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Am Donnerstag, 11. Juli 2013 schrieb Steve Edmonds:
On 2013-07-12 05:21, Fred James wrote:
Walther Koehler wrote:
Salute, LO-fans,

I have a problem with spell check:

"This is a rong sntence with man mistokes."

spell check <f7>
marks with a red underline what should be changed.
So far so well.

1) When adding manually "w" before "rong" and pressing change, spell
will jump back to the start of the paragraph and start checking it again
while deleting all hard-formats (like bold) in that very paragraph.

2) When adding manually "y" at the end of "man", the next red mark ist
not "mistokes" but a black "m" and red "istokes". Now you can
replace "istokes" with "mistakes", however the text will read as
This shift of the red mark ist continued with the following words. This
misbehaviour occurs only, when two incorrect words follow each other.

Debian Linux, LO 4.0.4 (download 11.07.13), checked with german.

Can someone confirm this? In that case, I would submit a bug (I
screened the
bug list already without finding a reference).


Walther Koehler
Perhaps I am not doing this the way you are?  But I copied/pasted
    "This is a rong sntence with man mistokes"
into a new LO text document and ran spell check on it with the end
result of
    "This is a wrong sentence with man mistakes "
without encountering any difficulties.

I don't see a way to manually add a "w" within the spell check dialog
box ... perhaps I am just not looking in the right place?
Fred James

Hi Walther, are you pressing f7 to make the corrections. On 3.6 I lose
any bold formatting, but I do not encounter the other problems Fred has.

Hi Steve,

sorry, I have given not the best example (I had not switched dictionary so on 
my PC "man" was considered correct). Please use something like

"This is a rong sntence with munn mistokes."

with two consekutive wrong words and correct it by typing an additionally 
letter at the end of "munn". The next red mark will be "m" (black) "istokes" 

The 1st error (loss of bold and other hard formats in the paragraph) also 
happens, when one tries to correct outside the red mark in the upper window 
of spell check.

Thank you for your response.



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