Kiwis now have a free spellchecker they can use that will recognise New Zealand placenames and check spelling in Māori. Here’s what it is and how to get it.
Some of us can be quite pedantic about spelling: is it ‘color’ or ‘colour’ for example? If your Mac is constantly bugging you about your (correct) spelling then perhaps you need to tune up your spellcheck settings. Guest author Alan Macdougall brings us an extremely handy Tip.
Autocorrect on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch can be a blessing or a nightmare. Here’s a clever trick to have the device alert you to the changes it makes.
In Mac OS X you can sometimes press the Escape key to finish typing a word for you.
Teach the built-in Dictionary to Learn or Forget words.
Choose the language the spellcheck dictionary uses.