[kdepim-users] spell check dictionaries

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at kde.org
Sun Jan 10 14:34:05 GMT 2010

On Sunday 10 January 2010, Art Alexion wrote:
> My KDE/kmail spell checker is apparently English-GB.  No offense to
>  my British friends, but I prefer to use English-US, as that is where
>  I live and do most of my correspondence.  I have been noticing that
>  a lot of correctly spelled words are flagged as misspelled and the
>  suggestions are the British spelling. An example is "behavior" which
>  kmail wants me to spell, "behaviour".
> What is the package I should be looking for with the English-US
>  dictionaries?

That depends on the backend KDE uses for spell-checking. I suggest you 
look into KDE's spell-checking settings (System Settings - Spell 
Checker) and select an English-US dictionary as default dictionary.

> On a possibly off topic, related issue, KDE apps want to print on A4
>  instead of US Letter, by default.  Where do I change that setting in
>  KDE 4?

System Settings - Country/Region & Language - Other

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