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.
When composing documents in various applications, there are a few built-in correction and substitution functions in OS X that are useful, including spelling as you type, character substitution, and word suggestion options.
The system-wide spell check in OS X has been a welcome addition to the Mac platform, and many developers have implemented it in their programs. However, in some instances this feature may suddenly stop working.
Because of dictionary entries stemming from Google's translation work, the latest version of Chrome no longer thinks "antivirus" or "screensaver" is a misspelled word.
Give Firefox the power to spell-check all text fields on a Web page. Watch today's episode with Veronica Belmont to find out how.
In U.K. primary schools' curriculum, it's out with the 1939-45 War (or the 1942-45 War, as it's known in some parts) and in with Twitter and Wikipedia. Will the queen object?
Mac OS X 10.4.1: Live spell-checking problem, solution
Office 2004 (#11): Positive reports; Word Find and spell-check issues; Entourage images and certificates; more
Utilities Updates: MacJanitor 1.3; CopyPaste yType 2.6b; Safari Prairiefire 1.0.1; more
Odds and Ends: Myst 4 unsupported under 10.3.7; Another Virex 7.5 issue; Dreamweaver MX spell checker and FileVault