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Thank you [url="http://discussion.evernote.com/user/82662-jmichael/"]JMichael[/url], Evernote Mac user!


[url="http://discussion.evernote.com/topic/23932-how-to-fix-firefox-spellcheck/"][b]How to Fix Firefox Spellcheck[/b][/url]


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[quote]orum Users:

Ever since AVSIM (*and many other sites who use IPBoard) switched to this new version of the forum software, I had lost the squiggly red-underline spellchecking feature which Firefox has so faithfully provided. Other browsers seemingly had no issues, but something went bad for Firefox users after IPBoard got updated.

Here's a fix which worked for me, and might work for you if you have the same issue.[list]
[*]Start by opening any forum, and either "Start A New Topic" or "Reply to an Existing Topic" as if you wished to actually post.
[*]Type any word in the body of your message... preferably a misspelled word. [img]http://discussion.evernote.com/public/style_emoticons/default/smile.png[/img]
[*]RIGHT CLICK on that word, and from the popup menu select the "Languages >" flyout at the bottom.
[*]Select the language you wish to use - probably English.
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Confirm your selection by right clicking on a word again, going to the Language menu, and verify that there is now a bullet/dot next to the language you selected. A bullet/dot means that dictionary language is selected.

[b][i]Voila![/i][/b]

If all went according to plan, you should now have browser-based spell checking back in service for these text boxes.

[indent=2][b]NOTE[/b]: This seems to be a site-by-site adjustment. I made this adjustment here on AVSIM and it has survived browser shutdowns and reloads, as well as new post, edits, and replies, but it does NOT apply itself to [i]other websites[/i] using IPBoard. It would appear that you will have to make this quick adjustment at all IPBoard sites you may frequent, as it is not persistent across sites.[/indent]
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You must get rid of a lot more than I do. I have not had that problem on Windows or Mac. I use Chrome on Debian.

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I've been dumping a lot lately to check images on my new website, but usually I don't dump for 2-3 weeks.

I only use chrome on motorcycles. ;)

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LOL! Good one! :thumbsup:

But honestly, I don't get rid of cookies for sites which only do personal preferences. But I do get rid of marketing, flash cookies, and other garbage like that.

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