Macro to spell check just the words in a texbox?

tonywatsonhelp

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Hi Everyone,

I need a macro that when it runs will check the text in a standard shape textbox called "Words 1"

please help if you know how to do this, thanks
Tony
 

tonywatsonhelp

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Hi Fluff,
thanks for the link that seams to be for active x textboxes, not what i need.

thanks

Tony
 

Fluff

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Missed the part about it being a shape.
This makes it easier, you just need to run the spell checker from the Review tab
 

tonywatsonhelp

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Hi Fluff,
but i only want to run the spell check on the text box not the entire document?
 

Fluff

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Not sure that's possible, other than selecting the text in the textbox & running the spell check.
 

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