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syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000027<h1 class="topictitle1">Checking spelling</h1>
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syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000031<div><p>This documentation describes how to check spelling in a structured
kprice9c922d82006-08-30 22:07:19 +000032text editor.</p>
34<div class="section"> <p>The structured text editors for markup languages (accessed from
syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000035the Project Explorer's pop-up menu or by clicking the Source tab in certain
36editors) provide a spell checking feature.</p>
37<p>To check spelling in an HTML,
38XML, or other file that uses a structured markup language:</p>
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42<li><span>(Optional) To select the dictionary that will be used, click <span class="menucascade">
43<span class="uicontrol">Window</span> &gt; <span class="uicontrol">Preferences</span> &gt; <span class="uicontrol">Spell
syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000044Check</span></span>.</span></li>
kprice9c922d82006-08-30 22:07:19 +000045
syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000046<li><span>Open in a structured text editor the file whose spelling you want
47to check.</span></li>
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49<li><span>Start the spelling checker by clicking <span class="menucascade"><span class="uicontrol">Edit</span>
50 &gt; <span class="uicontrol">Spell Check</span></span>.</span></li>
syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000052<li><span>Type a new spelling into the <span class="uicontrol">Change to</span> field,
53or select one of the available options. Click the <span class="uicontrol">Change</span> button
54to change the current instance of the word in the current document. Click
55the <span class="uicontrol">Change All</span> button to change all instances of the
56word in the current document. You can also click the <span class="uicontrol">Add</span> button
57to add the currently selected spelling to your dictionary.</span></li>
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syeshin17ed4a62005-07-25 17:10:24 +000059<li><span>Use the controls in the Spell Check dialog box to ignore, change,
60or add terms to the current dictionary. (To remove a word after it has been
61added to the dictionary, click the <span class="uicontrol">Dictionary</span> push
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68<div><div class="relconcepts"><strong>Related concepts</strong><br />
69<div><a href="csrcedt004.html" title="Structured text editor is any of several text editors that you can use to edit various markup languages such as HTML, JavaScript, or XML.">Structured text editors for markup
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