Bug 50608 - EDITING: Spell checker does not work
Summary: EDITING: Spell checker does not work
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 50552
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.5.4 release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: BSA
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-06-02 02:30 UTC by christopher
Modified: 2017-10-26 16:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description christopher 2012-06-02 02:30:08 UTC
Problem description: Spell checker does not work, neither dynamically nor by explicitly requesting a spell check.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Ensure spell checking is enabled
2. Type some text including spelling mistakes
3. Spelling errors are not highlighted

Current behavior: No spell check

Expected behavior: Spelling errors should be highlighted

Platform (if different from the browser): Windows 7
Browser: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/536.5 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/19.0.1084.52 Safari/536.5
Comment 1 manj_k 2012-06-02 06:55:13 UTC
(In reply to comment #1)


Thanks for your bug report.
- What text language?
- To narrow down the cause: Please have a look at https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=50552#c8 .
Comment 2 christopher 2012-06-02 16:45:14 UTC
Thanks for the update. Language was English(UK). I have followed the suggestions in the linked bug, and that has resolved the issue. Thanks again.
Comment 3 manj_k 2012-06-02 17:46:52 UTC
Thanks for testing.
Marked as duplicate of bug 50552 due to comment #2.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 50552 ***