How to use auto replace feature in OpenOffice Writer

This post demonstrates the use of auto replace feature in OpenOffice Writer. The common mistake that we make while typing is to type teh instead of the. Now let us see how to add this entry as part of auto correct option in OpenOffice Writer.

AutoCorrect Options

Click the Tools menu and select AutoCorrect Options from the menu list. In the AutoCorrect Window, navigate to Replace tab and enter “teh” and “the” in the Replace and With field respectively.


Now to add this entry, click the New button then the OK button. This would automatically replace the entry with correct replacement.

In Category: OpenOffice

Ravi Shankar

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