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Spell checking for CPD

Change your browser settings to turn on spell checking when you record CPD.

How to turn on spell checking

Change your browser settings to turn on spell checking when you record CPD.

How to turn on spell checking in Microsoft Edge

  1. Open Microsoft Edge
  2. Click the 3 dots in the top right-hand corner
  3. Select ‘Settings’
  4. Select ‘Languages’ from the ‘Settings’ menu (on the left)
  5. Check that your language is listed under ‘Preferred languages’. If your language is not there, click on ‘Add language’
  6. The language at the top of the list is the default language. To move a language up or down on the list, click the 3 dots next to the language
  7. You can set the language you want to use for spell checking under ‘Check spelling’
  8. Next time you record CPD and there is a spelling mistake, the word will be underlined with a red squiggle. Right click on this word to see your spelling options and choose the correct spelling

How to turn on spell checking in Google Chrome

  1. Open Google Chrome
  2. Click the 3 dots in the top right-hand corner
  3. Select ‘Settings’
  4. Under the ‘Settings’ menu (on the left) click the downward facing arrow to expand ‘Advanced’. Then select ‘Languages’
  5. Check that your language is set as default. If your language is not set as default, click the downward facing arrow to expand
  6. If your language appears below ‘Order languages based on your preference’ click the 3 dots to move it to the top. The language at the top of the list is the default language
  7. If your language does not appear on the list, click ‘Add languages’ to add another language
  8. Make sure the toggle for the spell check is turned on and select the language you want to use spell check for
  9. Next time you record CPD and there is a spelling mistake, the word will be underlined with a red squiggle. Right click on this word to see your spelling options and choose the correct spelling
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