[TxMt] Re: detect language (german, english)

Hans-Jörg Bibiko bibiko at eva.mpg.de
Mon Nov 16 13:36:51 UTC 2009

On Nov 16, 2009, at 2:26 PM, Christian wrote:

> Am 16.11.2009 um 13:28 schrieb Hans-Jörg Bibiko:
>> On Nov 16, 2009, at 12:23 PM, Christian wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> is there a way that textmate can detect the used language (german or  
>>> english). Normally I write in german and now when I type english  
>>> everything is underlined. With a right click tm tries to correct in to  
>>> a german word.
>> Did you try ⌘: to set the language to English?
> There I have "Automatic by language" as standard. The OS-Prefs also set to "Automatic by language".
> When I highlight the entire document (Plain Text) and hit cmd + : and set it to English nothing happens.

You do not need to select the entire doc. Simply set the language to English and change the doc by typing eg " " to trigger the spell checker.


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