Spell check not working in Powerpoint 2010?

Why is spell check not working in Powerpoint 2010?
 

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Last updated July 31, 2018 Views 13,721 Applies to:
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If File | Options | Proofing | "Check spelling as you type" isn't checkmarked, you won't get any red squigglies, no mater howe terible ur typping.  ;-)

If you've mistakenly added any previously misspelled words to the dictionary, PPT will no longer see them as typos. 

PowerPoint Help:
http://www.pptfaq.com/
PPTools:
http://www.pptools.com

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If it worked before but is now broken across all Office apps, it might be worth a repair.

Control Panel | Programs and Features

Click Microsoft Office to highlight it

Click Change

Select Repair

Click Continue

 

 

 

 

PowerPoint Help:
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PPTools:
http://www.pptools.com

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