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#643601 - 28th Dec 2011 8:01pm spell checker
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i want (ok need) a spell checker for when im posting on forums, i have one when i send msn emails. iv looked all through vista to try and find one to switch on? and cant find anything. i cant use my microsoft word as i dont have a product key so openoffice org was put on for me, do i need microsoft word/office etc to get a spell checker to work on forums or is there another way?
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#643611 - 28th Dec 2011 8:31pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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Open Office is a free alternative to Microsoft Office. I have to be honest that I've not used it (don't need to) but have heard good things about it. I bet their version of word will have a spell checker - may be worth a try
http://www.openoffice.org/

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#643612 - 28th Dec 2011 8:34pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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i have that installed already and yes it has a spell checker when i use it to type letters etc but i want a spell checker for when im on forums as that one doesnt show up
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#643613 - 28th Dec 2011 8:37pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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Oh I get you - does such a thing exist coz I could use some of that please raftl

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#643615 - 28th Dec 2011 8:42pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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tc gets the red line when hes posting, im sick of picking my dictionary up my bloody arms aching ha
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#643616 - 28th Dec 2011 8:42pm Re: spell checker [Re: Softy_Southerner]
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depending on your browser, install google tool bar if your browser lets you.
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#643617 - 28th Dec 2011 8:43pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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oh thanx bert i'll try it smile
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#643630 - 28th Dec 2011 9:32pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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i want (ok need) a spell checker for when im posting on forums, i have one when i send msn emails. iv looked all through vista to try and find one to switch on? and cant find anything. i cant use my microsoft word as i dont have a product key so openoffice org was put on for me, do i need microsoft word/office etc to get a spell checker to work on forums or is there another way?

I've

Can't

I'm

I / i

Spell checker will also put in apostrophes (and make sure I is capital) for you. I use Google Chrome which highlights 90% of the time wink

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#643715 - 29th Dec 2011 1:53am Re: spell checker [Re: manic28_am]
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I use Opera as my Browser and it highlights mis-spell words in
underlined red you right click choose the right spelling simple as that....
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#643718 - 29th Dec 2011 2:01am Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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you can get an add in for firefox don't know about internet explorer

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#643746 - 29th Dec 2011 5:57am Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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Google Chrome always lets you know when something is spelled wrong by showing a red link underneath the word that is misspelled

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#643747 - 29th Dec 2011 7:36am Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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yeh +1 to getting google chrome, it's not only a faster browser with less crashes but has a built in spell-checker smile

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#643788 - 29th Dec 2011 11:58am Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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+1 for opera
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#643852 - 29th Dec 2011 3:11pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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up date...i tried just the google tool bar but it didnt underline wrong spelling and was very long winded so iv up graded to google chrome and im well happy smile
thanks for the advice everyone
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#643856 - 29th Dec 2011 3:24pm Re: spell checker [Re: rocks]
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Don't use Open Office .. after that Oracle bullshit last year no one should be using it anymore. Switch over to LibreOffice instead if you want to support the OSS the way OO used to be.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LibreOffice
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