Learn PowerPoint 2010: Setting Proofing Language for Text

Created: Tuesday, February 7, 2012, posted by Geetesh Bajaj at 3:45 am



Do you have a presentation that contains text that needs to be spell-checked in more than one language? Or do you and your client or colleague work with different localized versions of Microsoft PowerPoint? It may be that you use English (US) and color is a perfectly valid spelling — but someone else in another part of the world uses English (UK) and their spell checker suggest that the word color be changed to colour. Or if they use the French version of PowerPoint, then both spellings of color/colour would be flagged as incorrect — they use the term couleur. You first need to have the proofing tools installed for all or any of the languages that you need to work within PowerPoint.

Learn how to set proofing language for selected text containers in PowerPoint 2010.

Categories: powerpoint_2010, proofing, text, tutorials


Related Posts

Learn PowerPoint 2010: Guidelines on Changing Proofing Language for an Entire Presentation While it is easy to change proofing language for selected text containers, that happens to be a piece meal approach and can be a great time waster if ...
Learn PowerPoint 2010: Language Options on the Status Bar Typically when you select any text container such as a text placeholder, shape, or text box -- then you may (or may not) see which language is specifi...
Learn PowerPoint 2010: Add and Remove Proofing Dictionaries for Foreign Languages Microsoft Office programs such as PowerPoint include proofing tools (spelling dictionaries, thesauri, and grammar rules) for more than one language. T...
Learn PowerPoint 2010: Find and Replace Words If you created a long presentation for a particular event or concept and then realize that you used the wrong terminology across the presentation, the...

Filed Under: Uncategorized
Tagged as: , , ,

No Comments

Microsoft and the Office logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

Plagiarism will be detected by Copyscape

© 2000-2018, Geetesh Bajaj - All rights reserved.

since November 02, 2000