Issue 125406

Summary: dictionary
Product: Writer Reporter: Joe Stokes <Justcalljoe>
Component: editingAssignee: AOO issues mailing list <issues>
Severity: Major    
Priority: P3    
Version: 4.1.0   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: PC   
OS: Windows XP   
Issue Type: DEFECT Latest Confirmation in: ---
Developer Difficulty: ---

Description Joe Stokes 2014-08-11 13:31:39 UTC
cannot install a dictionary (English) for --- spell checking.   Have tried everything, we think, that your help items suggest.  Lost dictionary when upgraded to this version of word processor.  thank you.  best of luck.  great program.  we donate.
Comment 1 Ariel Constenla-Haile 2014-08-11 21:25:47 UTC
Shutdown OpenOffice, including the system tray icon, and locate the OpenOffice user profile, then remove the folders named "extensions" and "uno_packages".

On WinXP the user profile is located in

 C:\Documents and Settings\<user name>\Application Data\OpenOffice\4\user

You can find more information here:

*** This issue has been marked as a duplicate of issue 121930 ***