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From Hagar Delest <>
Subject Re: spell check not working
Date Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:15:51 GMT

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Le 14/07/2014 04:53, Craig Weidhuner a écrit :
> My name is Craig Weidhuner, I've downloaded Open Office 4.1.0 for Windows
> 8.1 and have been using the writer.  The spell checker seemed to keep
> setting the default language to English USA and every time I open a file I
> have to keep reseting it to English Canada.  I can add new words to the
> dictionary but every time I open the file it highlights those words as
> spelling errors until I perform a spell check.  Once that is done, only
> then does the program seem to recognize these words.  Also several times
> the spell checker seems to freeze and says the program is not responding.
>   Now it's suddenly telling me all my words are spelled incorrectly and when
> I do a spell check it seems I have to add each word back into the
> dictionary.  I've looked at the forums but all the posts either have the
> same questions over and over again with no answer, or answers which make no
> sense to me, I admit I'm not very tech savy and all these "open file X and
> rename this and that" just confuse me.  Is there anyone who can help?  I
> appreciate any help you can offer.
> Regards
> Craig

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