Word 97 Word 97 07605 (MIS) (OP) 27 Oct 98 11:39 How does one create a form in wich the fields can be spell checked with out unprotecting the form? If the the form is unprotected, the data is lost. Please help? RE: Word 97 cole (MIS) 4 Nov 98 12:58 Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem according to Article ID Q110174 and Q119698 of the microsoft support site. They offered 3 methods to try to get around the problem. I have not gotten these methods to work at this time. If I get them to work, I will forward the information to you.