|HubPages Device ID||This is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.|
|Login||This is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.|
|HubPages Traffic Pixel||This is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.|
|Remarketing Pixels||We may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.|
|Conversion Tracking Pixels||We may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.|
Sometime during the past two weeks the spelling checker has stopped working when using Chrome (38). Words are not flagged with a red underline when misspelled and running the spell checker does not move the cursor..
This is not a hub specific problem. I tried it on existing hubs and have the same problem. Everything else seems to work fine!
It also works on Explorer 11 with no problems
Help would be appreciated!
I just tested the spellchecker in one of your Hubs and it seems to work and identified and underlined a word with potential spelling issues.
If you clear your cache, upgrade to the latest stable version of Chrome (39.x as on this post) and reboot your computer does the issue persist?
Is the issue sporadic?
Does it occur only with a specific Hub or capsule?
Can you share the specific words that are not corrected?
Can you provide a screenshot and the steps you are performing?
Matthew: I did as you requested however the new version of Chrome is still 38
Google Chrome 38.0.2125.111 (Official Build 290379) m
On the other hand, spell check is now back working. I suspect some of the Chrome Setting went south and the new software reset them all. Anyway it works and thanks for the help
I have noticed the same problem, yet sometimes if I return and type a couple of letters it starts to work on that capsule. Sometimes.
by Glenn Stok2 years ago
I read in today's blog about the Automated Grammar and Spelling Checker coming in September.I like the idea of correcting errors in comments. Many times I had to delete comments that were written with terrible...
by Russ Moran - The Write Stuff2 years ago
Is your spelling getting worse?I prided myself as a kid on my excellent spelling. As the years go by it's getting constantly worse. I think it's the fault of Spell Checker, a blessed little program but one that makes us...
by Kathleen Odenthal3 years ago
I asked a question on a post that I felt like investigating on my own. It was regarding Google Chrome extensions and whether or not anyone had ever tried any extensions that could check for copied content. I just found...
by Liz Elias4 years ago
I have noticed that the spell check within the capsules does not recognize certain contractions, such as, "I've," and will underline it as an error, when in fact, there is no spelling error.
by Jack Lee17 months ago
anyone else having problem with hubpages display on browsers?
by Anjili6 years ago
Would fewer errors be made in Hubpages questions if a spelling and grammer checker was installed?Would the quality of questions asked on Hubpages be better if a Spelling and Grammer checker was installed in the...
Copyright © 2018 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.