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Spell Checka

bigck3000

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We seriously need to get a spell checker "installed" or however it works. I've been to sites, much less elegant ( :rolleyes: ) than this one and they have them. I know it takes the fun out of correcting other people....but it would be so much easier to communicate...PURRTY PLEASE...with "special sauce" on top.
 

icka

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try dictionary.com or going back to school?

i cant spell for shit but it doesnt bother me. oh well i say!
 
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the problem with that idea, is people are stupid.

it would never get used.

unless it was automatic :confused:
 

Jason

Voorhees a jolly good fellow!
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Yeah I don't see it getting used too often..

...and AI isn't advanced enough to know what should stay and what should go as an automatic thing... I'll take a look at the spellcheck modification, see if it's something harmless (and optional) enough. ;)
 

gehtfuct

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wE dunt need any stinkin spel czech'r.
I cun spell lik a mikado werld chumpion,dammit!
 

Jung

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bigck3000 said:
We seriously need to get a spell checker "installed" or however it works. I've been to sites, much less elegant ( :rolleyes: ) than this one and they have them. I know it takes the fun out of correcting other people....but it would be so much easier to communicate...PURRTY PLEASE...with "special sauce" on top.
Like icka said; I use dictionary.com when I can't spell some words. Also, if you use firefox you can add it to your search bar. Alternately, you can use word as a form of spell checking. I often use it to type lengthy posts/replies. I've yet to see spell check as a vbb mod, but it would be a nice feature, for some our our more gramatically challenged users. Maybe it'll cut down on the incorrect and over use and of elipses as well.(you know I had to add that in.:))
 

_Kitana_

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junglizm said:
Like icka said; I use dictionary.com when I can't spell some words. Also, if you use firefox you can add it to your search bar. Alternately, you can use word as a form of spell checking. I often use it to type lengthy posts/replies. I've yet to see spell check as a vbb mod, but it would be a nice feature, for some our our more gramatically challenged users. Maybe it'll cut down on the incorrect and over use and of elipses as well.(you know I had to add that in.:))

A few of my diffrent boards have spell check added in as an option for posting messages...

and even wtih spell check... i still put my dots in.
 

Descent

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That would haul cock. I'm sick of having to proofread my shit all the time.
 

fuck_you

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A lot of people have spelling issues , i just dont proofread so thats why sometimes it looks like I annd terrible at typing , but who cares?
 

magnolia

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I think it's a good idea, but not practical for the users on this site. Mostly cuz, like others said, it wouldn't get used.
 

Smoke

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Some people would use it, some people wouldn't.
 

otepsoul

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bigck3000 said:
We seriously need to get a spell checker "installed" or however it works. I've been to sites, much less elegant ( :rolleyes: ) than this one and they have them. I know it takes the fun out of correcting other people....but it would be so much easier to communicate...PURRTY PLEASE...with "special sauce" on top.
screw that then we are taking away peoples right to be what they want to be.
 

NaughtyGirl21

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Mr. Joshua said:
Yeah...screw the MAN! The man can spell gooder if he wants.
what the hell is gooder, that don't even go in that sentence man...Not being mean or nothing but your one of the reasons someone wants a spell checker, well also including Nameless girl96, the worse speller of all...lol.