I use TeXworks to write my documents. The spell checker tool works nice, but I'd like to add some words to the dictionary, but I can't find a function for that.
So how can I do that?
TeXworks uses a spell checker called Hunspell, an engine which is also used e.g. by OpenOffice:
Each dictionary consists of two files with the extensions
Adding words to the dictionary is quite simple: As the
I managed to install the dictionary
I opened the TeX works went to
After downloading the dictionary did
Then I copied the entire folder TeXworks (
I have windows Vista 32-bit.
[Windows 7 Ultimate x86, TeXworks Version 0.4.5 r1280 (MiKTeX 2.9)]
I couldn't get my dictionary to be recognised in the
I then followed diabonas' advice about adding my own words to the
I can't explain why making the edits directly in the
I had a similar issue, but with OS X Yosemite. I accidentally caused the built-in OSX spelling dictionary (which is what many LaTeX editors use) to incorrectly learn a misspelled word. By directly editing the text file at