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Auto correct will not change the incorrect word

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When typing in SquareSpace, incorrect words appear underlined but will not be changed when I click on the correction given in the drop down menu. However, the corrections do happen on other websites (like this form I'm currently writing in).

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Spell checking is usually done from the website that your at. What are you using for auto correct options?

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Only firefox has stopped correcting typos? What to do?

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Hi nicolapeel

Could you please start a new thread for your question?

Then you can provide more information like your operating system and installed extensions/plugins.

You can see which dictionary is selected if you right-click in a text area and open the Languages sub menu. At least one dictionary should be installed and have a check mark to indicate that it is selected.

  • open the "Add Dictionaries" link to install a dictionary if you do not have one.

The spelling checker is enabled if [X] "Check Spelling" in the right-click context menu has a checkmark.

You can enable or disable spell checking globally:

  • Options/Preferences -> General: Browsing: "Check my spelling as I type"

You can look here for dictionaries:

Note that you need a dictionary and not a language pack that provides string translations for the user interface.