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Spell check not working

asked 2016-10-03 04:04:52 +0100

brianmines gravatar image

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and LibreOfice, and Spell Check does not work. How can this be corrected?

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Running the hunspell-en-gb installer from command line terminal ( sudo apt-get install hunspell-en-gb ) worked for me too running Libre Office Writer on Trisquel 8.0 LTS Flidas GNU/Linux (based on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS) and wishing for English(UK) spell check. When I exited and restarted Libre Office spell check was working correctly with propah UK English.

TrisquelUser gravatar imageTrisquelUser ( 2020-04-06 12:02:31 +0100 )edit

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answered 2016-10-03 10:36:22 +0100

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Start with reading this tutorial:

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answered 2016-10-03 10:58:21 +0100

updated 2020-01-30 13:24:56 +0100

In Debian, spellchecking for LibreOffice is provided by the 'hunspell'-packages. Should work in Ubuntu, too.

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