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Correct Word

Opens the Spelling dialog box so the user can correct a misspelled word.

See also 

Options 

None.

Compatibility 

 

Product 

Supported 

FileMaker Pro Advanced 

Yes 

FileMaker Go 

No 

FileMaker WebDirect 

No 

FileMaker Server 

No 

FileMaker Cloud for AWS 

No 

FileMaker Data API 

No 

Custom Web Publishing 

No 

Runtime solution 

Yes 

Originated in 

FileMaker Pro 6.0 or earlier

Description 

This script step is the same as choosing Edit menu > Spelling > Correct Word.

Use this script step to open the Spelling dialog box for users if you have restricted their access to FileMaker Pro Advanced menus.

Notes 

Check spelling as you type must be selected (File menu > File Options > Spelling tab.)

This script step can only correct a word after FileMaker Pro Advanced identifies it as being misspelled.

Example 1 

Displays a custom dialog box that asks if the user wants to open the Spelling dialog box.

Show Custom Dialog ["Open the Spelling dialog box to correct spelling?"]
If [Get ( LastMessageChoice ) = 1]
Correct Word
End If

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