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That is a good question.  This is the way it was taught to me.  Use the [auto correct] dialog box for more granularity for specific input ie "A cell or a  table"  I you are continuously  getting flag you can use the replace with option or you can also halt some automatic [auto correct] functions like caps or don't cap after Also see the [Exception..] button.
[Auto-correct] is in the same group in options
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