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HCl is converted to Hcl - how to stop [closed]

asked 2014-06-05 17:43:38 +0200

LDC3 gravatar image

Every time I enter "HCl" into a cell and press enter, the program converts it to Hcl, believing I made a capitalization error. How do I prevent it from happening?

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Closed for the following reason the question is answered, right answer was accepted by Alex Kemp
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The same question was asked for a different string:

bencomp gravatar imagebencomp ( 2014-06-07 10:49:00 +0200 )edit

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answered 2014-06-05 17:51:13 +0200

Lupp gravatar image

updated 2014-06-05 17:52:28 +0200

'Tools' > 'AutoCorrect Options ...' > 'Options' : Switch off second option 'Correct TWo INitial CApitals'

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Is that for the file, or for each sheet?

LDC3 gravatar imageLDC3 ( 2014-06-05 18:30:43 +0200 )edit

It's for the AutoCorrect feature as running on your system. It won't be saved and passed on with the document. (Hope my old experiences don't lead me wrong!)

Lupp gravatar imageLupp ( 2014-06-05 18:39:26 +0200 )edit

answered 2014-06-06 18:08:56 +0200

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You can also include the "HCl" in the exceptions list of the Autocorrect Options. There are exceptions like CDs..

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