Korektor Spellchecker

Korektor Spellchecker

Allow using Korektor service on editable controls.

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What is Korektor Spellchecker?

Korektor Spellchecker is a Firefox add-on that enables the use of the Korektor service for spellchecking and grammar checking on any editable input fields of web pages. It provides options to directly correct the content or view suggested corrections. The extension is compatible with various sites but may encounter issues on untested platforms.

Stats date:
Users: 71
Rating: 5.00 (1)
Version: 1.1.0 (Last updated: 2017-11-13)
Creation date: 2015-08-08
Weekly download count: NaN
Firefox on Android: Yes
Manifest version: 2
  • activeTab
  • contextMenus
  • https://lindat.mff.cuni.cz/
Size: 65.32K
Risk impact: Low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood

Other platforms

Not available on Chrome
Not available on Edge

Korektor Spellchecker extension allows using Korektor service (spellchecker and occassional grammarchecker developed at Institute of Formal and Applied Linguistics, Charles University in Prague) on any editable input fields of web pages.

The extension allows either directly correcting the content, or showing a dialog with suggested corrections. Note that the dialog with suggestions is injected directly into the original page, so there can be various problems on untested sites. However, the extension seem to work fine on many sites.

Although the sources of Korektor service and this extension are available under BSD-3-Clause license, please respect the CC BY-SA-NC licence of the spellchecking models.

Korekor service is described at https://lindat.mff.cuni.cz/services/korektor/ , the Korektor itself is available from http://ufal.mff.cuni.cz/korektor .

Risk impact

Korektor Spellchecker is relatively safe to use as it requires very minimum permissions.

Risk likelihood

Korektor Spellchecker has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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