A letter to a customer or client may be composed with the help of a spell-checker
, but the Post-it note attached as an afterthought won't be.
Todmorden is tomcod, whatever tomcod is, but then the spell-checker
rapidly moves on to odoured, outmode, Romford or Stamford.
But if spell-checkers
are risky, grammar-checkers can be downright hazardous.
The start of a new school year wasn't the best time for the Oregon Department of Education to announce that seventh- graders taking the state writing test would be allowed to use computer spell-checkers
to correct errors in their work.
STAFF at a local authority in the Welsh language's heartlands are to be given computer spell-checkers
because their spelling in Welsh is so poor.
For brochures and newsletters, users can view each page as they design then put text together with a column-linking feature and spell-checker
OUI also supports multiple mail attachments, is MIME compatible (including Netscape Mail and Microsoft Exchange), has a built-in spell-checker
, message fonting capability, workgroups (to help organize newsgroups and information more effectively) and automatically encodes and decodes files.
Pronto E-Mail features a graphical user interface with advanced drag-and-drop of messages to folders; multi-level folder hierarchies; a customizable toolbar; multiple signatures for personal, business or other user-defined scenarios; and a built-in spell-checker
The new online E-mail service features native Windows functionality, an extensive address book for storing PRODIGY and Internet addresses, and an integrated spell-checker
-- a first among the major online services.
Summary: Experts explain what the effects of depending entirely on spell-checkers
As Massingham-Pearce says, put not your faith in spell-checkers
market share leader in hand-held electronic language translators, dictionaries, spell-checkers
, thesauruses, personal organizers and precision electronic measuring tools for commercial and residential use.