Options.SuggestFromMainDictionaryOnly Property (Word)

Office 2013 and later

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True if Microsoft Word draws spelling suggestions from the main dictionary only. Read/write Boolean.

expression .SuggestFromMainDictionaryOnly

expression An expression that returns an Options object.

This property returns False if it draws spelling suggestions from the main dictionary and any custom dictionaries that have been added.

This example sets Word to suggest words from the main dictionary only, and then it checks spelling in the active document.

Options.SuggestFromMainDictionaryOnly = True 

This example returns the current status of the Suggest from main dictionary only option on the Spelling & Grammar tab in the Options dialog box (Tools menu).

temp = Options.SuggestFromMainDictionaryOnly