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I am trying to write a bilingual text in Texmaker. For this I would like the spell check to recognise both languages, yet in the Texmaker preferences (Options → Configure Texmaker → Editor → Spelling Dictionary) I can only choose one .dic file.

Is it possible to choose multiple files here or will I have to join the two into one file. If so what would be the fastest way to achieve that?

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It's as easy as writing all the paths of the dictionaries you want to use separated by a semicolon.

First of all access to the spelling dictionary option:

Options → Configure Texmaker → Editor → Spelling Dictionary

And then, for example, if I want to use the Spanish, English, and German dictionaries I should write something like this:

C:/Program Files (x86)/Texmaker/es_ES.dic;C:/Program Files (x86)/Texmaker/en_US.dic;C:/Program Files (x86)/Texmaker/de_DE.dic

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  • I upvote this before testing but it DOES NOT work... every word is accepted. too bad :/
    – Welgriv
    Dec 8 '21 at 11:20

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