I just downloaded Office 365 student version for Mac, and the spell check does not work. RRS feed

  • Question

  •  I'm a new mac user, and not very tech savvy, is there an easy fix for this or should I just delete this software and ask for the refund,  this is a significant bug.
    Thursday, September 12, 2013 7:02 PM


  • Hi

    Try following methods to solve the issue:

    Method 1: Set Document Language

    Method 2: Set the language for the default Normal.dotm template

    Method 3: Check the Spelling and Grammar preferences

    Method 4: Check the Input Sources language settings

    Method 5: Move the Normal.dotm template

    Method 6: Remove Word preferences

    For detaield information please refer to the link below:


    If you need further help, we recommend you go to Office for MAC forum:



    Tylor Wang
    TechNet Community Support

    • Proposed as answer by TylorWang Monday, September 23, 2013 1:18 AM
    • Marked as answer by Judy_Zhou Monday, September 23, 2013 8:59 AM
    Friday, September 13, 2013 2:01 AM