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Last post Author Topic: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell  (Read 44568 times)

cranioscopical

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #25 on: December 30, 2009, 09:11 PM »
Quote from: mouser
readme points to additional dictionaries you can download and configure
Oh, now you want us to read something  ;D  :-[

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #26 on: January 01, 2010, 03:25 AM »
Wowza...I almost missed seeing this.  Great work, mouser.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #27 on: January 04, 2010, 09:14 PM »
First Post! ::)

Love this plugin, works extremely well --Though I wish it had the definitions listed as well, then I could finally ditch WordWeb...

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #28 on: January 04, 2010, 09:21 PM »
you can right click on a word and get a definition via web search.
also try the "define" alias.

ps.
congrats on your first post  :Thmbsup:

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #29 on: January 04, 2010, 09:37 PM »
plus there will be dictionary searches for WebMetaSearch: I've got one I've been working on that uses onelook and does definitions, reverse, etc  :)

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #30 on: January 04, 2010, 09:45 PM »
you can right click on a word and get a definition via web search.
also try the "define" alias.

ps.
congrats on your first post  :Thmbsup:

 :Thmbsup: Cool! This is great! Is there a way to reorganize the dictionary listing though? I prefer Dictionary.com over Merriam Webster...

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #31 on: January 04, 2010, 10:31 PM »
Just type define into FARR and you get a selection of sites to look up

edit:
 :-[  I think I missed the fact that you wanted to move Dictionary.com above Websters in the list (not just select it).

As mouser says below, best to make a copy and edit that one. The original can be disabled, or I guess you could give the edited one a different search string  :-\
« Last Edit: January 04, 2010, 11:54 PM by Perry Mowbray »

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #32 on: January 04, 2010, 11:37 PM »
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Is there a way to reorganize the dictionary listing though? I prefer Dictionary.com over Merriam Webster...

that list is defined inside an alias file called Core_Aliaseses\Core-Linguistics.alias

you shouldnt modify the those pre-defined aliases files since they will get overwritten on the next update, but what you can do is make a copy of that alias file in your own alias directory and then use that one and disable the built in one.

i realize that sounds a bit complicated.. i think someone needs to make a little tutorial on doing that, as it's a bit hard to just explain.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #33 on: January 04, 2010, 11:49 PM »
Is it not possible to dynamically sort that list on previous hits?
« Last Edit: January 04, 2010, 11:54 PM by Perry Mowbray »

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #34 on: January 04, 2010, 11:55 PM »
when you type define, it displays the contents of a single alias result list. these are not sorted based on use.  it might be an interesting idea to implement such a feature.. i'll consider it.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #35 on: January 08, 2010, 06:54 PM »
Ah sur do lak this here plugg inn! :Thmbsup:

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #36 on: January 09, 2010, 08:43 PM »
Really cool app  :up: :D... I'd like to have it 

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #37 on: January 09, 2010, 08:58 PM »
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I'd like to have it

you can have it, just download it and unzip it into the Find and Run Robot Plugins directory.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #38 on: January 15, 2010, 04:32 AM »
Very cool.... :Thmbsup:

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #39 on: April 13, 2010, 01:12 PM »
I'm sorry I am a newbie with FARR and I love it!

I am wanting to be able to select text and have it use this plugin in farr can that be done?

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #40 on: April 13, 2010, 02:16 PM »
can you explain a little more what you want to do?

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #41 on: April 13, 2010, 02:48 PM »
I think he wants to be able to select text in any application, right click it and choose "Spell check with FARRSpell". That is what I am gathering.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #42 on: April 13, 2010, 03:10 PM »
if so that is quite easy to do.  go to the Hotkeys page of options and create yourself a new hotkey entry that looks something like this:
Screenshot - 4_13_2010 , 3_09_27 PM.png

of course you can use whatever hotkey trigger key you want -- you may want to use ctrl+Break, if so make sure you uncheck the built in hotkey trigger that uses ctrl+Break.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #43 on: April 13, 2010, 03:11 PM »
the key is the "Copy selected text" option, and the "fs $$c" text, that tells farr to first copy any selected text, and then replace the search box with "fs "+whatever is on the clipboard.

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Re: NANY 2010 Release: FarrSpell
« Reply #44 on: April 13, 2010, 03:37 PM »
yes mouser that was it thank you so much!! :)