Spell Check Does Not Give Options to Replace Words (Doc ID 2235974.1)

Last updated on MARCH 23, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 16.1.5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 16.1.5.0 and later
Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Cloud Service - Version 16.1.5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

ACTUAL BEHAVIOR

The Spell Check pop-up does not appear when trying to use spell check.

This is true whether pressing F7 or launching from the Edit menu.

When spell check is launched, the Primavera client puts the cursor on the field in which it found a word it thinks is misspelled, but, does not bring up the dialog box to select alternate words.

No error is given. The dialog just does not appear.

EXPECTED BEHAVIOR

For spell checker to provide a pop-up with words to choose as alternatives for the misspelled word.

STEPS

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Press F7 or Launch the Edit menu and spell check.
2. Observe the misspelled word is highlighted.
3. Observe the pop-up menu offering alternative words does not come up.

Cause

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