Checking spelling and grammar


show more Checking spelling and grammar provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Maria Langer as part of the Word for Mac 2011 Essential Training show less
please wait ...

Checking spelling and grammar

One of the great things about word processors is their built-in spelling checkers. Word has a good one and you can configure it to work as you type or run it manually when you're finished with your document. I love Word's spelling checker and I admit that I rely on it too much. Mostly to catch typos made by fingers that type faster than my mind thinks. I wouldn't be surprised, however, if my dependence on Word's spelling checker was the cause of my deteriorating spelling skills. Word also has a grammar checker that can work in the background as you type or be running in conjunction with a manual spelling check.

I am not nearly as fond of the grammar checker. I intend to keep it turned off. Why? Well, I am a writer and I write for a living. I don't need a computer algorithm questioning my grammar. I am not saying my grammar is perfect. I just don't like being bugged by Word's commentary on it. If you'd like some grammar tips as you write, you might want to l...

Checking spelling and grammar
Video duration: 8m 19s 7h 3m Beginner

Viewers:

Checking spelling and grammar provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Maria Langer as part of the Word for Mac 2011 Essential Training

Subject:
Business
Software:
Word for Mac
Author:
please wait ...