Chosen solution Make sure that you have a dictionary installed and selected. Thanks for your help. This is the first time I have ever had to manually install the dictionary. The "Check my spelling as I type" option is ticked. http://philgiebler.com/spell-check/spell-check-mozilla-firefox-not-working.html
I repeat: Is there even anybody looking at this problem that I have experienced since at least Version 24? There is an obvious disconnect in your post on this subject since there is no such option under Tools in Version 30. At least one dictionary should be installed and have a check mark to indicate that it is selected. mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox spell checker on but not working Support Forum This thread was archived. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1102214
You could also had reset firefox, for that refer to the [[Reset Firefox – easily fix most problems]] article. Modified October 20, 2014 at 5:13:01 PM PDT by James judger 0 solutions 4 answers Posted 10/21/14, 10:06 AM Maybe I am dense, but with over 40 years IT experience, I I tried the "Refresh Firefox" option and then completely uninstalled Firefox and re-installed a fresh copy off the Mozilla website, and neither one of those options corrected the problem.
Firefox Editing Tools Article Discussion Edit Article Translate Article Show Translations What Links Here Show History Customize this article Firefox Version 51 Version 50 Version 49 Version 48 Version 47 Version Firefox Spell Check Not Working 2016 It is possible that the website is disabling the Firefox spelling checker. mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Support Forum Firefox automatic spell check not working Support Forum This thread was archived. https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1093164 mozilla Ask a question Sign In English Search Home Firefox Learn the Basics: get started How do I use the Firefox spell checker?
Where did it go???"' cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 10/21/14, 11:38 AM Are you using the en-US locale or another locale? Firefox Uk Dictionary Don Spell check stopped working a few days ago on my Windows 7 desktop computer. You can also make sure that you are enabling spell-checking in the Advanced section, under the General tab. (language) Tools (or ) > Options > Content (spell-check) Tools (or ) > Make sure that [X] "Check Spelling" in the right-click context menu is check-marked.
Facebook on Firefox won't spell check, even though the setting is active on the browser 2 replies 7 have this problem 628 views Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago JoshDouglas https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-use-firefox-spell-checker Japnese displays incorrectly as unreadable symbols, is there a unicode option anymore? Firefox Spell Check Dictionary when a solution is found. Firefox Spell Check Not Working In Gmail Support Forum This thread was archived.
How can I resolve this issue? check over here If a warning screen comes up, press the Be Careful button. At about the time my spell checking failed, I installed the Add-On Ghostery. I used to be able to enable spell checking for posts to a heavily used morningstar.com forum that has many very educated users, and it is indeed embarrassing to post statements Firefox Spell Checker Not Working
This is strange, I've installed the English (British) Language Pack add-on from the link below, and checked that it was in my add-ons afterwards (I thnk it was in either the cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 7/18/14, 6:43 PM Chosen Solution Yes, that is quite likely. the-edmeister said Did you install the UK English spell-check dictionary after doing the Refresh and the re-installation? http://philgiebler.com/spell-check/spell-check-on-mozilla-is-not-working.html Not all locales come with a dictionary installed due to licensing reasons.
I uninstalled Firefox and then re-installed it and now my Spell Check does not work I'm having problems confirming my new Firefox Account Firefox Sync troubleshooting and tips Usernames and passwords Thunderbird Spell Check Doesn't Work Advanced panel - Accessibility, browsing, network, updates, and other advanced settings in Firefox What to do if Firefox won't play any sounds cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 6/16/14, 7:03 The problem seems to be that I don;t have the usual 'Check speling' option when I right click in a text box (see attached) My PC (running XP) died recently and
OurJud Posted 1/1/16, 6:56 PM Question owner Hi, cor-el. Spell Check is now working. Click OK to close the Options window.Click Close to close the Preferences window.Close the Preferences window. Firefox Autocorrect Otherwise the words wouldn't be underlined.
The bug affects [[Profiles - Where Firefox stores your bookmarks, passwords and other user data|profile]] file paths that have certain characters in them. * Bug 902532 - Spellchecking broken with non-ASCII Type: '''layout.spellcheckDefault''' Its values are; 0 Spell Checker Off 1 Check Only Multi-Line Input Boxes. 2 Check Multi And Single Line Input Boxes. The spell check dictionary is separate thing. weblink About the used FF installation, it was always downloaded from the Mozilla official website.
spell checker on but not working 4 replies 1 has this problem 124 views Last reply by FredMcD 1 year ago nonothing Posted 10/27/15, 11:29 AM I've been through tools, advanced, At least one dictionary should be installed and have a check mark to indicate that it is selected. *Open the "Add Dictionaries" link to install a dictionary if you do not If the word is not found in the dictionary, it will be underlined in red, as in the following example: Note: Automatic spell-checking is only turned on for text boxes containing Note that only en-US and one or two other locales of Firefox comes with a dictionary due to licensing reasons ever sine inline spell check existed starting Firefox 2.0 Also need
My computer has Windows 8 64bit. --------- NOTE Apparently this problem was caused by a Firefox bug that was fixed in Firefox 23.1 The nature of the problem was such that however, dictionary wasn't installed and that solved the problem.. Thank you. Please ask a new question if you need help.
automatic spell check not working 3 replies 6 have this problem 1299 views Last reply by cor-el 5 years ago satnamcat Posted 7/21/11, 2:39 PM Firefox crashed...uninstalled 3.16.4 and installed 3.6.15...now Somebody dropped the ball. Type: layout.spellcheckDefault Its values are; 0 Spell Checker Off 1 Check Only Multi-Line Input Boxes. 2 Check Multi And Single Line Input Boxes. Content available under a Creative Commons license.
Open the "Add Dictionaries" link to install a dictionary if you do not have one. It's been working very nicely for a number of years, but now it's stopped. This includes Outlook.com web based e-mail and numerous forum sites I frequent. Thank you.
Because, and again, there's not a browser like this one. Dictionaries need to be unpacked in order to work properly and you would normally find this folder with the files in the dictionaries folder. *[email protected] *https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/firefox/addon/british-english-dictionary-2/ You can use this button Adding dictionaries You can install other dictionaries as necessary. Advanced panel - Accessibility, browsing, network, updates, and other advanced settings in Firefox Recovering important data from an old profile cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 7/21/11, 6:35 PM Chosen
The spelling checker is enabled if [X] "Check Spelling" in the right-click context menu has a checkmark. At the top of the Firefox window, click on the Firefox button and then select ExitAt the top of the Firefox window, click on the File menu and then select ExitOn I tried the "Refresh Firefox" option and then completely uninstalled Firefox and re-installed a fresh copy off the Mozilla website, and neither one of those options corrected the problem.