Bug 122283 - Auto spell not working nor is spell being corrected by words in dictionary
Summary: Auto spell not working nor is spell being corrected by words in dictionary
Status: NEEDINFO
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
Version:
(earliest affected)
6.1.4.2 release
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Blocks: Spell-Checking
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Reported: 2018-12-22 21:18 UTC by Miles
Modified: 2019-07-30 03:18 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Miles 2018-12-22 21:18:55 UTC
Description:
---this question was posted to Libreoffice site---
Hi, I'm currently using Libreoffice 6.1.4 and periodically (especially after a Windows 10 Preview Update) my auto spell doesn't seem to be functioning. I type a word incorrectly and I'm not getting the red squiggly line under it to indicated the spelling is incorrect. Too, I was also noticing that words I know are in the dictionary were coming up with a red squiggly line (when, apparently, auto spell was working). As I said, it happens then seems to correct itself. Right now, I've put my manuscript on hold since it isn't working. Anyone able to help? Thanks much in advance.

Steps to Reproduce:
1.anytime I type
2.create a new .odt document and everything is fine
3.doesn't work on an already established document (as I said, it periodically doesn't work.

Actual Results:
After seeing that a new document doesn't seem effected by this problem, I cut and paste my original manuscript to a new document and saved it under the same name.  

Expected Results:
Problem still exists in that original documents.


Reproducible: Always


User Profile Reset: No



Additional Info:
I've also had to rebuild some of REPLACE words...they were wiped out after the cut and paste but I can deal with this.
Comment 1 m.a.riosv 2018-12-22 22:21:08 UTC
Please attach a sample file with the issue.
Comment 2 Miles 2018-12-22 22:25:51 UTC
Hi,
Here is a smple of what Libreoffice 6.1.4.2 isn’t doing.

I just hit the Add Comment button in response to your request for a sample.
Comment 3 Miles 2018-12-22 22:26:48 UTC
(In reply to Miles from comment #2)
> Hi,
> Here is a smple of what Libreoffice 6.1.4.2 isn’t doing.
> 
> I just hit the Add Comment button in response to your request for a sample.

Thanks
Comment 4 Xisco Faulí 2019-01-17 11:56:22 UTC
(In reply to Miles from comment #2)
> Hi,
> Here is a smple of what Libreoffice 6.1.4.2 isn’t doing.
> 
> I just hit the Add Comment button in response to your request for a sample.

Hi Miles,
you didn't attach any document...
Please, use the Add an attachment link...
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2019-07-30 03:18:45 UTC
Dear Miles,

This bug has been in NEEDINFO status with no change for at least
6 months. Please provide the requested information as soon as
possible and mark the bug as UNCONFIRMED. Due to regular bug
tracker maintenance, if the bug is still in NEEDINFO status with
no change in 30 days the QA team will close the bug as INSUFFICIENTDATA
due to lack of needed information.

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