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Word XP no more spelling check?!

Q: Word XP no more spelling check?!

All of the sudden my Word XP has stoped checking text in my documents for correct spelling. Even if I goto Tools Spelling it still says it can't find any mistakes even thought I know there are plenty!!! When I first start up and goto Tools and Spelling I get the following message:

The spelling and grammar check is complete
Test marked "Do not check spelling or grammar" was skipped

I never have turned anything like that on and can't figure out how to get it to stop--- help???

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A: Word XP no more spelling check?!

Ok so I found that under Tools - Langauge there is a little check box that turns the spelling function off! I have no idea how it would have gotten turned on in the first place!

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I have word 2000, and it will not check the spelling. I have to go into language and uncheck "do not check spelling and grammar". This is with all word files.
 

A:word will not check spelling

HI,

Do a search for and delete all copies of the MS Word template file

normal.dot

This template file may be corrupted and causes many problems including the sort of thing you have.

hth

Ceri
 

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Whenever I attempt to spell check it tells me:
Works cannot finish checking spelling and grammar check because an error occurred. What do I do?
 

A:Word Spelling and Grammer check error

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My computer did not come with Microsoft Word so I installed it from a Microsoft Office 97 disk I have. It works fine except there is no spelling check function. On my old computer, it was the first choice on the tools pull down menu and it was a spelling and grammer check. On here now is only the grammmer check. It does show abc with a check mark next to the word grammer, but it doesn't correct spelling.

Any help on this one?
 

A:Solved: Microsoft Word Spelling check inoperable

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Hi all,
 
Earlier this year "Check Spelling as you type" in Word 2003 worked fine. Now it does not and the red wavy line does not appear under wrongly spelled words. (unless I click Spelling and Grammar first).
 
I have tried every suggestion on this web page with no luck.
The registry item named '1' mentioned in the article was missing.
 
It's a real mystery as the 'check spelling as you type' still works in PowerPoint and also in Windows Live Mail.
 
I can reactivate 'check spelling as you type' in a document If I choose to run a spell check via the 'Spelling and Grammar' icon on the toolbar or from the 'tools' menu item. Only then does 'check spelling as you type' begin working again for the current document.
 
I tried a system restore to June which is our earliest restore point for 2014. (I have restore points for 2012 but inexplicably none for 2013. I'd rather avoid going that far back in time)
 
I re-installed Microsoft Office 2003
 
any other ideas?

A:Word 2003 - 'Check Spelling as you type' no longer works correctly

You have have tried everything I would have. Unfortunately Microsoft no longer supports Office 2003 products. So you're not going to get much help from them. Office 2003 support ended the same time that XP support ended.http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/help/support-has-ended-for-office-2003-HA103306332.aspx

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So I have this problem, I have a user that have to check that box every time he open outlook for always check spelling before sending, it won't save the setting when I close it, my last resort would be a new profile but I want to try get help here first since google wasn't very helpful

We use outlook 2010 and the PC is part of a domain, I also tried checking the web outlook but the option is not there.

He is the only user having this problem and to be honest I have never seen this problem before.

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My details are:
Windows 98 operating system. Installed Office 97 professional edition over Office 95 professional
My problem is:
My spelling checker no longer works. Instead I get a message:
The spelling check is complete. Text set to (no proofing) was skipped. To find (no proofing) text click Edit/Replace click More, click Language, click Format and choose (no proofing).

On following as best I could the above cryptic instructions, I found to my horror that parts of my document had been deleted. I have tried to activate the spelling check through Spelling & Grammar tab on Tools Options but without any success. I have looked at the custom dictionary. It is the same as the one I have used for years without trouble when I was running the predecessor to MS Word 97 SR-1. If I try to edit the Custom.Dic I get a message to set the Automatic Spell Checking check box in Tools Options - but there is no such box.
If nobody can solve this problem, will the followinf work?I have two hard discs C and D. If all else fails, is it safe for me to reinstall the Office 95 version of Word on the D disk. I have Office 98 on the C disk (where I put all my programs).
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A:spelling check nightmare

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Is there a spelling check tools for internet explorer like the one in the fire fox that underline the wrong English spelling wright a way without clicking "check spelling" and give suggestions by right clicking the mouse.

Is there one also for other browsers such as Chrome, Safari and opera?
 

A:looking for spelling check tool fo IE

Chrome has it builtin.
http://www.google.com/support/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=95604
 

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Hi

I don't know if anyone can help as I can't get my computer to bring up the error message it originally showed! I am very much a beginner, in other words I don't have much of a clue about these things.

My spelling and grammar check has stopped working. First there was an error message but now when I click on button it just says selling and grammar check complete and I know it isn't because there are spelling mistakes.

I have windows XP, this probably isn't enough info? If anyone has any ideas please spell it out simply!

Thanks.
 

A:No spelling or grammar check

This problem can be because of a file going bad or being changed. reinstall the program you are using to spell check.
 

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I know I'm bothering the devil out of you guys the last few days and I apologize for that but my main computer died a few days ago and I'm having to set up a temporary system to fill the gap.

When I click Send, the spell check box pops up as it always has but every field in it is blank and no misspelled word is highlighted in the body of the mail as usual.

See attachment:
 

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I use Windows Spelling and Grammar check & this is what I see.

I typed this in a word doc & Spelling and Grammar: English (United States) popped up telling me that I misspelled a word.

Destination Folder Access Denied, then I have to click Continue.

Spelling and Grammar: English (United States) in windows says the sentence below is correct.
Destination Folder Access Denied, then I has to click Continue.

I don?t remember this problem with Win 98se or Me but noticed it in XP & now Vista.

Is anyone out there having trouble with Windows Spelling and Grammar check?

Also my email OE is happy with either sentence.

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Quote:
While checking for misspelled words in a document, you probably click the Ignore Once or Ignore All button a few times. Doing so lets you skip a word that you don?t want to change but that the feature thinks might be misspelled. Spelling and Grammar remembers the words you skip and skips them during subsequent checks. Most of the time, that?s what you?ll want. Occasionally, it?s a problem. You might realize that the word was misspelled and you need to change it. Unfortunately, Spelling and Grammar won?t find ignored words, after the fact.


Source -
Reset Spelling and Grammar check | Microsoft Office | TechRepublic.com

A:Reset Spelling and Grammar check

Damn, you posted this already lol....Kudos.

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After I type a new email message in Outlook Express, when I pull down the tools menu, the spelling check option is grayed out, so I am unable to use spelling check. Do I have to buy a spelling check program? My old computer had OE 6.0 with the spelling check in the tools menu. My new computer also is running OE 6.0.

Also, this new computer did not come with Microsoft Word so I installed it from a Microsoft Office 97 disc I have. When I type up a document, I am unable to find a spelling check on any of the pull down menus. There is a "grammer" choice in the tools pull down menu but it does not correct spelling. On the same line as grammer, to the left of it is abc with a checkmark but it doesn't work.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

deepseasailor
 

A:Solved: Spelling Check Problems

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Hello

I use Windows Live Mail for all my e-mail stuff. I need to type mails in 3 languages: Dutch, English and French. I'd like to have spelling check for these 3 languages, however spelling check for French seems to be missing. I went into options and then spelling check. There is a box with languages I can use spelling check on. This includes Dutch, English (UK), English (US), English (Australia) and English (Canada). French is not there. I really need French spelling check. How can I obtain that?
If you need more information, please leave a comment.

Thank you in advance for a response.
Highdetailz

A:WLM spelling check language problem

Hi Highdetailz, welcome to 7F!

If I understand you correctly, you don't have French listed in the choice of languages box as shown in this example, correct?

Source Step #4: Windows Live Mail 2011: Add a second language to the Spell checking feature | a Tech-Recipes Tutorial

If so I may have found a way to add it. There are also two other choices you can try.

1. Run a SFC /scannow to repair any corrupt files, then check to see if WLM has the French listing back. If that doesn't work:

2. Repair WLM: In your Start menu search box, type wlarp , and click the application highlighted in the results list. Answer yes to the UAC prompt.

This brings up the dialog window to repair or uninstall. Select Repair all Windows Essentials programs. WLM is part of Windows Essentials so you have to make that choice. When the repair is finished check to see if you have French listed.

   Note
wlarp stands for Windows Live Automatic Repair Program.
If all that doesn't bring France back, the third way is more complicated, from a thread on the MS community Forum, top of page 2:





Quote:
Spanish (Castellano): http://download.microsoft.com/download/E/5/E/E5E11D08-498D-4D31-9F84-1C616D79323D/spl_eses2.cab
French (France): http://download.microsoft.com/download/6/C/2/6C291687-F2CD-467E-A24F-9271E2BB9798/spl_frfr.cab

The folder for Spanish would be
%appdata%\Local Settings\Microsoft\Windows Live Mail\Proof\prf000A\1

and for French
%appdata%\Loc... Read more

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hi i need some help :] when i use microsoft works word processor 's spell check it comes up with an error: works cannot finish the spelling and grammar check because some files are missing. try reinstalling works. i did but it didn't help. do anyone know what i can do? thank you!

A:help spelling check and grammar error

The same exact thing happened to me. Today I bought and installed Microsoft Works 9. When the message came up I reinstalled it and the message still comes up.

What to do?

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I am typing a letter in word and have obvious spelling errors but spell check is not finding and correcting them. How do I remedy this?
 

A:Word 2007 Spelling

This is still happening...
 

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Sorry if this isn't the right category. Is there a way in Word to flip letters of a mispelled word. Example, "thier," flipping the i and e. I remember being able to do it in some program, but that was umpteen years ago and probably not a Microsoft product.
 

A:Spelling Errors in Word

I don't quite understand your question, but this'll probably work for you:

If you keep typing beleive instead of believe, you can hit Tools-Autocorrect and on the Autocorrect tab, make an entry that replaces "beleive" with "believe". It'll automatically fix that for you.

If the word is a real word both ways, then do a find/replace (ctrl-h) and type the wrong word in the Find box and the right word in the Replace box. Hit Find, let it find it and decide whether you want to replace or skip that instance until you've checked all instances of that word.

I'm not sure how swapping the i/e would be any easier than either of those tools.

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~dreamboat~
Brainbench MVP for Microsoft Word
Brainbench
 

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I am wanting to change my spelling from English (US) to English UK). All the time. I have tried the "tools, language, set language, English (uk) and then default, even on a blank document to try and change the normal template. Still every time I look at the language it has English (US) and English (Aust) above the line. I like having the Aust English as I am from Australia, but I want to permantly expunge all mention of US english. It still when writing new documents etc. starts off in US until i "select all" then set language as UK (by just pressing the ok, not the defult).
Any idea's??
Thanx
Nekhbet
 

A:Word 2000 uk spelling

Is this at work? Are you sure you have rights to change the normal.dot file?

Are you then exiting Word, and also Windows properly so that the setting is saved?

Have you tried recording a macro and putting a button on your menu bar?

http://www.theofficeexperts.com/officevba.htm
Scroll down to the Word VBA area. (I'm going to fix a bad hyperlink RIGHT now, so you don't have to scroll down.
 

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I am unable to compose or reply to email messages because I get a Spelling Check Complete message before I begin tying. The message pops up repeatedly after I click OK. I have not typed a single word; so there is no spelling to check. I have tried changing languages back and forth from English to French to see if that might help. But it did not. Could not find anything on this problem at the Microsoft site. Have run my antivirus software (Rising) and found 2 trojans, which were deleted. But problem continues. I can't be the only person to have experienced this. Any help ill be appreciated.

--- Joe ---











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A:Repeating Spelling Check Complete Message

Cross fingers and try
Tools
Options
Spelling
Trial and error with the tick marks

This is done from the pane that shows new mail

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I am using MS Office 2007. I face some problem with MS Word. When I write a word with wrong spelling, MS Word can not detect it and does not show any red/green underline on the word. When I want to check the spelling and grammer by pressing F7, it does not show me any spelling or grammer related error, but there have some error. I already uninstall and install it a few times but still I face the same problem. How can I fix it?

A:How do I fix spelling problem in MS Word 2007

Hello Shondhi, welcome to Seven Forums.

This should help:
Automatically correct spelling with words from the main dictionary - Word - Office.com

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WIN 7 64bits
multi-users account, one and only one account has admin rights

I've installed the MS-Proofing Tools 2000 for MS-Word 2000 under the admin account without any error msg.

When I try to spell/grammar check in some installed languages (i.e. German) I get

"Word cannot open the spelling file c:\programs files(x86)\common files\Microsoft Shared\Proof\MSSP3GEp.lex for German(Germany)"

I tried to apply
Help and Support - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/3054921
but:
I do not see in registry "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Proofing Tools\Spelling\1033\Normal"

I see "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\"

Thanks for helping.

A:Word cannot open the spelling file

There are compatibility issues with Microsoft Office 2000 and Windows 7, so naturally Microsoft recommend you upgrade your Office software.

Windows 7 Compatibility for microsoft: Drivers, Updates, Downloads word 2000

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I went to do some homework this afternoon and Spell and Grammer Check is not working in Microsoft Word. The little paper clip guy comes up and says MS Word could not find mssp232.dll or MSSpell3.dll then when you hit ok it says MS Word could not find msgr???.dll. If someone could help me fix this I would appreaciate it greatly.

I am running Windows XP Pro and have Office XP.

Here is my Hijackthis file

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 3:36:46 PM, on 9/9/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\TGTSoft\StyleXP\StyleXPService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXBCES.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\LEXPPS.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\acs.exe
C:\Program Files\APC\APC PowerChute Personal Edition\mainserv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\CTsvcCDA.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7Debug\mdm.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\MsPMSPSv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\devldr32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy CD Creator 6\DragToDisc\DrgToDsc.exe
C:\Program Files\Roxio\Easy CD Creator 6\AudioCentral\RxMon.exe
C:\Program Files\MUSICMATCH\MUSICMATCH Jukebox\mm_tray.exe
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A:Missing Spelling and Gramer .dll's in Word

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word cannot find the spelling file MSSpell3.dll or mssp232.dll for

Can anyone help me with this...

Win 7 has lost the spellcheck files for Office XP. Do they usually just disappear??

I have uninstalled and reinstalled the full program - but WIN7 still can't find the files. Aren't they on the program disc??


So why won't win 7 install them?

MSN don't have ANY suitable answer, or resolution, (or the files!)


BTW - I suggest win 7 is not fully uninstalling the program, (?) because when I reinstall, all my chosen defaults are still there. This does not happen with other software, where all setting are wiped and program defaults reinstated.

There is also MIcrosoft Office Starter 2012 which may be interferring or in conflict? although I haven't activated this program because I don't want the pre-packaged advertising bundle.


Can anyone advise me on a proper UNINSTALL or how to get back the MS Spellcheck files?

Thank you for your help

A:word cannot find the spelling file MSSpell3...

Hi Mike11, this should help:
You receive a "Word cannot find the spelling file" error message when you check spelling in Word 2000

or this: How to Install Microsoft Word Spell Checker | eHow.com

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Howdy all,
Everytime I try to spellcheck a document, I get this MS Word popup:

Word cannot open the spelling file c:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Proof\MSsp3en.lex for English (Ireland).Click to expand...
but then it performs a spellcheck using English (Ireland). What it doesn't do is allow me to add words. Is there any way that I can fix this?
BTW, I have searched MS Technet, and the fixes provided for in Q211188 - WD2000: Add Button Unavailable in the Spelling Dialog Box were not applicable.
Thanx for any and all assistance.
 

A:Word 2000 spelling file error

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In Live Mail I work with up to 3 different languages.
I understand that the spelling check detects which laguage is used and automatically starts checking accordingly.
Some image of the spelling check menu I have seen on the net did show a "current laguage" button in the spelling check menu.
However in the menu on my computer ( Dutch version) this button is not there.
I appreciate suggestions

A:Windows Live mail spelling check current language

  
Quote: Originally Posted by pverweij1


In Live Mail I work with up to 3 different languages.
I understand that the spelling check detects which laguage is used and automatically starts checking accordingly.
Some image of the spelling check menu I have seen on the net did show a "current laguage" button in the spelling check menu.
However in the menu on my computer ( Dutch version) this button is not there.
I appreciate suggestions


I have a box (in WLM 2009) that can be checked called "check spelling in current input language". Is that the one? I'm not sure what it does since my spelling is checked even if that box is unchecked but maybe it refers to the case where multiple languages are installed.

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I have received some complaints that the spelling check for Windows 10 does not work within most webforms and/or internal websites. While I am typing this message I can see squigly lines for nearly each word since my native language is Dutch and this message
is in English. This same effect does not work for all forms or fields. Sometimes it will give a squigly line but it won't offer any alternative options. It looks lik the type of field detemines if the spelling check works or not.

In the past we had an add-in for Internet Explorer called Spelling Check which was a lot more reliable. Since it is no longer available we don't know how to offer the same functionality for all forms and websites.
Please let me know if there is anything that can be done to improve this.
The current spelling check built into Windows 10 itself only seems to check certain field types. For example the field I am typing in right now seems to be working just fine, highlighting errors and making suggestions. Other websites however this feature
does not seem to work. It looks like there is a differentiation between field types.
Some of our web applications/sites no longer have a spelling check now which is a hassle for our users. Are there any known restrictions to the field types that are checked?

I have also posted this question in the Windows 10 forum because I am unsure if this should be something posted there since the issue is with the new Windows 10 spelling check however it is relate... Read more

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I can no longer use the spelling - grammar tool. The error message is:

Word cannot find the grammar file

msgr??32.dll
msspel3.dll
mssp232.dll

I have tried using the detect and repair and I have also uninstalled and reinstalled Works Suite 2002.

If anyone can help it would be appreciated.
 

A:Solved: Word 2002 - Spelling - Grammar Tool

Can this help?

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/273965
 

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How can I edit the Word 2013 spelling and grammar flags to accept contractions and such?
 
Thanks,
 
shamrock838
 
 

A:Changing Word 2013 Spelling and Grammar Flags

Can you type an example of what's being flagged?  I don't recall MS Word 2003 flagging contractions per se.
 
~ OB

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In Word 2007, on XP platform, once a doc has been spell checked and all the red and green wiggly lines have gone, and the doc has been saved, if you open the doc in another area, say, as an attachment in an email, all the red and green swiggly lines reappear!
Is there any way to stop this happening? That is, to secure the doc in some way to show that it has been proofread? Thanx
 

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Hello,
I would like to setup my language (Polish) for spelling checking in Microsoft Word and it doesn't work even I have setup it: http://img197.imageshack.us/img197/3931/microsoftword.png What is wrong ?
Regards
 

A:How to setup my language in Spelling and Grammar in Microsoft Word ?

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Hiya

Give Excel the Power of Word Spelling and Grammar Checking doc

System Requirements

Excel 97 or higher

Operating System - Windows 95 & 98, NT 4.0 & 2000, Windows Me, Win XP

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/release.asp?ReleaseID=43951&area=search&ordinal=11
Give Excel the Power of Word Spelling and Grammar Checking xls

This article applies to Microsoft? Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word, and shows how your Excel-based solutions can benefit from the increased power and flexibility built into the Microsoft Word spelling and grammar checker interface. You'll also learn techniques to programmatically integrate Microsoft Office 97 application dialog boxes, create and destroy custom toolbars, and work with Excel-specific objects.

System Requirements

Excel 97

Operating System - Windows 95 & 98, NT 4.0 & 2000, Windows Me, Win XP

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/release.asp?ReleaseID=43952&area=search&ordinal=10

Regards

eddie
 

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Dear all,
Is there a way of adding the French Dictionnary (Spelling check) to Outlook 2007 in Windows 7?

Regards
 

A:Solved: Adding French Dictionnary (Spelling check) to Outlook 2007 in Windows 7

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/o...-grammar-in-another-language-HA010248871.aspx
 

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I couldn't find an answer in the search base.

Upgraded from Vista to Windows 7. Strictly an internet access issue. This is a very randomly generated message, that may pop up at any time. Seems to be a function of Panda's Anti-phishing security and will occur in Opera, Firefox, and Chrome, never use IE so don't know about it. Sometimes, I can go to the previous window (or 2) and everything is fine, advancing back to the original problem window and it will open normally. Sometimes opening another browser will fix the problem. At the bottom of the error message page is a Yahoo search bar. I never use Yahoo, especially since I started getting these messages. I wonder if the problem is related to Yahoo.

http://www.pandadomainadvisor.com/search.php (this is the url displayed when I get the error message). Is there a Panda setting that I can disable or enable to prevent this from happening. The websites are viable and my internet connection is live when I get these messages. I tend to keep several windows open at once and it may infect 1 or 2 or all.

Thanks.
 

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Normally, I have Word set up so that it underlines spelling and grammar mistakes that I make. But today, I noticed that it has apparently been turned off. So, I clicked "Tools" and then "Options". For some reason, it won't let me access the "Spelling and Grammar" tab so that I can turn the feature back on.

Any clue as to what I can do to fix the problem would be highly appreciated.
 

A:Word "Spelling and Grammar"

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On a fresh install of Win 7SP1 64, the WindowsUpdate.log file says the machine downloaded 36 msus for IE spelling in 36 languages. An example file name is:

ie-spelling-en_eb351282502a45726223354a4e92d17807d78bbb.msu

the full url is:

http://download.windowsupdate.com/c/...7807d78bbb.msu

The same msu (same sha1 hashes) can be downloaded as IE-Spelling-en.msu from here:


Code:
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=40289
Are there KB update codes for those 36 msu's? for example, KB codes that would appear in the systeminfo.exe list? like this:


Code:
Hotfix(s): 222 Hotfix(s) Installed.
[01]: KB2849697
[02]: KB2849696
[03]: KB2841134
[04]: KB2670838
[05]: KB2479943

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Sorry for asking a Word question in the Wind 7 category, but applications were not listed in the topic list.
I edit engineering documents that contain the word "hole" hundreds of times.  The spell checker stops at every instance, stating it is a commonly confused word.  Is there a way to modify the commonly confused word list?  Unlike unconventional
spellings, there seems to be no way to add it to the dictionary as something that needn't be checked.
Thanks, Eric flyboy

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I am running Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit and Office 2010.

All of a sudden, when I tried to paste text I copied from an internet page, I got a message "Word could not create the work file. Check the temp environment variable" .

It worked fine this morning and is working fine now.

I had to paste it into Word Pad to use it.

I made no changes to Word. Any idea what is going on?
Thanks, cb

A:Word could not create the work file. Check the Temp... Word 2010

Did you check the temp environment variable as it suggested?

Open a command prompt.
Type echo %temp%
What is the result?

On my Win 8.1 computer, it's set to: C:\Users\accountname\AppData\Local\Temp

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my spell check isn't working? It used to underline words in red if spelled incorrectly and it's not, it also would catch mispelled words when I 'ran' spell check, it is not

Can someone tell me how to fix this, I am typing a legal doc for my boss and don't want to give it to him with spelling errors!

THANKS,
CJ
 

A:Word-spell check

In WORD, select Tools, then Options. Select the Spelling & Grammer tab and make your selections there.
 

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I am trying to create a template for my department through a word doc for them to fill in, I know there's a feature in Office that allows us to create a check box and let us tick/ untick on it.

i try going to format and bullets numbers but to no avail. Any idea of how to do it. Appreciate your help.

Cheers
 

A:Check box in Word for Office 97 SR2

Save the document as a template (.dot) as opposed to a regular document (.doc).
Go to File, Save As, and in the Save As Type box, select "Document Template".

Then, right click in the toolbar area and open the "Forms" toolbar. One of the options on it is the Checkbox. As with other form fields, you can double click it to set the form control options.

HTH
Gram
 

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Hello all,
I am a biology major, and it is incredibly frustrating that the vast majority of what I write about, my computer doesn't understand. Does anyone know where I can download a biology specific (or sciency-type) word checck update of some sort?
Thanks,
-new windows user

A:Updating word check

Check out the Spellex company, which sells Industry specific dictionary's: biotechnology,bioscience spell checking software dictionary

CNet Downloads has this Medical dictionary- Free Medical Dictionary Spell Checker - CNET Download.com

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OK, I recently had my Windows 8 upgraded to Windows 10. Spell check works OK in Windows Live Mail, and in here but not in Word Pad.
Question, How do I get it into Word Pad?
Probably a simple solution but, my 77 year old brain needs a lift some times these days.
 

A:Word Pad spell check

I have moved to business application forum and changed the title to reflect the issue
word pad spell check

Word pad does not have a built in spell check program

you could consider installing one of the free office suites , like openoffice https://www.openoffice.org/download/index.html
that has a word editor which includes a spell check

there maybe a free add in for word pad, but i'm not aware of it right now
 

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I have been having problems with the automatic spelling checker in MS Word (XP Pro version). Despite having set the default language to English (US), it keeps cycling through other languages, including French, which I have never used. Could this be a macro-virus or is it something simpler? I have several anti-spy programmes running, including HJT, and run an up-to-date version of Norton AV Pro.

It is a minor irritation right now, but I would like to find out why this is happening....

A:Spell check - MS Word

Is this office xp? You mayh have enabled support for other languages in your settings. I do not have office xp so am not sure where that setting is

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Hello does anyone know how to get microsoft word to spell check when it is set to spell check and it isnt doing so??
 

A:help with word spell check

Hi lamf

Welcome to Tech Support Guy Forums!

What version of Word are you using?
What operating system are you using?

See if this helps:
Open a Word document:
Tools > Options > Spelling & Grammar tab > Check or Recheck Document button > OK
This should reset the Spelling & Grammar checker.

Let us know if that works for you or not.
 

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Hi,

I am having some trouble with adding checkboxes to a document in word. I have added them, but I can't seem to get them to allow an 'x' to be entered inside, or to be checked somehow.

Thanks for any assistance!
 

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i have a Vista home premium 32 edition.

1. Once by mistake I okayed i to be added as a word in the spell check. Many times I type in i as there is not enough pressure on the shift key. Question - how do I restore my word dictionary to undo i as an incorrect word?

2. My spell check does not pick up small case for the start of a sentence/paragraph? How do I fix that?

Kapilkaaiser

A:Word spell check problem

Hi kapilkaaiser & welcome.
What version of Office Word are you using?

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I have Microsoft Office 2007. Word won't spell check. I don't know what to do. I have uninstalled and reinstalled it. Whatelse could be wrong?
 

A:Word 2007 spell check

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