Outlook: Spell Check

Before you start...

Outlook automatically underlines misspelled words in email messages but does not automatically run spellcheck before you send the email.

Turning on Spell Check

  1. Go to File > Options > Mail.
  2. Under the Compose Message section, select the box next to "Always check spelling before sending."

To change other proofing options, click the [Spelling and Autocorrect…] button in this same section.

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