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2.3: Auto Correct and Auto Text

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    14566
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    Learning Objectives

    • An explanation of how these two featured effect what happens when typing.

    AutoCorrect

    Many people make mistakes while they are typing in the word. You will notice while you are typing your misspelled words will automatically be corrected. Here are the steps to turn on the AutoCorrect.

    1. Click on start button as shown, and then press word option.
    2. Choose Proofing.
    3. When you click on proofing click on AutoCorrect option.
    4. At the last step here you can replace the incorrect word with the correct one you choose.
    Picture 2.3.1.jpg

    AutoText

    Auto text is one way to complete your unfinished words in the word document, while are you typing specially dates, time, and years you will notice that there is something popping to you like in the picture below as shown to you. You can confirm that just by pressing ENTER.

    Picture 2.3.2.jpg

    This page titled 2.3: Auto Correct and Auto Text is shared under a CC BY license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Kenneth Leroy Busbee (OpenStax CNX) .

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