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SpellCheckMode Enum

Lists available operation modes of the spell checker.

Namespace: DevExpress.XtraSpellChecker

Assembly: DevExpress.Data.v22.1.dll


public enum SpellCheckMode


Name Description

Starts spelling check and invokes the spelling form for making corrections.


Starts spelling check when you finish typing the word or move the cursor after changing it.This operation mode underlines the misspelled word and allows you to select a suggestion from the context menu, invoked by right-clicking the word.

Related API Members

The following properties accept/return SpellCheckMode values:

Library Related API Members
Cross-Platform Class Library ISpellChecker.SpellCheckMode
WinForms Controls SpellChecker.SpellCheckMode
WPF Controls SpellChecker.SpellCheckMode


The chosen mode affects only the way the spell checker interacts with the user, and not the process of parsing the text and searching for suggestions.

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