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I downloaded the language pack for Portuguese, but in word when I try to do the spell check it says the dictionary isn't installed. When it go to languages in options it shows that Portuguese is there with spell checking. How do I get word to access the dictionary to it can auto check at run the spell check on Portuguese?

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Unfortunately you will need to buy the Portuguese dictionary for Word (I assume you have the English version of Word) See http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/office/forum/officeversion_other-word/how-can-i-download-portuguese-spell-checker-to-use/944d0c02-ccfa-4b9f-9bf0-4212f1d5cf3f

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Yup. If you scroll through the About box, you'll notice that Microsoft doesn't actually write most of the proofing tools. – surfasb Jan 28 '12 at 1:39
    
So in addition to the Portuguese language pack I bought from Microsoft that said it includes Portuguese proofing tools I need to buy a separate dictionary from another source? – Steve Jan 28 '12 at 5:59

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