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Using checking styles in CorelDRAW

Using checking styles in CorelDRAW

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Using checking styles

A checking style is a preset writing style rule applied to a drawing. Using a checking style lets you check a drawing that has a specific type of writing. For example, you can choose an advertising checking style to check advertising copy or marketing materials.

You can create, delete, edit, and restore a checking style.

You can specify a maximum number of items when Grammatik checks the grammar of a drawing. For example, you can specify the maximum number of consecutive nouns that Grammatik allows.

Choosing a formality level lets Grammatik check a drawing for strict or relaxed use of language and diction. Each checking style has a default level of formality assigned to it. Each formality level focuses on a different style of writing. You can choose from three formality levels: informal, standard, and formal.

 

Process to select a checking style

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To select a checking style

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose one of the following:

    • Spelling plus

    • Quick check

    • Very strict

    • Formal memo or letter

    • Informal memo or letter

    • Technical or scientific

    • Documentation or speech

    • Student composition

    • Advertising

    • Fiction

    • Grammar As-You-Go

  4. Click Select.

A checking style remains in effect until you disable the checking style or choose another one

 

Process to create a checking style

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To create a checking style

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose Very strict from the list.

  4. Click Edit.

  5. In the Edit checking styles dialog box, disable any rule classes in the Rule classes list that you do not want to include.

  6. Modify any of the settings.

  7. Click Save as.

  8. In the Save as checking style dialog box, type a name in the Custom style name box.


Process to delete a checking style

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To delete a checking style

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose a checking style from the list.

  4. Click Delete.

You can delete custom checking styles, but you cannot delete preset checking styles.

 

Process to edit a checking style

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To edit a checking style

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click  Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose a checking style.

  4. Click Edit.

  5. Modify any of the settings.

  6. Click Save.

When you save an edited checking style, an asterisk (*) is added to the style name.

 

Process to restore an edited checking style

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To restore an edited checking style

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click  Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose an edited checking style from the list.

  4. Click Edit.

  5. Click Restore.
    If you want to save an edited or restored checking style with a new name, click Save as, and type the new name in the Save as checking style dialog box.

Custom checking styles saved with new names cannot be returned to default settings.

 

Process to specify the maximum number of certain items

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To specify the maximum number of certain items

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2. Click Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose a checking style from the list.

  4. Click Edit.

  5. In the Maximum allowed area, type values in any of the following boxes:

    • Consecutive nouns

    • Consecutive prepositional phrases

    • Long sentence length

    • Spell numbers below or equal to

    • Words allowed in split infinitive

Set the Spell numbers below or equal to value to zero if you do not want figures to be flagged as errors.

 

Process to change a formality level

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To change a formality level

  1. Click Text Writing tools Grammatik.

  2.  Click Options Checking styles.

  3. In the Checking styles dialog box, choose a checking style from the list.

  4. Click Edit.

  5. In the Formality levels area, enable one of the following:

    • Informal

    • Standard

    • Formal

 

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