Deprecated NSSpellChecker Methods

A method identified as deprecated has been superseded and may become unsupported in the future.

Deprecated in OS X v10.5

forgetWord:

Remove this word from the spelling dictionary. (Deprecated in OS X v10.5. Use unlearnWord: instead.)

- (void)forgetWord:(NSString *)word
Parameters
word

The word to remove.

Availability
  • Available in OS X v10.0 and later.
  • Deprecated in OS X v10.5.
Declared In
NSSpellChecker.h

Deprecated in OS X v10.6

guessesForWord:

Returns an array of suggested spellings for the misspelled word. (Deprecated in OS X v10.6. Use guessesForWordRange:inString:language:inSpellDocumentWithTag: instead.)

- (NSArray *)guessesForWord:(NSString *)word
Parameters
word

A misspelled word.

Return Value

An array of suggested spellings for the word.

Discussion

If word contains all capital letters, or its first letter is capitalized, the suggested words are capitalized in the same way.

Availability
  • Available in OS X v10.0 and later.
  • Deprecated in OS X v10.6.
Declared In
NSSpellChecker.h