How to download and install the Office 2000 Speller Update

This article was previously published under Q303875
For a Microsoft Office XP version of this article, see 320664.
Microsoft has released an update to Microsoft Office 2000 that refreshes the dictionary of words that are referenced by Office 2000. Included in this update are approximately 13,000 additional words.

Some of the terminology that is updated in the Office 2000 Speller Update is related to the following areas:
  • Surnames, street names, and company names
  • Computer and communications technology terms
  • Geographic place names and language names
  • Improved quality of replacement suggestions
Note The Office 2000 Speller Update is no longer available for download. The Office 2000 Speller Update is included in the latest Office 2000 service pack.

For additional information about the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
276367 How to obtain the latest Office 2000 service pack
OFF2000 patch spell OFF2K

Article ID: 303875 - Last Review: 01/31/2007 19:58:52 - Revision: 3.2

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