Fixing spelling typos on the fly
Thread poster: pjg111

pjg111  Identity Verified
Local time: 10:09
Member (2010)
English to French
Jul 30, 2012

Hi,

As many other products, MemoQ highlights spelling mistakes on the fly (if the relevant setting is checked in Options). However I could not find any way to instantly fix the mistake or add the unknown term to the list of ignored words. It looks like I have to run a spell checking over the whole document before being able to do so. Is my understanding correct?

Many thanks in advance for any help.

Cheers.

PG


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Juancar
English to Spanish
Indeed Jul 30, 2012

I also miss this function. It would be great to b able to do it, but maybe it's quite difficult to implement.

Cheers

JC


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István Lengyel
Hungary
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Just wait a bit more :) Jul 30, 2012

I think the title goes without the need to explain further.

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Gabriela Daniela Ardeleanu  Identity Verified
Romania
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Me too... Jul 30, 2012

This function would make MemoQ the perfect CAT tool

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Pavel Tsvetkov  Identity Verified
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Seconded Aug 2, 2012

It is indeed strange that a simple function like real-time spell checking (which is present even in Word, not to mention Trados) should be missing from both MemoQ and Dejavu X2. I hope it gets implemented soon.

[Edited at 2012-08-02 23:22 GMT]


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pjg111  Identity Verified
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Waiting, dear István, but not too long! Aug 3, 2012

István Lengyel wrote:

I think the title goes without the need to explain further.


I accept your advice but hopefully for the very next releases!

Cheers.

Patrick


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pjg111  Identity Verified
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Half implemented so far Aug 3, 2012

Pavel Tsvetkov wrote:

It is indeed strange that a simple function like real-time spell checking (which is present even in Word, not to mention Trados) should be missing from both MemoQ and Dejavu X2. I hope it gets implemented soon.

[Edited at 2012-08-02 23:22 GMT]


IMHO actually real-time spell checking is 50pct implemented. What we lack is being able to FIX the typos and mistakes on the fly. Typos and mistakes are reported on the fly.

Cheers.

Patrick


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