Microsoft Word 2010: Adding a Text Entry to AutoCorrect

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Follow these steps to add a text entry to the AutoCorrect list:

1. Switch to the File tab, and then select Options.

screenshot of file, info option

2. Select Proofing from the list, and then click AutoCorrect Options from the AutoCorrect Options Section.

screenshot of autocorrect options command in the proofing section

3. A new dialog box should appear. Check the box next to Replace text as you type.

screenshot of replace text as you type option in autocorrect dialogue box

4. Type a word you commonly misspell in the Replace box, and then type the correct spelling of the word in the With box.

5. Select Add when finished.

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