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Rainer
406,343
DEANNA EARLY - - ( NMLS # 268590 )
American National Bank & Trust - Smith Mountain Lake, VA
Highest Ranked Mortgage Loan Originator Virginia

Excellent suggestion !

Speaking of suggestions, I think Bob Stewart and AR managemnt should put out a request for members to send in words they think should be added to the ActiveRain dictionary since individual members cannot (and with good reason) add words themselves.

Let's bring our ActiveRain dictionary into the 21st century !

Apr 08, 2016 09:27 AM
Rainmaker
634,116
Kathleen Luiten
Resort and Second-Home Specialist - Princeville, HI
Kauai Luxury Ocean Home Sales

Yes, TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc. and @diaDEANNA EARLY --( NMLS #268590 )-- , updating both the dictionary and the spell checker would be appreciated!

Apr 08, 2016 05:37 PM
Rainmaker
1,583,833
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

What's the problem; most of the time it doesn't recognize proper English let alone acronyms!

Apr 08, 2016 11:21 AM
Rainmaker
4,822,016
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Michael,

I just ignore.  The spell check is weird in each platform.  Our web site likes some words that Word does not...My Scrabble dictionary does not like words that are in the dictionary...it is PC thing I think.  A

Apr 08, 2016 09:38 AM
Rainmaker
1,077,136
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

start with realtor. It insists that we spell Realtor.....No Sh*^?

Apr 08, 2016 08:55 AM
Rainmaker
562,150
Women of Westchester Working Together
Women of Westchester Working Together - West Harrison, NY
Women helping Women get ahead

I must be missing something.  Are they saying LOL and AR are typos?

Apr 08, 2016 08:47 AM
Rainmaker
672,282
Debra Leisek
Bay Realty,Inc Homer Alaska - Homer, AK

And yet they don't catch it when your i is not I as it should be... not sure why they don't have automatic spell-check on everything... 

Apr 08, 2016 05:24 PM
Ambassador
4,306,122
Praful Thakkar
LAER Realty Partners - Andover, MA
Andover, MA: Andover Luxury Homes For Sale

TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc. - and that happens with few more words. Oops is not one of them though....lol!

Apr 08, 2016 04:16 PM
Rainmaker
2,706,701
Lisa Von Domek
Lisa Von Domek Team - Dallas, TX
....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless!

So true TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc. I have to constantly over ride the spell check on LOL.

Apr 08, 2016 03:34 PM
Ambassador
4,660,682
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

There are a few others that I keep waiting for them to recognize, like, Repost, Realtor, and a few others that I cant remember at the moment.

until then I will patiently ignore the red underlines

Apr 08, 2016 03:30 PM
Ambassador
1,770,405
Noah Seidenberg
Coldwell Banker - Evanston, IL
Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917

It is no easy job keeping up with all of this, I think these folks have their work cut out for them Michael.

Apr 08, 2016 12:38 PM
Ambassador
2,200,409
Debbie Laity
Cedaredge Land Company - Cedaredge, CO
Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO

It also doesn't like the words...texting and internet. 

Apr 08, 2016 11:58 AM
Rainmaker
3,407,407
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

lol,  oh  ok

 

Apr 08, 2016 11:08 AM
Ambassador
3,985,028
Debbie Reynolds
Platinum Properties - Clarksville, TN
Your Dedicated Clarksville TN Real Estate Agent

Well there are many words I use that get underlined with the spellchecker. I ignore some of them and change others even knowing I am right and it is wrong.

Apr 08, 2016 10:08 AM
Rainmaker
788,566
Susan Laxson CRS
Palm Properties - La Quinta, CA
Local Knowledge & Global Network

Really? I use LOL a lot because it expresses something funny to me. A definite update is in order! LOL!

Apr 08, 2016 09:14 AM
Rainmaker
3,985,513
William Feela
WHISPERING PINES REALTY - North Branch, MN
Realtor, Whispering Pines Realty 651-674-5999 No.

And i thought it was just me...

Apr 08, 2016 08:56 AM
Rainmaker
3,622,028
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Stuff happens.  All the time.  

Apr 12, 2016 11:44 PM
Ambassador
3,694,579
Patricia Kennedy
Redfin - Washington, DC
Home in the Capital

LOL and reblog!

Apr 12, 2016 02:11 PM
Rainmaker
4,318,666
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

That would be a good idea.

Apr 10, 2016 12:35 PM
Rainmaker
2,870,089
Kathleen Daniels
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
San Jose Homes for Sale-Probate & Trust Specialist

Michael, I propose that we don’t sweat the small stuff. It’s not healthy 

Apr 09, 2016 05:19 AM
Rainmaker
5,774,085
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Become an advocate for the changes you wish to see.

Apr 09, 2016 01:15 AM
Rainmaker
3,064,103
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

LOL?! 

Apr 09, 2016 12:04 AM
Rainmaker
1,402,327
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc. It does need an update.

Apr 08, 2016 11:42 PM
Rainmaker
4,432,726
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thank you.

Apr 08, 2016 09:34 PM
Rainmaker
2,327,733
Joe Petrowsky
Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709 - Manchester, CT
Your Mortgage Consultant for Life

Good morning Michael. I have gotten used to the current spell check system, so it is not an issue for me, thankful that there is one in place.

Apr 08, 2016 06:41 PM
Rainmaker
3,448,948
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I'm a bit mystified... but then I don't use spell checker. I'm my own spell checker and more realiable!

Apr 08, 2016 06:36 PM
Ambassador
2,947,017
Tammy Lankford,
Lane Realty Eatonton, GA Lake Sinclair, Milledgeville, 706-485-9668 - Eatonton, GA
Broker GA Lake Sinclair/Eatonton/Milledgeville

I have thought that for years. 

Apr 08, 2016 12:13 PM
Rainmaker
1,601,695
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

Interesting. 

Apr 08, 2016 10:19 AM