Spell check

  jivsmith 10:57 08 Feb 2011
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I use gmail and Hotmail, accessing both with Firefox
Both have a spellcheck, but the gmail one neither allows me to add words to the dictionary nor auto corrects a single i into I as other spellchecks do.
Have tried contacting gmail about it, unsuccessfully.
I would be grateful for help - either in correcting these omissions or importing a more efficient spellcheck into gmail.
Joan

  Woolwell 12:02 08 Feb 2011

If you use Firefox's own spell check it will underline the i in gmail. You have to look closely to see the red line under the i.

  Woolwell 12:10 08 Feb 2011

If you right click the word which is not recognised by the Firefox spell checker you can add it to the dictionary.

  jivsmith 16:30 08 Feb 2011

Sadly neither of these happen - no red line under the I (even under a magnifying glass!) and a right click brings up "add dictionary" not "add to dictionary"
Interestingly the spell check to this message does both.
Joan.

  Woolwell 16:37 08 Feb 2011

Hm works for me with gmail and Firefox. Which dictionary add-on do you have in Firefox?

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