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After you install Microsoft Works 7.0, you may not be able to check the spelling in your Microsoft Outlook Express 6.0 e-mail messages.
For example, when you click the Tools menu while you are in the body of a new Outlook Express e-mail message, the Spelling command is not available.
This problem may occur when the following conditions are true:
Outlook Express 6.0 uses the spelling checker that is provided with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, or Microsoft PowerPoint. If you do not have one of these programs installed, the Spelling command is not available. If you install any one of these programs, or Microsoft Works Suite 2004 (Works Suite 2004 includes Microsoft Word), the Spelling command is available.
To find this information in Outlook Express, follow these steps:
Article ID: 832537 - Last Review: September 22, 2011 - Revision: 2.0