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I know what the problem is, but I am Norwegian and the spell check does it on Norwegian so every word I write in English is wrong according to the spell check. Please help. It is so annoying. it happens on Ubundu.com Anyone got an idea on how to fix it?

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marked as duplicate by Lightness Races in Orbit, animuson, Bart, Diago, hims056 Feb 16 '13 at 19:37

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Obfiouz torll si obveus –  PeeHaa Feb 16 '13 at 18:28
    
Stop being a bad poster. –  Cat Plus Plus Feb 16 '13 at 18:29
    
How about instead you install additional dictionaries and switch languages? Jeg kan kjøre stavekontroll på Norsk helt fint.. –  Martijn Pieters Feb 16 '13 at 18:31

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Two main points spring to mind:

  1. There is no Stack Overflow here.

  2. Switch your dictionary to English.

I'm sorry but that's really the only response I can provide.

It may seem unfair, but SO is an English-language website and it may be that you need to find a friend who is more familiar with English to help you compose your post.

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how do i switch? –  user132651 Feb 16 '13 at 19:40
    
Consult the documentation for your software. –  Lightness Races in Orbit Feb 16 '13 at 19:50
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@user132651: Your spellcheck is handled by your web browser, not by StackOverflow. –  David Robinson Feb 16 '13 at 19:50

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