Have KWrite default to... On-The-Fly Spellcheck=true

Kåre Särs kare.sars at mailbox.org
Fri Oct 30 11:36:36 GMT 2020

Hello Joe,

Try checking the box in the editor configuration dialog:
Settings -> Configure Editor... -> Editing -> Spellcheck -> Automatic spell 
checking enabled by default


On Wednesday, 28 October 2020 13.21.50 EET Joe Malen wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> I'm running LXQt on Lubuntu 20.04. I just installed KWrite.
> Of course, I can press Ctrl+Shift+O to set On-The-Fly Spellcheck to be
> true. However, I would like On-The-Fly Spellcheck to be true by default. In
> other words, when I open new documents in Kwrite, when I misspell a word, I
> want to see a little squiggly red underline immediately appear beneath the
> word I misspelled.
> Therefore I edited... /home/y/.config/*kwriterc*
> Using another text editor (Mousepad) I changed... On-The-Fly Spellcheck=
> *false *to On-The-Fly Spellcheck=*true.*
> Yet when I open new documents On-The-Fly Spellcheck is not on by default.
> Furthermore when I check /home/y/.config/*kwriterc *I see that, despite my
> change from false to true, On-The-Fly Spellcheck=*false *shows up.
> Do you have any suggestions for me?
> Thanks,
> Joe

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