Too many spelling errors in Word
Thread poster: Heinrich Pesch

Heinrich Pesch  Identity Verified
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Finnish to German
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Apr 16

When I try to read an export file from SDL Studio in Word, the spellchecker stops working after a certain amount of pages. Not only the target, also the source column has these errors, which might be because of non-native names etc. I can cut and past parts of the table and read in chunks, but does anybody how the Word buffer for spelling errors can be made bigger? I have 8 Gb RAM.


Rolf Keller
Local time: 10:26
English to German
No real solution, but ... Apr 16

... read this:

I can cut and past parts of the table and read in chunks

No need to cut & paste. Just select the parts and have them spell-checked one after the other.


esperantisto  Identity Verified
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English to Russian
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OpenOffice Apr 16

I encountered the same problem on several occasions and the only solution I could find was to open the problem file in Apache OpenOffice or LibreOffice.


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