How do I turn spell check on in Word?
Click File > Options > Proofing, clear the Check spelling as you type box, and click OK. To turn spell check back on, repeat the process and select the Check spelling as you type box. To check spelling manually, click Review > Spelling & Grammar. But do remember to run spell check.
Why is my word spell check not working?
Click the File tab, and then click Options. In the Word Options dialog box, click Proofing. Make sure that the Check spelling as you type check box is selected in the When correcting spelling and grammar in Word section. Make sure that all check boxes are cleared in the Exception for section.
What is spell check in MS Word?
Spell check identifies and corrects misspelled words. It also allows you to search a document yourself for words you know you’ve misspelled. In Microsoft Word, spell check options, like spelling and grammar may be found under the ‘review’ tab and ‘proofing’ window.