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Similar to this question: http://superuser.com/questions/93937/keyboard-shortcut-to-right-click-in-mac-os-x , I'm trying to find more efficient ways to use spell check in OS X. I've discovered that Devonthink Pro will, if you hit "command-period" (that's "."), give you a dropdown menu with potential fixes. Textmate and MS Word won't do this, so I assume it's a feature unique to Devonthink Pro.

Does anyone know if this is true? Alternately, is there a way to do something similar in Word 2008?

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Your tags don't make sense, you talk about DT Pro but tagged TextMate? –  Daniel Beck Sep 19 '10 at 17:39
    
You may want to try asking this question at apple.stackexchange.com as well. –  Jason Sep 19 '10 at 18:24
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What you mean is not spelling correction, but auto-completion. Press [esc] in TextEdit, TextMate and pretty much any sane application. I don't know about Word.

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