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judger 0 solutions 4 answers Posted 7/10/14, 10:51 AM Thank you for clarifying since I am indeed running a Mac. I will, however, reinstall FF from time to time and check if this problem is fixed. when a solution is found. You'll have to understand the dictionaries play an important role on the kind of usage I give to you, and if you can't handle the ones you provide on your own navigate here

When you figure out what's causing your issues, please let us know. You can see which dictionary is selected if you right-click in a text area and open the Languages submenu. In conclusion, the way to fix this problem is: downgrade your Firefox to previous version (22), by uninstalling the most recent version, and installing the older one. 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 find this

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Ubuntu makes a lot of changes to Firefox (possibly including the installation of extra dictionaries) and the result may not always work properly anymore.
So in case of problems it My post under gives more information. I have installed the dictionary over and over with absolutely NO effect. We're not affiliated or endorsed by the Mozilla Corporation but we love them just the same.

One method of using Firefox Reset is from the button in the Troubleshooting Information display. Also, check the spellchecker.dictionary entry. Problem is, the English dictionary stops working or isn't there anymore, so how can I know if it's working? Thunderbird Spell Check Doesn't Work What now?

OurJud Posted 1/1/16, 6:56 PM Question owner Hi, cor-el. Firefox Spell Check Not Working 2016 Cancel Subscribe to feed Question details Product Firefox Topic Other System Details Windows 7 Firefox 37.0 More system details Additional System Details Installed Plug-ins Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and So, basically we're back to editing file values... https://support.mozilla.org/questions/1093164 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

I went back into the morningstar.com forum, checked that spell checking is on and purposely misspelled several words. Firefox Uk Dictionary Language and dictionary set. 3 replies 4 have this problem 351 views Last reply by Whiskeymac 3 months ago keithbb Posted 3/18/16, 10:19 AM I have set the language and dictionary This is a crap way of doing it. Is there any way I can correct this?

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You can try another underline style to see if that has effect. * http://kb.mozillazine.org/ui.SpellCheckerUnderlineStyle botail Posted 8/12/13, 9:20 AM Question owner So, basically we're back to editing file values... https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/how-do-i-use-firefox-spell-checker If a warning screen comes up, press the '''Be Careful''' button. Firefox Spell Check Dictionary You can enable or disable spell checking globally: Firefox > Preferences > Advanced : General: Browsing: "Check my spelling as I type" You can look here for dictionaries: https://addons.mozilla.org/firefox/language-tools/ Read this answer Firefox Spell Check Not Working In Gmail Thank you.

Whatever the problem was, installing that add-on in your first link did the trick. http://philgiebler.com/spell-check/spell-check-on-mozilla-firefox-not-working.html There is an obvious disconnect in your post on this subject since there is no such option under Tools in Version 30. Open the "Add Dictionaries" link to install a dictionary if you do not have one. You can see which dictionary is selected if you right-click in a text area and open the Languages submenu. Firefox Spell Checker Not Working

This includes Outlook.com web based e-mail and numerous forum sites I frequent. Is there a particular dictionary I should be installing, because when I right click while in a text field and choose '''Add Dictionaries''', it takes me here: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/firefox/language-tools/ ''cor-el [[#answer-825541|said]]''

Modified July 18, 2014 at 5:14:35 PM PDT by cor-el Alvin 0 solutions 6 answers Posted 7/18/14, 5:25 PM Okay. his comment is here [email protected] https://addons.mozilla.org/en-GB/firefox/addon/british-english-dictionary-2/ You can use this button to go to the current Firefox profile folder: Help > Troubleshooting Information > Profile Directory: Show Folder (Linux: Open Directory; Mac: Show in Finder)

Right? Firefox Autocorrect Clicking on this enables spell checking prmanently arrggh permanently! The "Check my spelling as I type" option is ticked.

Modified November 30, 2013 at 1:41:36 AM PST by John99 pcumming 0 solutions 5 answers Posted 12/17/13, 4:49 PM I use the add-on or extension After the Deadline and that seemed

Open the "Add Dictionaries" link to install a dictionary if you do not have one. cor-el Moderator 14591 solutions 132319 answers Posted 7/18/14, 6:06 PM See my above reply. Support Forum This thread was archived. Internet Explorer Spell Check I have used Firefox for many years and gone through many versions, and never had this problem before.

Basically to "onus" for compatibility was shifted onto the extension developer and user reports of perceived incompatibility - ''Mozilla stopped micro-managing to a degree''. Sorry Mozilla Firefox 23, but you'll have to wait a bit longer. It looks like I have to restart Firefox for the change to take effect. http://philgiebler.com/spell-check/spell-check-mozilla-firefox-not-working.html Any changes you've made will automatically be saved.

If a developer is reading this, please check the issue. 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 I have little knowledge about licensing, but I have seen GPL 2.0, LGPL 2.0 and MPL 1.1 (Mozilla Public License) mentioned frequently with regards to software licenses in developer articles and 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

The bug affects profile file paths that have certain characters in them. If a warning screen comes up, press the '''Be Careful''' button. Only a few locales apart from the en-US locale come with a dictionary because of licensing reasons, so if yours doesn't come with one then you will have to install one. At least one dictionary should be installed and have a check mark to indicate that it is selected.

James Top 25 Contributor Moderator 1142 solutions 7906 answers Posted 7/10/14, 10:18 AM Cor-el was responding to a Windows user as it is indeed Tools > Options while on Mac OSX I repeat: Is there even anybody looking at this problem that I have experienced since at least Version 24? And until then, why is the spellcheck box not greyed out if you're using a dictionary where it doesn't apply? Firefox doesn't save web form entries Re-enable add-ons that were disabled when updating Firefox the-edmeister Top 10 Contributor Moderator 4908 solutions 36243 answers Posted 5/12/15, 3:42 AM Chosen Solution Did you

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

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