After the careful installation of MS Word 97, I found that it contained USA English dictionaries, so I reinstalled Microsoft Word 97. Again I was very careful to select language, English (British, UK). Yet again, the spellchecker is still, English United States. Also the keyboard has now acquired USA format. i.e@ instead of “ etc etc. I have used the Keyboard facility in the Control Panel, but it will not accept any corrections.
Any suggestions on how I can rectify these anomalies?
This is an interesting question. I use a couple of English/English (?) spell checkers, but I still find that the English/American sometimes crops up.I put this down to the software,in the main, being manufactured and produced or licensed in the US.
Monument. I did check Regional Settings in the Control Panel. They are set for UK.
Sorry, I forgot to say that the OS is Win 98SE.
When try to set the UK language in the KEYBOARD settings in the Control Panel, a box opens asking thay I insert 98SE CD ROM to search for KBDUK.KBD;wIN98_50 CA. Na matter how hard I try I cannot locate this file/ref