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Windows 7: Spellcheck's Autocorrect in IE10 Driving Me Nuts!

11 May 2013   #1

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
Spellcheck's Autocorrect in IE10 Driving Me Nuts!

And don't say short trip!

All seriousness aside, I finally upgraded to IE10 yesterday and, so far, I've been loving it, especially the spellcheck except for the stupid autocorrect function. I've caught it "correcting" words that actually were spelled correctly (or, at least, the way I intended). It scares me to think of the instances of when I don't catch the autocorrect miscorrections. So far, I've only found how to shut off spellcheck but not just autocorrect only. Anyone know how?

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11 May 2013   #2

Win-7 Home Prem 64-bit 7601 Free SP1

If you go to View installed updates you'll see the language version of spell checker and a Hyphenations update which I believe is the update that corrects as you type.
I've got an iphone 4 which does the same silly thing ie10 does
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14 May 2013   #3

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

For some odd reason, IE10 "decided" to stop autocorrecting. I have no idea why and don't care as long as it keeps behaving.
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15 May 2013   #4


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15 May 2013   #5

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
Thanks but that only tells how to completely turn off spelling correction, not just auto correct. I like and want the spelling correctionóit works much better than any third party spelling corrector I've triedóbut I don't want the stupid auto correct.

For some dumb reason, auto correct is working again (mutter, mutter, mumble, mumble). What really annoys me is it autocorrects capitalization. I first noticed it when typing the name for LapTop magazine; it "corrected" the T. Since then, it gives me the squiggly line when I type the name with the uppercase T so apparently it can be trained but that would depend on me catching it doing the initial autocorrect, which is highly unlikely with my ADHD.
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