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Spell check: almost always also everywhere

Today we will work with programs that check the spelling of the input text in various applications. In the course of testing we will try to pay attention to the most important moments and also evaluate utilities with the most critical eyes. So, let's begin.

Checking the spelling with The Bat!

The postal customer The Bat! It contains standard tools that allow you to check the spelling of the message. For this purpose the item of the first menu "Spelling" is designed, which is made available in the mode of creating a message. Spell checkers are standard: using special menu items you can check already finished text, or set automatic spelling check.

If immediately with the program was installed language module, The Bat! can check the spelling of not only the English text, but also other languages, including Russian and Ukrainian. Before the source of the spelling check, you must select a language.



Similar program allows you to add dictionaries in the TLX-format. For this purpose the item "Dictionaries" from the menu "Spelling" is intended, besides it external dictionaries in DIC format are available. To the additional possibilities of labor with dictionaries is the export of also importing the dictionary into a text act also in the reverse.

Checking the spelling in Outlook Express

You can set spell-check parameters by selecting "Tools -> Options", on the "Spelling" tab it is allowed to set the spelling as well to edit the dictionary. But the check is even easier - you need to select "Tools -> Spelling", or use the "F7" key or the "Spelling" button on the toolbar. During the test, Outlook Express will allow you to choose an error-free variation and replace it with an error phrase.

Checking the spelling in every program

To verify the correctness of the text, which is typed on the keyboard, you need to install a special application, for example Spell Checker. This program, being resident, tracks the typed text also checks its correctness, or examines the contents of the clipboard - data and other parameters are set in the settings. The work of Spell Checker is to display the wrong words in the specified screen area, for example, next to the mouse cursor.

In the settings of the program it is allowed to set the location of the error message as well as the time it will be on the screen. For this purpose the tab "Visualization (input)" is intended. In addition, the appearance of a word with an error is allowed to be accompanied by a sound signal. On the "Dictionaries" tab it is allowed to check the dictionaries used for checking.

Access to the program settings is possible in the icon located in the system tray. Basic settings are available in the "Options" section.