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spell check

Postby jcsuperstar » Thu Jan 01, 2009 3:43 am

can we get one of these?
the other board had the best one i've ever come across....
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Re: spell check

Postby retrofuturist » Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:07 am

Greetings JC,

It seems as if thedhamma has added one now.

Is it working for you?

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Re: spell check

Postby jcsuperstar » Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:27 am

retrofuturist wrote:Greetings JC,

It seems as if thedhamma has added one now.

Is it working for you?

Metta,
Retro. :)

where is it? i dont see one....
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Re: spell check

Postby retrofuturist » Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:37 am

Greetings JC,

Type up a post and type something in wrong. Is it underlined in red? If so, what happens when you right-click the word?

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: spell check

Postby Fede » Thu Jan 01, 2009 7:56 am

meine dusint werk. no red underline, no spell check.

And once we submit something to drafts - how do we then post it onto forum? Copy and paste?
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Re: spell check

Postby jcsuperstar » Thu Jan 01, 2009 8:00 am

retrofuturist wrote:Greetings JC,

Type up a post and type something in wrong. Is it underlined in red? If so, what happens when you right-click the word?

Metta,
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i got nothing :?

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Re: spell check

Postby jcsuperstar » Sat Jan 03, 2009 8:51 am

so, is it just me that cant see it?
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Re: spell check

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jan 03, 2009 9:14 am

Interesting... it would seem so. It's working fine on my computer. Can anyone else comment on whether the spell check is operational on their posts?

Test it by typing a nonsense word and seeing if it is underlined in red (like when you type something wrong in MS Word).

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: spell check

Postby tiltbillings » Sat Jan 03, 2009 9:46 am

Mispellling wurds maks yuo louk stoopid.

Damdifino how it works.

The Google toolbar has a nifty spell-checker that works quite nicely for this sort of thing.
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Re: spell check

Postby retrofuturist » Sat Jan 03, 2009 9:55 am

Greetings,

Thanks tilt... that makes perfect sense. What I thought was the inbuilt spelling checker was just Google Chrome demonstrating what a superior web browser it is. I've been using it since the day venerable Appicchato put me onto it.

Now that we're clear on the issue we'll find out what spell check options exist. In the meantime, move to Google Chrome because it's cool. :ugeek:

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Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: spell check

Postby Ben » Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:47 am

May I suggest you try using Firefox?
Internet Explorer, which I usually use as my default browser, is playing up. I didn't get spell check function using it, however, switching to Firefox I notice I'm being corrected! Give it a go!
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