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Dictionary Language Setting in Preferences vs. User Dictionary in Document

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Aug 25, 2021 Aug 25, 2021

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The default dictionary language is set to English: USA under Edit-->Preferences-->Dictionary. However, my document is trying to force me to use English:Canadian. I right-click a "misspelled" word (i.e. favorite - it wants me to change it to "favourite") and click "user dictionary." The language there is English:Canadian. If I change it to English:USA, it will not stick. Help.

 

In Preferences...

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User Dictionary from right clicking the word...

 

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Community Expert , Aug 25, 2021 Aug 25, 2021

The dictionary used in Spell-Check is determinded by the Language set in the text styles. 

Language is a Character-Level setting, although it can be set in a parapgraph style as well. 

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The dictionary used in Spell-Check is determinded by the Language set in the text styles. 

Language is a Character-Level setting, although it can be set in a parapgraph style as well. 

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