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TSquaredF 09-17-2013 11:18 AM

Spell check in Alien's Libreoffice package not working
 
I have been using Alien's Libreoffice packages since he started putting them out. I don't think I have ever had to do anything to get spell check to work, but recently (v. 4.0.4 & 4.0.5), I can't get it to work at all. I've got it set to check spelling as I type & never get an indication of a misspelled word. I have set up a document with misspelled words in it, clicked on Spell Check, then gotten the spell check dialogue box, but it tells me that spell check is complete with no words marked. What have I missed or what do I have to do next?
Regards,
Bill

WhiteWolf1776 09-17-2013 12:28 PM

Go here:
http://extensions.libreoffice.org/ex...s-dictionaries

download your dictionary.. open it should have libreoffice install it for you... all will be well ;)

Alien Bob 09-17-2013 01:40 PM

I am looking at packaging the dictionaries differently for LibreOffice 4.1.x. That is why it is taking so long to release a new package... I have very little time for experimenting and every compilation of the LibreOffice sources takes ages.

Eric

TSquaredF 09-17-2013 03:53 PM

@ WhiteWolf1776: Thanks. That did it.

@ Alien Bob: Thanks to you, again & again. I use a huge number of your packages in my -current installations and really appreciate the effort you put in.

Regards,
Bill

ProzacR 02-04-2014 08:55 AM

I have similar and not solved problem with http://extensions.libreoffice.org/ex...n-dictionaries on Libreoffice version: 4.1.4.2 Build ID: SlackBuild for 4.1.4 by Eric Hameleers. Not sure it is supposed to work on 4.1.x at all.

ponce 02-04-2014 10:24 AM

you can find everything you need in the download folders on Eric's server (also l10n and dict packages)

http://taper.alienbase.nl/mirrors/pe...s/libreoffice/


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