Site Talk forum: Horticultural/Botanical Dictionary update?

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Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
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eclayne
Jul 24, 2011 12:33 PM CST

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Can anyone recommend a way way to add botanical terms to the windows dictionary? The constant spell check is a pain.
Evan
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
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threegardeners
Jul 25, 2011 6:32 AM CST
In Firefox, if I right-click on the offending word it gives me the option to "add to dictionary". Maybe yours is the same?
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member Plant Database Moderator Forum moderator Aroids Irises Celebrating Gardening: 2015
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Tropicals Foliage Fan Bulbs Hummingbirder Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge)
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eclayne
Jul 25, 2011 2:58 PM CST

Plants Admin

Lee Anne, what I'm looking for are updates to FF and Windows so that I don't continually have to add to the dictionary.
Evan
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
Perpetually happy!
Forum moderator Tip Photographer I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Critters Allowed Cottage Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Keeps Goats Keeper of Poultry Frogs and Toads Charter ATP Member Region: Canadian
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threegardeners
Jul 25, 2011 5:03 PM CST
ohhh...sorry *Blush*
Name: Evan
Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA (Zone 6a)
Charter ATP Member Plant Database Moderator Forum moderator Aroids Irises Celebrating Gardening: 2015
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Tropicals Foliage Fan Bulbs Hummingbirder Lover of wildlife (Black bear badge)
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eclayne
Jul 25, 2011 5:28 PM CST

Plants Admin

I've posted to a few computer geek sites and am hoping something exists. Wouldn't it be nice if instead of adding scientific names, it actually checked your spelling? If anything crops up I'll post here.
Evan
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
Perpetually happy!
Forum moderator Tip Photographer I helped plan and beta test the plant database. Critters Allowed Cottage Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Keeps Goats Keeper of Poultry Frogs and Toads Charter ATP Member Region: Canadian
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threegardeners
Jul 26, 2011 9:09 AM CST
Please do!!
I get so tired of all of the little red underlines while I'm typing a post...or if I'm spell-checking a particularly heavily scientific name filled article....

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