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Can I edit/add/delete words in the dictionary used for spell checking?

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Yes you can edit the dictionary file.

Download https://examwritepad.com/EWPBuilds/DictManager.zip

Extract the files to your PC and make a copy of the “DICT-EN-UK-UKEnglish.dict” file located in the ExamWritePad installation directory, in a sub folder call ‘Dict’.

Open ‘DictManager.exe’ and click on ‘Open Dict’ to locate and load your dictionary file. As shown below use the textbox and self-explanatory buttons to do what you require. Once finished click on File ..> Save Dict, then proceed to move the file back into the EWP --> Dict folder for pupils to use (as shown below).


Project Priority Status Start Date Target End Date
ExamWritePad 24.xx.xx.xxxx 1st January 2024
ExamWritePad 23.xx.xx.xxxx 1st January 2023
ExamWritePad 22.xx.xx.xx 1st June 2022

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