07296019 is referenced by 84 patents and cites 17 patents.

A system and methods are provided for runtime spelling analysis and correction in a computing system. Misspelled entries or input text is automatically corrected turning the misspelled entries or input text into valid entries or text. The words used for spell checking and correction may be collected through multiple channels or from multiple sources, including words commonly found on the Web, and in users' entries or input text, as well as words from a standard language lexicon, all of which may be in one or more languages. The word(s) are automatically corrected only when there is a very high confidence that the correction is desirable. In various embodiments, the system implements a plurality of mechanisms with which the user can override the correction if invoked.

Title
System and methods for providing runtime spelling analysis and correction
Application Number
10/972593
Publication Number
7296019 (B1)
Application Date
October 25, 2004
Publication Date
November 13, 2007
Inventor
Zhanliang Chen
Sammamish
WA, US
Thomas Dale White
Carnation
WA, US
Ray Sun
Issaquah
WA, US
Raman Chandrasekar
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Woodcock Washburn
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G06F 7/00
G06F 17/30
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