Read & Write (V9) has an advanced phonetic spellchecker to
analyze and correct spellings. You can choose to spell check as you
type or check you completed work. Any spelling mistake will be
identified and the Spellchecker window will provide a list of
suggested corrections with the meanings of each to aid the correct
The suggestions and meanings can be read by Read & Write (V9) to help
you choose. A spelling log will record every mistake and correction
The spell checker will allow you to work independently and increase
the accuracy of your work.
How to Spell check with Read & Write (V9)
To spell check as you type select it from the drop down menu under
To spell check your completed document highlight the text and click on
the Spell Check button. The Spellchecker window will open with
the first error identified and a list of suggestions.
By selecting one of the suggestions a list of the meanings for that
word will be shown. The suggestions and meanings can be read by
selecting them and clicking on the
button. Once you have found the word that you want it is simply a
matter of clicking on the Change button to have the corrected
word placed in your document.
The spelling options can be adjusted to suit your individual needs.
The spelling options can be opened under the Spell Check
The Spelling Options allows you to
- set up and use a custom dictionary.
- set up search options to check for certain types of errors.
You can access the Advanced Options by selecting the
Advanced Options box.
In the Advanced Options you can:
- Add and delete words in the Auto correct.
- specify suggestions for regularly misspelled words.
- use a phonetic map to search for errors caused by letter groups
that sound the same.
- use the error log file to analyze spelling errors.