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## Re: [h-e-w] Installing ispell in Emacs

 From: Christopher G D Tipper Subject: Re: [h-e-w] Installing ispell in Emacs Date: Mon, 21 Jun 2004 12:26:22 +0100

Install it somewhere like c:\ispell and add the following to autoexec.bat (or
whatever you do in WinXP :)

rem -----------------------------------------------------------------------
rem ISPELL
rem -----------------------------------------------------------------------
SET PATH=%PATH%;C:\ISPELL\BIN
SET ISPELL_DICTDIR=C:\ISPELL\LIB
SET ISPELL_HOME=C:\ISPELL

Christopher

On 20 Jun 2004 at 20:37, HFOverbeck wrote:

> Hello,
>
> Just installed emacs-21.3 on Windows 98SE and see that I need ispell
> for spell checking. I've scoured the web for simple instructions on
> where to find and how to install ispell in emacs but can't find
> anything that I can understand. I looked at the FAQ but the section on
>
> Can anyone *please* provide me with---or point me to---step by step
> instructions for obtaining ispell and installing it in emacs? I don't
> come from a Unix environment so many of the instructions I've seen are
>
> I apologize for asking a question that certainly has been covered in
> the past. However, I just joined the list and searching the archives
> didn't help.
>
> Any and all suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
>
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