Excel has a built-in spelling checker you can use to correct mistakes and identify words or terms that are spelled correctly but don’t appear in Excel’s dictionary.
- [Instructor] Even the best writers…can occasionally misspell a word…which distracts from the author's intent.…Excel has a built in spelling checker…that you can use to correct mistakes…and identify words or terms that are spelled correctly…but do not appear in Excel's dictionary.…This workbook contains a single worksheet…and on it I have the number of inquiries by state.…If I want to check for spelling errors…then I can click the cell A1…and then on the Review tab I'll go all the way…to the left and click Spelling.…
Excel goes through the worksheet…and it identifies the first misspelling…that it identifies.…In this case it has identified C-O-L-A-R-A-D-O…as a word that is not in the dictionary…and in fact it is a misspelling of Colorado.…Excel offers a suggestion.…In this case there's only one,…but if there are more suggestions it will appear here…in the Suggestions panel.…You can either ignore this misspelling once…which means it will not be corrected.…
You can Ignore All which ignores every occurrence…throughout the workbook.…
- Creating workbooks
- Manipulating cell data
- Using core functions and formulas
- Formatting worksheet elements
- Creating PivotTables
- Collaborating with others
- Working with charts
- Adding images and shapes
- Saving workbooks
- Printing files
Skill Level Beginner
1. Get Started with Excel
2. Manage Workbooks
3. Work with Worksheets, Cells, and Cell Data
4. Sort, Filter, and Manage Worksheets
5. Summarize Data Using Formulas and Functions
6. Format Worksheet Elements
7. Work with Charts
8. Work with External Data and Objects
9. Explore PivotTables
10. Review and Share Your Spreadsheets
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