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I'm using Firefox with this Spell Checker

It proposes to write Up vote instead of upvote and similar with many other prefixes.

Are there Spell Checkers for Firefox which work correct.

BTW I posed this question on the beta site meta.german and there it was closed as off topic and proposed to ask it here.

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up vote 1 down vote accepted

If you need to have upvote as a possibility you could add it to the English.dic file which is used by the application.

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I just found… – bernd_k Jun 3 '11 at 11:06
I stand corrected. +1 for you :-) Was my answer any use? – slotishtype Jun 3 '11 at 12:36
I didn't try it yet. First I have to find out the correct spelling. And I guess there are different Spell Checker for Firefox. I'll wait a bit, before trying to modify one myself. What happens in case of updates etc. – bernd_k Jun 3 '11 at 12:41
+1 OK I found the files and noted that they are ASCII files. A link explaning the file format would be great. – bernd_k Jun 3 '11 at 16:24
@bernd_k forget the english.aff file that is the affix file. The english.dic is the dictionary file. So, add "upvote" to that file should update the spellchecker. I updated my post to reflect this. – slotishtype Jun 3 '11 at 16:35

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