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autocomplete: inline/interactive indicators/prompts for spelling/grammar errors

From: Gregory J. Rosmaita <oedipus@hicom.net>
Date: Tue, 14 Aug 2007 00:31:21 -0400
To: wai-xtech@w3.org
Cc: joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie
Message-Id: <20070814042642.M75941@hicom.net>

question: does inline spelling error prompting count as a manifestation 
of "auto-complete"?

for example, i would like to take advantage of an add on, such as 
ISpell, or the spellchecker widget included in the google toolbar 
(at least, the last time i had a google toolbar installed), or the 
(internal?) spell check as you type mechanism in FireFox (as well as 
myriad other applications, that are currently inaccessible -- 
especially those that not only mark potentially misspelt words, but 
expose possible alternative onRightMouseClick, such as the 
googlebar's form content spell checker...

these are a type of auto-complete, aren't they?  i certainly hope 
so -- my spelling is getting noticeably worse by the day...

more words to live by from Homer J. Simpson:
"What is mind?  No matter...  What is matter?  Never mind..."
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