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May 7, 2011 5:34 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by jason343, jason343 Jun 16, 2011 10:43 AM in response to David Robson Level 1 (0 points) Jun How do you write a letter of recommendation for someone who got an A in your class, but who you've never talked to outside of class? Reply Kathy says: November 24, 2014 at 1:33 am I can uncheck/de-activate spell check and auto correct in TextEdit… BUT, I have to do it EVERY time I open a document! Can someone help?Any help would be very much appretiated. his comment is here

Most Liked Posts sandk2k, May 7, 2008 sandk2k macrumors newbie Joined: May 7, 2008 #1 Hi, Could anyone help....I have had iwork for a few weeks now and all of a Disabling Autocorrect in TextEdit for OS X TextEdit autocorrection is handled the same way as Pages on a Mac, with consistency between the two menus: Open the TextEdit app with any We are an enthusiast site dedicated to everything Apple iPad Quick Navigation Forums Gallery Help Contact Open the Quick Navigation Like us on Facebook Friends Droid Forums Microsoft Surface Forums Android Select Edit > Spelling > Check Spelling as you Type.B.

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Basically if i type in "teh" by accident, it does not correct it to "the". Doh! Both were set correctly in the first place so no change was required.

  1. That made me wonder if language or keyboard settings might be to blame, so I went into Settings >> General >> International, and set my language to British English.
  2. This is what worked for me in Pages 09, version 4.0.5.
  3. Does anyone have any ideas of what I need to do?

Slide the control to accept. Let us know how it works for you... Safe Mode is a reduced functionality state where Microsoft Word loads without add-ins.Hold down your Ctrl key and the press the icon or menu option for Word.Click Yes when the Safe Spell Check Mac I have checked and tried permutations of the spell check, auto correct etc settings in both Pages and the 'global' iPad Settings app to no avail.

I have a good feeling about today now... Ipad Spell Check Settings Please try again. Right-click the word to choose a possible correct spelling from the list, or ignore the word if it's spelled correctly. is not affiliated with Apple.

It's not as convenient as Windows right-click button, but with practice, I believe, I will be able to do this fast. Google Docs Reply With Quote 11-17-2014,12:26 PM #4 jchappell View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Nov 17, 2014 Location Sanford, NC Posts 45 Specs:Imac/Macbook Pro Spell Checcker I am having the same By the way, "irregardless" may be a non-standard word but it has been used in print since the late 18th century, so scoff away if you like but it has precedence. It's probably a glitch in the way Pages accesses the language dictionary.

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That's real autocorrect. Reply With Quote 11-17-2014,05:43 PM #8 chscag View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 23, 2008 Location Keller, Texas Posts 49,983 Specs:Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone How To Use Spell Check On Pages My language was correctly set and check spelling as you type as well. Mac Spell Check Not Working In some instances, the problem was my own doing and other times I don't know what caused it, maybe it was a bad copy and paste day.

If you have iOS 4.2 or 4.3 double-press the ‘Home’ button to bring up the multi-task bar at the bottom of the screen. Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Apple should be pimp-slapped! Now tap the Home screen and the multi-task bar will disappear. Iphone Spell Check Not Working

DO you have any idea what that means? And let's keep this thread all together. i'm having one of those annoying super dumb days and I can't work it out...... weblink We also publish a free newsletter with relevant stories, tips and special offers.Success!

If not, it’s on to possible solution number two!! share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply dubhe, Apr 15, 2010 dubhe macrumors 65816 Joined: May 1, 2007 Location: Norwich, UK #13 It also happens Even tried deleting the app shutting down and reinstalling it.

Edit > Spelling and Grammar > Correct Spelling Automatically In TextEdit there is an option in the preferences as well: Is this option available in iWork also?

Talking about highlighting spelling mistakes is no where near what autocorrect does or means. Important Links: Community Guidelines : Use the reputation system if you've been helped. You don't need to relaunch the app or anything, the change is instant and can be reversed simply by selecting the "Check Spelling Automatically" option from the same menu again. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply afrizen, Mar 24, 2010 afrizen macrumors newbie Joined: Mar 24, 2010 #12 Respect Pile-on Yet another brand new

and yes, i've opened inspector, text, more, and selected English. In the example below, you can see the highlighted paragraph is coded not to check for spelling.Check Your Proofing Exception OptionsThere is one other setting you probably should check as there It's important to note that choosing to leave "Check Spelling While Typing" enabled will not cause the autocorrection to occur, instead it allows for detected typos and errors to be found, check over here by the way i posted like 20 minutes ago..

If not, it’s on to possible solution number two!! Until (if) Apple fixes this you'll have to change your language back to English. In one case the language kept reverting to "none". The normal procedure of just briefly pressing the Power button of the iPad merely puts it to ‘sleep’.

It actually corrects only the errors where there is only one suggestion available, e.g. "sopistication" turns into "sophistication". When I type I often do spelling mistakes and spellchecker complains about them. I don't want to do research (First year tenure-track faculty) more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact Nov 30, 2010 8:43 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Dudester45, Dudester45 Feb 15, 2011 11:33 PM in response to Peggy Level 1 (10 points) Feb 15,

keyboard-shortcuts spell-check iwork-pages share|improve this question edited Aug 9 '11 at 19:30 slhck 127k38322366 asked Aug 27 '10 at 14:02 Sergiy Byelozyorov 1,07761840 add a comment| 4 Answers 4 active oldest Moreover, if I type a word that is not in the Dictionary, it may happen that it will be replaced by a different similar word, despite the correct spelling. Feel free to use colorful language when expressing your oppinon of this problem, but colourful language will be red-lined. Welcome to Mac-Forums!

Mar 14, 2011 12:13 PM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by dubipod, dubipod Mar 25, 2011 1:21 PM in response to Gael Level 1 (0 points) Mar 25, Macbook, Mac OS X (10.6.4) Posted on Dec 1, 2010 3:26 AM Reply I have this question too Q: Spell Check not working Hide Question All replies Helpful answers Page 1 Reply Paul says: May 6, 2014 at 5:06 pm Great question Mark, here's the answer: Reply Alejandro says: June 23, 2014 at 6:13 pm Thank you this helped me cheers No, create an account now.