A good free online spell checker can be found here:
Free English Spell Checker - Check your web page or type in text.
If you want a quick check on some text or just one word type it in here and a window from http://chxo.com/ will show up with your corrected text:
We found a good freeware (offline) spelling check program for your html pages called LoGraf Free Website Editor.
Other spelling checkers as listed by www.DMOZ.org:
- ActivSpell Server Side Spell Checker - Checks the spelling of text boxes on web sites. Spell Check interface purely html/java script, spell checking full server side.
- Alcoda Software - Editors and spell checkers for users and developers, for Windows, Oracle, and InterDev, with multiple language dictionaries, thesaurus and definitions.
- Aspell Spell Helper - Enter a misspelled word, and the site will consult a dictionary to suggest the correct spelling.
- As-U-Type - Windows 95/98/NT4/2000 program to correct spelling and expand text on the fly. Trialware from Fanix software.
- AutoSpell - Multiple spelling checker programs for web masters, Windows users, and Active X developers.
- Excalibur - LaTeX aware spelling checker for the Macintosh. Free.
- Fornada Software QuickSpell - Windows 95/98/NT desktop spell checking utility. Shareware.
- Free English Spell Checker - Check your web page or type in text.
- JSpell Spell Checker - Java and HTML spell checker. Works with JSP, ASP, CGI generated web pages as well as oracle forms and java applets. Software designed exclusively for the web.
- Spell Checker for Edit Boxes - Checks the spelling of any edit control in almost any application under Windows 3.1/95/98. Dictionaries available in several languages. Free for private use, shareware for businesses. From Michael Quinion Associates.
- SpellCatcher.com - Casady and Greene's Spell Catcher programs for Windows and Macintosh. Interactive or batch mode, multi-language, English dictionary and thesaurus lookup.
- SpellCheck.net - Free online spell checker, copy and paste a word or document up to 5000 characters to check and correct it online.
- Spellex - Spell checking software for the medical, pharmaceutical, legal, bioscience, dental, and scientific and engineering fields, integrated with Word or WordPerfect.
- Spellink - Multilingual spell-checker software. Check spelling for English, German, French, Spanish in any Windows application. Dictionary: business, science, humanities, medical and technical.
- Spellswell Plus - Works with Macintosh applications that support AppleEvents as if built-in. From Working Software, Inc. HyperCard and BeOS versions available.
- Wintertree Software - Linguistic products for software developers: Sentry spell check engine, ThesDB thesaurus engine, dictionaries, grammar checkers. For MFC, ANSI C/C++, Office, VB, Delphi, Java, Web, and ASP.
- XDE Spell Checker - XDE's Spell Check Server may be installed on NT IIS, Unix derivatives such as Linux and Solaris web sites, the Java applet client may be used by HTML and dynamic page(s) on multiple browser platforms.
- XMLmind Spell-Checker - A Java spell-checker engine.
- Checking Out Three Freestanding Spell Checkers - Applelinks.com reviews Excalibur, Spellswell Plus, and Spell Catcher for Macintosh, giving 3, 3, and 5 stars respectively. (January 20, 2000)