SpellingOptions.UserDict Property (Excel)

Office 2013 and later

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Instructs Microsoft Excel to create a custom dictionary to which new words can be added to, when performing spelling checks on a worksheet. Read/write String.

expression .UserDict

expression A variable that represents a SpellingOptions object.

This example instructs Microsoft Excel to create custom dictionary called "Custom1.dic" in the spelling options feature and notifies the user.

Sub SpecialWord() 
 Application.SpellingOptions.UserDict = "Custom1.dic" 
 MsgBox "The custom dictionary is currently set to: " _ 
 & Application.SpellingOptions.UserDict 
End Sub