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Expand Access spell check horizons so you don’t let typos slip through the cracks (2000/2002/2003/2013)

Inside Microsoft Office

by Kristi Gaylord

If you ever find typos in a table even after you spell check, chances are that Access is skipping certain words. By default, Access ignores uppercase words or words combined with numbers. In most cases, this is fine. However, especially with purchased or imported data, you’ll occasionally come across tables where everything is uppercase. Fortunately, you can change the way Access spell checks so that it includes all words.

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