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Why does the Thesaurus cease to function after I upgrade to OOo 3.4
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Why does the Thesaurus cease to function after I upgrade to OOo 3.4?
 
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Te problem is in the English language extension that is included in the EN-us version of OOo. The extension has a number of variants; Canadien, Australien and others. One of the variants is causing a conflict with the US dictionary. The solution is to remove all the English dictionaries except ''English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16''.
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The problem is in the English language extension that is included in the EN-us version of AOO. The extension has a number of variants; Canadian, Australian and others. One of the variants is causing a conflict with the US dictionary. The solution is to remove all the English dictionaries except ''English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16''.
  
 
==To Remove Dictionaries==
 
==To Remove Dictionaries==
 
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<li> Open OOo
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<li> Open AOO
 
<li> From the Menu Toolbar select '''Tools > Extension Manager
 
<li> From the Menu Toolbar select '''Tools > Extension Manager
 
<li> Select the dictionary to delete
 
<li> Select the dictionary to delete
 
{{Documentation/Caution|Only select English variant dictionaries.}}  
 
{{Documentation/Caution|Only select English variant dictionaries.}}  
 
<li> Click the Delete Button
 
<li> Click the Delete Button
<li> Repeat steps 1 thru 4 until ''English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16'' is the only English dictionary.
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<li> Repeat steps 3 and 4 until ''English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16'' is the only English dictionary.
 
<li> Close Extension Manager
 
<li> Close Extension Manager
<li> Close and restart OOo </li> </ol>
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<li> Close and restart AOO </li> </ol>
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{{Documentation/Note | AOO should be restarted to ensure that that the changes take effect.}}
 
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Revision as of 00:27, 20 September 2012



Why does the Thesaurus cease to function after I upgrade to OOo 3.4?


The problem is in the English language extension that is included in the EN-us version of AOO. The extension has a number of variants; Canadian, Australian and others. One of the variants is causing a conflict with the US dictionary. The solution is to remove all the English dictionaries except English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16.

To Remove Dictionaries

  1. Open AOO
  2. From the Menu Toolbar select Tools > Extension Manager
  3. Select the dictionary to delete
    Documentation caution.png Only select English variant dictionaries.
  4. Click the Delete Button
  5. Repeat steps 3 and 4 until English spelling any hyphenation dictionaries & thesaurus 2010.08.16 is the only English dictionary.
  6. Close Extension Manager
  7. Close and restart AOO

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