Edge does not respect Windows setting for Typing/Spelling

Fixed Issue #10159018


Vu-Scott L.
Dec 12, 2016
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  • Microsoft Edge
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Edge will always highlight English-misspelled words , even though the option is turned off in Windows. Also , if Edge can autocorrect something to English, it will try to do so, even though Windows setting for autocorrect is also off.

In the attachment is one of the example of Vietnamese being used.


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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Ibrahim O.”

    • Thank you for your feedback. Could you please verify your build(winver.exe) and have you tried restarting your OS after making changes on spelling? 

      The MS Edge Team

    • Build 14393.479 and yes, I have tried to restart the machine after changes.

    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Status to “Fixed”

    • Thank you for the update. I see the issue has been fixed internally, which is not available publicly yet. We will go ahead and close this bug as “Fixed” for now but please feel free to reactivate the bug if you experience this issue in upcoming releases. 

      Best regards,
      The MS Edge Team 

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