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5802537 Word processor which does not activate a display unit to indicate the result of the spelling verification when the number of characters of an input word does not exceed a predetermined number  
A word processor having a spelling verification function which is achieved in more efficient manner through the use of an independent control unit. The capacity of a text buffer memory can be...
5787451 Method for background spell checking a word processing document  
A method for checking spelling in a word processor integrates spell checking with the editing process. During idle periods of the word processor, the spell checker scans an open document, and...
5786776 Character input terminal device and recording apparatus  
Texts including required message are entered with a small number of keys such as those of a cellular telephone. In this case, a conversion table is unnecessary and the number of key operations is...
5784008 Word processing  
A method and system for inputting text in a word processing system. A set of words is assigned to predetermined specific keys for later quick input. The set of words is dynamically changed during...
5768158 Computer-based system and method for data processing  
An electronic spreadsheet, formed in accordance with the present invention, providing a user with improved data processing capability, includes displaying a visual presentation to the user, the...
5765180 Method and system for correcting the spelling of misspelled words  
The present invention provides a method and system for correcting the spelling of words. In a preferred embodiment, a list of misspelled words and associated correctly spelled words is maintained....
5752055 Systems and method for automatically linking parts within compound documents  
In a computer environment which provides support for compound documents composed of multiple parts, a technique is provided for linking parts which rely on common data so that updating the common...
5740456 Methods and system for controlling intercharacter spacing as font size and resolution of output device vary  
A method of controlling the intercharacter spacing between adjacent characters in automatic typography systems. The method ensures that the autohinter creates even spacing between two adjacent...
5721847 Method and system for linking controls with cells of a spreadsheet  
A method and apparatus for inserting a selected graphic control within a spreadsheet, chart, or dialog sheet. The graphic control can be selected from a Forms button toolbar and then positioned...
5680630 Computer-aided data input system  
A system for saving time when keyboarding data by building a primary dictionary and generating a functional dictionary from the primary dictionary by dividing each article of the primary...
5675821 Document processing apparatus and method  
A word processor bearing a spelling verification function which is achieved in more efficient manner through the use of an independent control unit. The capacity of a text buffer memory can be...
5671426 Method for organizing incremental search dictionary  
The electronic dictionary disclosed herein is organized for expeditious search based on partial spelling by assigning words to blocks having a predetermined maximum size, the blocks being...
5659676 Systems and methods for creating and refreshing compound documents  
Systems and methods for creating and refreshing compound documents include a query part in a compound document to incorporate data from an independent data processing application. Upon creating or...
5659771 System for spelling correction in which the context of a target word in a sentence is utilized to determine which of several possible words was intended  
A system is provided for spelling correction in which the context of a word n a sentence is utilized to determine which of several alternative or possible words was intended. The probability that...
5649223 Word based text producing system  
On word starts, the system displays sets of very frequent words and attributes in locations which associate them with input actions. Possible attributes include letters, phonetic sounds, character...
5633998 Methods for compiling formulas stored in an electronic spreadsheet system  
An electronic spreadsheet system of the present invention includes a Formula Evaluator having a preferred interface and methods for compiling spreadsheet formulas into native machine language for...
5630126 Systems and methods for integrating computations into compound documents  
Systems and methods for creating and integrating computations within compound documents wherein a compound document having a plurality of integrated computations is created in a computing...
5621641 Computer assisted text system  
On word starts, the system displays sets of very frequent words and attributes in locations which associate them with input actions. Possible attributes include letters, phonetic sounds, character...
5600584 Interactive formula compiler and range estimator  
A method for tracking errors in a system of numerical formulas. It uses confidence intervals and special encodings, and is suitable for use in an interactive computer program. Maximum efficiency...
5572423 Method for correcting spelling using error frequencies  
An improved method for correcting spelling errors in text wherein candidate expressions for replacing a misspelled word are assigned probability functions. The misspelled word can be replaced...
5513348 System for relational database retrieval through a link file built to access components of relational tables  
A data retrieval system for a relational database, for retrieving a relational table in a relational database having parts separately identifiable within the system. A link data file stores link...
5471612 Electronic spreadsheet system and methods for compiling a formula stored in a spreadsheet into native machine code for execution by a floating-point unit upon spreadsheet recalculation  
An electronic spreadsheet system of the present invention includes a Formula Evaluator having a preferred interface and methods for compiling spreadsheet formulas into native machine language for...
5293615 Point and shoot interface for linking database records to spreadsheets whereby data of a record is automatically reformatted and loaded upon issuance of a recalculation command  
A spreadsheet program providing the combination of spreadsheet and database tools, and enabling users to develop an application environment that can use all resources in the spreadsheet storage...
5258909 Method and apparatus for "wrong word" spelling error detection and correction  
A method of detecting and correcting an error in a string of information signals. When each information signal represents a word, the method detects and corrects spelling errors. The method...
5241671 Multimedia search system using a plurality of entry path means which indicate interrelatedness of information  
A database search system that retrieves multimedia information in a flexible, user friendly system. The search system uses a multimedia database consisting of text, picture, audio and animated...
5231577 Method and system for processing formatting information in a spreadsheet  
A method and system wherein characters in cells of a spreadsheet may be assigned character attribute information, such as font type, font size, bold, italics, underline, etc., wherein the...
5210689 System and method for automatically selecting among a plurality of input modes  
A continuous input system allows a system operator to continuously input a plurality of polysemous icon symbols to access stored morphemes, words, phrases, or sentences corresponding to an icon...
5203705 Word spelling and definition educational device  
An electronic spelling correcting machine compares input term against a list of terms in memory and validates spelling and provides a set of terms which may correspond to the input term if the...
RE33337 Stenographic translation system  
A steno transtator system for translating stenographic keystrokes to language format according to a predefined keystroking methodology includes a steno writer to generate a sequence of stroke...
4891786 Stroke typing system  
A storage method and control system for creating linguistic expressions such as natural language text by both sequential and simultaneous keypresses. The system controls a programmable digital...
4873634 Spelling assistance method for compound words  
Correctly spelled compound words are provided as candidates to replace a misspelled compound word in many natural languages such as Dutch, Danish, German, Icelandic, Norwegian, Swedish, Swiss...
4859091 Word processor including spelling verifier and corrector  
There is disclosd a word processor capable of spelling verifying and correcting function with a limited display space. If a word is misspelled in an entered sentence, plural candidate correct...
4830521 Electronic typewriter with a spelling check function and proper noun recognition  
An electronic typewriter or a word processor with a spelling check function for speedier typing comprises a keyboard, a dictionary memory, a spelling checker, alarm means for issuing an alarm when...
4797855 Word processor having spelling corrector adaptive to operator error experience  
A word-processing system or memory typewriter has the usual keyboard, input display and/or printer; together with a spelling dictionary stored within the memory, and an error signal generating...
4775251 Electronic typewriter including spelling dictionary  
The present electronic typewriter executes a spelling check control and, more specifically, judges whether or not a word in a dictionary memory identical to an inputted word exists. If a word does...
4758955 Hand-held spelling checker and method for reducing redundant information in the storage of textural material  
A hand-held spelling checker is disclosed employing a compact technique for storing information. A binary character code is assigned to each letter of the alphabet, and an additional series of...
4730269 Method and apparatus for generating word skeletons utilizing alpha set replacement and omission  
Automated spelling correction converts, by prescribed linguistic procedures, each word to be corrected to a skeleton, and compares that skeleton with a data base of skeletons derived by identical...
4701851 Compound word spelling verification  
A compound word spelling verification technique is described for use with a dictionary which does not include all verifiable compounds. During attempted verfication of a text word, all initial...
4689768 Spelling verification system with immediate operator alerts to non-matches between inputted words and words stored in plural dictionary memories  
Spelling errors are detected through the comparison of the keyed word with previously stored words of known spelling. The operator is immediately alerted upon the detection of a lack of comparison...
4672571 Compound word suitability for spelling verification  
A compound word spelling verification technique is described for use with a dictionary which does not include all verifiable compounds. During verification of a text word, an attempt is made to...
4650349 Speed typing apparatus and method  
A speed typing method and apparatus for use in association with a word processor (5) are disclosed. An encoded Key (40) of alphanumeric characters and its associated Replacement Text (41) are...
4651300 Word processing apparatus  
A word processing apparatus comprising a word processor which prepares and edits a document by a first CPU in response to a signal received from an input unit; and a spelling collator capable of...
4627023 Word information retrieval system using video storage medium  
An information retrieval system for an electronic dictionary includes the capability of displaying a selected batch of alphabetically-ordered words containing a word entered by a keyboard, and the...
4580241 Graphic word spelling correction using automated dictionary comparisons with phonetic skeletons  
Automated spelling correction converts, by prescribed linguistic procedures, each word to be corrected to a skeleton, and compares that skeleton with a data base of skeletons derived by identical...
4499553 Locating digital coded words which are both acceptable misspellings and acceptable inflections of digital coded query words  
A method is disclosed using a digital data processing means for determining from a plurality of candidate words at least one which is both an acceptable spelling and an acceptable inflection of a...
4498148 Comparing input words to a word dictionary for correct spelling  
A method and apparatus for vectorizing text words for compact storage and spelling verification in a mini-processor system without the use of complex mathematics functions. A binary storage table...
4412294 Display system with multiple scrolling regions  
A data display and management system includes a microprocessor whose functions are implemented by instructions in data from a directly connected main memory. A mass data storage memory is...
4355371 Instantaneous alpha content prescan method for automatic spelling error correction  
A system for reducing the computation required to match a misspelled word against various candidates from a dictionary to find one or more words that represent the best match to the misspelled...
4328561 Alpha content match prescan method for automatic spelling error correction  
A system for reducing the computation required to match a misspelled word against various candidates from a dictionary to find one or more words that represent the best match to the misspelled...
4040024 Editing system for a random access memory  
An editing system for processing the contents of a random access memory, used in conjunction with a visual display and an alphanumeric control keyboard. The editing system comprises two basic...

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