How to Spell Check in Excel

In this tutorial, you will learn how to spell check in Excel.

Given that Excel users frequently work with numbers as opposed to language, spell check is frequently neglected in Excel. However, it remains one of the crucial checks that should be in place.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to spell check in Excel.

Spell Check

Before we begin we will need a group of data to be used to spell check in Excel.

Step 1

First, you need to have a clean and tidy group of data to work with.

Step 2

To perform a spelling check you can simply select ‘Review’ and then select ‘Spelling’. A pop-up box will appear, you then select one of the suggestions and press ‘Change’.

Step 3

Once you are done, your Excel will look like this.


That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

In this tutorial, I covered how to spell check in Excel.