Feedback on NI Community

cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Reply

Spell Checker takes too long

Spell Checker takes too long

Why does the spell checker take often 30 seconds of more befor it even starts to spell check a couple paragraphs?

 

Why does the board even have a built in spell checker when every web browser has spell checking built in?

 

 

 

 

0 Kudos
Message 1 of 7
(507 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long

Looks like it missed your typo of 'before' Smiley Happy

 

-AK2DM

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
"It’s the questions that drive us.”
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
0 Kudos
Message 2 of 7
(485 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long


AnalogKid2DigitalMan wrote:

Looks like it missed your typo of 'before' Smiley Happy

 

-AK2DM


I got tired of waiting for it and just canceled it.

 

 

0 Kudos
Message 3 of 7
(482 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long

Hi Robert,

Thank you for reporting this issue. I was able to reproduce the issue several times with multiple paragraphs. I also  noticed that once the spell check runs the next time you spell check it's faster. 

 

The board is using its own spell checker along with a catalog of NI terms that could also be slowing the spell check down. We will submit a ticket to see if there is a way to speed it up.

 

Best Regards,

Kristi Martinez

NI Community Support

0 Kudos
Message 4 of 7
(448 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long

Why involve a separate spell checker from the one built into all of our browsers anyway?  Maybe the expression "reinventing the wheel" goes a bit far but is it really necessary for me to remember to click the spell check button, wait 30 seconds, then fix my mistakes?  Can't this text box be a different type, like the ones used on the LAVA forum that has the spell checking in the browser do it automatically as you type?  I've seen several other forums that work this way and NI's is the only one I know of that still has a spell check button.

 

Just realized this has been mentioned before and Lili commented here.


Unofficial Forum Rules and Guidelines - Hooovahh - LabVIEW Overlord
Interesting in learning all you can about automotive CAN bus communicatin? Checkout my 9 part CAN Blog series.

0 Kudos
Message 5 of 7
(425 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long

We have disabled the text editor spellcheck and enabled browser spellchecking. Now you will see your text spellchecked as you type. See announcement here.

 

Thanks,

Lili

~~~~~~~~~
Message 6 of 7
(348 Views)

Re: Spell Checker takes too long

Thank You 

0 Kudos
Message 7 of 7
(336 Views)