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Open Source Spell Checker Application

May 27th, 2009 No comments

Spell Check Rex is an Open Source Spell Checker Application. It’s a Free spell checking program, written in PHP and MySQL, that can be installed on your website to regularly monitor and report on spelling mistakes. This should be particularly important for e-commerce sites, sites with dynamic content, and generally for people who want their sites to present positively.

It supports frame-enabled websites & directories, pages can be excluded. This Free Application spiders the  site it is installed on and generate reports. These reports are then provided both on-screen and via a download-able report.


Spell Checker Features


  • Free Application as most spell checking services charge money
  • Fully built-in to your website meaning you have control. No 3rd-party required.
  • Open source (GPL/GNU). You can see and modify the code.
  • Schedule regular reports to be emailed to you
  • Highly configurable: exclude directories, customize data, set crawl limits/behaviour
  • Comprehensive word list (approximately 115,000 words)
  • Locale-aware spellings
  • Multi-language admin panel
  • Free support available
  • Only 2.5mb download

Admin panel has multilingual support but Spell Check Rex can only spell check English written websites.