RE: American English to British English

Subject: RE: American English to British English
From: "Jane Carnall" <jane -dot- carnall -at- digitalbridges -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2001 12:47:09 +0100

Sybille Sterk asks:
>Are there any guidelines on how to convert a document with British English
>spelling to American English? It's probably not enough to just use the
>spell checker? Is there anything else I need to change?

Select Tools | Language | Set Language and click on English (U.S.), then the
Default button, to set American English as the default language.

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Jane Carnall
Technical Writer, Digital Bridges, Scotland
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