vim7's spelling features

Published: Wednesday, Dec 26, 2007 Last modified: Sunday, Sep 20, 2020

Spell checking with british English dictionary:

:setlocal spell spelllang=en_gb

A convienance bind:

map <F8> :setlocal spell spelllang=en_gb<CR>

Highlighted words are probably incorrect.

Bind to backspace for your .vimrc:

noremap <BS>, <ESC>:set spell<CR>$[s1z=:set nospell<CR>