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AutoCorrect

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Fast access to Outlook 2013's spell-checker and auto-correct options

In an attempt to clean up the right-click menu in Word 2013 and WordMail for Outlook 2013, Microsoft removed the AutoCorrect submenu and other options. You can add spell-check to the Quick Access toolbar, but it's faster simply to press F7.

By March 12, 2013

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Blown text auto-correct locks down school

A Georgia student texts: "Gunna be at West Hall this afternoon." Auto-correct, however changes the first word to "gunman." Pandemonium ensues.

By February 29, 2012

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AutoCorrector app corrects iPhone auto-correct

No more stork clouds in the sky! Add your own words, names, and nicknames to your iOS auto-correct database and save yourself from potentially embarrassing auto-correct typos.

By June 13, 2011

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How to add auto-correct to Gmail in Chrome

Correct spelling can really change the effect of an e-mail on its recipient.

By September 26, 2011

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Transferring MS Word AutoCorrect entries

Moving the AutoCorrect entries you created in Word from one PC to another is not nearly as easy as such a common operation should be, but it is possible.

By September 21, 2010

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Auto-corrected text leads to killing

A man sends a text to his friend. Unfortunately, his phone uses predictive texting and changes the spelling of a word. The resulting text so enrages the recipient that a fatal argument ensues.

By February 14, 2011

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Correction: MakerBot, AutoDesk, SXSW

123D Creature is not a version of the AutoDesk app 123D Catch, as originally reported in this story. It is a separate app.

By March 9, 2013

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Transfer AutoCorrect settings to a new PC

A simple Word macro backs up, restores, and lets you transfer your custom AutoCorrect entries.

By May 20, 2008

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Put Office's AutoCorrect feature to work for you

Customize the AutoCorrect option in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint to make short work of long, common words.

By May 19, 2008

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Turn off auto-correct in TextEdit

Mac OS X Snow Leopard adds automatic spell check to TextEdit. Here's how to turn it off.

August 24, 2009