Office 2000, spell check

  Madrat 15:03 06 Nov 2008
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Whilst using word spell check I inadvertently clicked on add instead of change, how do I remove that word from the dictionary?

  VoG II 15:10 06 Nov 2008

This may help click here

  Madrat 18:24 06 Nov 2008

its a bit over my head. I might just uninstal and re instal office.

  T I M B O 18:27 06 Nov 2008

After you have removed word, there will still be files left behind and quite often they remember them type of things you have done, give it a go by all means.

  Madrat 18:30 06 Nov 2008

I can always go to registry and remove word from there.

  I am Spartacus 18:33 06 Nov 2008

Search for custom.dic, probably in 'documents and settings' and open it in Notepad, remove the word and save it.

  Madrat 18:35 06 Nov 2008

will give that a go, thanks

  britto 19:24 06 Nov 2008

In Word go tools/options/spelling & grammar
click the dictionaries tab next to custom.dic
then edit

  Madrat 21:41 06 Nov 2008

Thanks everyone, I used britto's sugestion. Problem solved

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