RE: Word 2007 woes, no red underlining

Subject: RE: Word 2007 woes, no red underlining
From: Lorraine Kiewiet <lkiewiet -at- earthlink -dot- net>
To: Mike McCallister <mike -dot- mccallister -at- pkware -dot- com>, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 25 May 2010 09:23:26 -0700 (GMT-07:00)

Thanks, Mike.
The CTRL+A looked like it was going to work, because it revealed that English(US)was used by a mixture of the text. Sadly, reapplying English to the selected text did not do the trick. I'm now very familiar with where to look in Proofing thanks to this experience. Grrrr.
--Lorraine


-----Original Message-----
>From: Mike McCallister <mike -dot- mccallister -at- pkware -dot- com>
>Sent: May 25, 2010 8:56 AM
>To: Lorraine Kiewiet <lkiewiet -at- earthlink -dot- net>, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
>Subject: RE: Word 2007 woes, no red underlining
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>Lorraine,
>
>Check the Proofing Options. I got there by opening the Spell Check and clicking Options; there may be a more direct way. Make sure Check Spelling As You Type is checked, and that Hide Spelling Errors in this Document (in Exceptions for the current document) is not checked.
>
>If all of this is OK, and you still have the problem, select all text, open Language again, and click English US (or the appropriate language setting).
>
>HTH.
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>Mike
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: techwr-l-bounces+mike -dot- mccallister=pkware -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com [mailto:techwr-l-bounces+mike -dot- mccallister=pkware -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com] On Behalf Of Lorraine Kiewiet
>Sent: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 10:45 AM
>To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
>Subject: Word 2007 woes, no red underlining
>
>I have checked all over the Help and Google'd the question, but I cannot find out how to turn ON the red underlining for a misspelled word. I have tried all of the suggestions that I found, to no avail. I was forced by IT to upgrade and it has been awful to relearn things, let alone find out why Spell Checking is not underlining misspelled words like it used to.
>
>The "Do not check spelling" box is clear in the language dialog.
>
>Many thanks in advance,
>
>--Lorraine
>
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