Check spelling

To check spelling in the current document

  1. On the Tools menu, click Spelling Check.
  2. For each word that is not recognized a dialog box will appear.
  3. In the Spelling dialog box:
    • To change unrecognized word with replacement in Change to box, click Change.
    • To ignore unrecognized word, click Ignore.
    • To ignore all unrecognized words and complete spelling check, click Ignore All.
    • To make the word recognized, click Add to add it to dictionary.
    • To abort spelling check, click Cancel.


  • You can highlight unrecognizd words with a red underline. To enable or disable unrecognized word highlighting, on the Options menu, click Auto Spell Check