Spell Check Not Working in Windows® Mail
What are the reasons for the spell checker stops working error in Windows Mail messages and how to solve?
Windows Mail is the e-mail program which is found shipped with Windows Vista Operating System. You could use it as e-mail and news client. It is the successor of Microsoft Outlook Express. Even though it has got new interface, it is highly reliable. By using the newsgroup feature, you would also able to manage the news groups. The e-mail services like Gmail, Hotmail, and AOL could also be used in this e-mail program. While using Windows Mail, you need to turn on all security features. Since it is an e-mail program, chance of getting threat infection is very large. Some sort of spam messages would even damage the functionality of Windows Mail and its features would not work. In the case of spell check, if you have altered its settings, it would not work. If you do not choose the default language, that would cause issue.
Below given points would discuss about Windows Mail spell check and tips to solve the issues with that:
- Windows Mail spell check
- Make sure that spell check is enabled
- Spell check language error
Windows Mail spell check
There are chances that you would make errors while you type mail and send that to others. This would create for readers who receive such mails. So in order to check for any errors in spelling, Windows Mail has got functionality for spelling check. When you enable this feature in Windows Mail, it would do the automatic spelling check, through out the mails. After that, it would give you prompt when there any miss spelled words are present. You could then choose that and correct them.
Make sure that spell check is enabled
You need to open the Windows Mail firstly. You could go to Start, All Programs and then choose Windows Mail. From that, you would click Tools and then choose Options. You need to click the Spelling tab there. When you click that you would look for the box which says check spelling before sending. You would make sure that there is check mark is present. If not, try to tick that box. After that, you would click Apply and then OK. Then it would perform the spell checking of the mail before you send that and would give pop up while you miss spell the word.
Sometimes when you use the feature called Spell check while composing the mail, you would get en error message which says “This language is no longer available for spell checking". This is due to the reason that you have not selected the default language in the options of spell checker. In order to solve that you would open Windows Mail and then take Tools. From that, take Options and then Spelling tab. From the drop down menu for language, you would select English, though English is selected as default. Then you would click Apply and then click OK.
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