Correcting Words

As a spell check progresses, Enterprise Architect highlights any errors or unknown words in the Check Spelling dialog. The inbuilt spell check stores user-defined words in the user dictionary (%APPDATA%\Sparx Systems\EA\userdic.tlx). During the spell check process, if you add a word, it is written into this file for later reference. While the spell check is in progress you can:

Correct the spelling of a word
Ignore the error
Add the word to the user dictionary
Suggest alternatives or
Otherwise assist in the spelling correction process

Correct spelling

As the Spell Checker identifies possibly mis-spelled words, make the appropriate response:

Action

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Modify the spelling by hand and click on the Change or Change All button to change the word to that spelling
Click on a suggested alternative and click on the Change or Change All button to change the word to that spelling
Click on the Ignore or Ignore All button to exclude the word from the spell check
Click on the Add button to add the word to the user dictionary
Click on the Suggest button to list alternative spellings or words
Click on the Cancel button to abort the spell check entirely