alter language in T-bird on the fly

Thilo Six T.Six at
Tue Nov 20 20:53:07 UTC 2007

anthony baldwin wrote the following on 20.11.2007 17:24
> Amigos,
> I know I can set a default language for T-bird, but, I write in
> 4 different languages (EN, ES, FR, PT).
> Now, for instance, in OpenOffice, I can highlight text, rt-clik,
> and choose another language, so spellcheck is set for the appropriate, 
> language,
> etc.
> Is there a way to do this in T-bird?

gnome menu > system settings > Language support
(currently not in gnome, so the above is from my head)

install the languages you need/use.

then close and reopen TB.
their should be grammar check button in the TB compose window, if not be
default right-click on the icon pane and drack&drop it to there.

then with this you can change the spell checking on the fly within TB.


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