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Old 03-09-2003, 06:12 AM
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Hey jon, just wondering if you would be interested in sharing this link with other members. http://www.iespell.com/
I installed it on my computer and it seems to work pretty good. It is a free it is freeware for personal use. Just thought it would help out a few members.

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Old 03-09-2003, 02:42 PM
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To quote Mayor Johnson from "Blazing Saddles", "That is the finest example of Frontier Jibberish that I've ever heard".

That's wat maiks da innernet funn. Tryin tu trannzlait sum ov thoze unneditted poests.
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Old 03-09-2003, 04:32 PM
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I have considered putting an inline spell checker on the board, so that people could check their spelling before they posted.

I figured my head would be on a pitchfork before long though .
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Old 03-10-2003, 05:40 AM
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I wasn't thinking of putting it in the board, but offer it to those who want to install it on their computer. Some people don't like making mistakes, but have no way of checking, short of pulling out a dictionary.
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Ah, I see. Good idea.

Another option for checking single words is Dictionary.com.

Also, a lot of people don't know that google is hooked up with Dictionary.com. Anytime you do a search on google, you'll see the phrase: "Searched pages for "your search terms here" in the blue bar above your search results. The search terms are actually links to Dictionary.com defintions, so you can see if your words are spelled correctly.
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Old 03-11-2003, 06:26 AM
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This spell checker works in the post and reply box. Just thought that some people that are conscious of there spelling may be interested.
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I have a spelling checker.
It came with my PC.
It plane lee marks four my revue
Miss steaks aye can knot see.

Eye ran this poem threw it.
Your sure real glad two no.
Its very polished in its weigh,
My checker tolled me sew.

A checker is a blessing.
It freeze yew lodes of thyme.
It helps me right awl stiles two reed,
And aides me when aye rime.

Each frays comes posed up on my screen
Eye trussed too bee a joule.
The checker pours o'er every word
To cheque sum spelling rule.

Bee fore a veiling checkers
Hour spelling mite decline,
And if were laks oar have a laps,
We wood bee maid too wine.

Butt now bee cause my spelling
Is checked with such grate flare,
There are know faults with in my cite,
Of none eye am a wear.

Now spelling does not phase me,
It does knot bring a tier.
My pay purrs awl due glad den
With wrapped words fare as hear.

To rite with care is quite a feet
Of witch won should be proud,
And wee mussed dew the best wee can,
Sew flaws are knot aloud.

Sow ewe can sea why aye dew prays
Such soft wear four pea seas,
And why eye brake in two averse
Buy righting want too please.

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