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Set Spelling Ignore List (step reference)

By December 1, 2021December 21st, 2021Online Help, Troi Text Plug-in
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Troi Text Plug-in for FileMaker Pro

Set Spelling Ignore List

Sets the list of words that should be ignored when checking spelling.

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Set Spelling Ignore List [ Select ; Result (error) ; Ignore Word List ]


Select entire contents replaces the entire contents of a field with the result. If not checked the result replaces the currently selected portion of the field
Result (error) an error code
Ignore Word List the list of words to be ignored. Each word separated by a return

Returned Result

Data type returned

Error code


If successful the plug-in returns 0.

If unsuccessful it returns an error code starting with $$ and the error code. Returned error codes can be:

0 No error The ignore list was set.
$$-4221 InvalidOSVersion The spelling functions are not available on this platform.

Other errors may be returned.

Originated in

Troi Text Plug-in 4.5


FileMaker Pro 16 to 19


Note that the spelling functions are available for Windows 8 and later (and all Mac OS versions).


Set Spelling Ignore List [ $ErrorCode ; "WeCorp¶Dryheat¶Goupil" ] 

This will set the list of words to ignore (for the moment) to : “WeCorp”, “DryHeat” and “Goupil”.

You can update this by setting a different list.
You can reset this list by setting an empty Ignore Word List.

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