RSS Feeds

Receive a regular RSS feed from our latest, most popular and recommended downloads

Latest downloads feed

Get a regular RSS from our most latest downloads

Most popular downloads feed

Get a regular RSS from our most popular downloads

Recommended downloads feed

Get a regular RSS from our recommended downloads

Newsletter

Subscribe to either one of our two newsletters for regular updates and information

Downloads newsletter

This is a weekly newsletter with download news, updates and other information

This is a monthly newsletter with software store information, offers and deals

Grammarly for Firefox 8.831.1882

Check spelling and grammar when you type online

by Mike Williams

Our Rating:
Your Rating:
Login to rate
Based on 0 ratings
License: Freeware
Operating Systems: Mac OS X, Windows 10, Windows 7 (32 bit), Windows 7 (64 bit), Windows 8
Requirements:
Languages: English
Software Cost: Free
Date Updated: 10 October 2018
Watchlist: Add download to my watchlist
Downloads To Date: 1155
Developer: Grammarly
RSS News Feed:
Twitter Feed: https://twitter.com/grammarly
Facebook: https://facebook.com/grammarly
Safeguard your PC with the latest Kaspersky Internet Security 2019 for only £14.99, saving 55% from store.downloadcrew.co.uk
Grammarly for Firefox
Check spelling and grammar when you type online

Grammarly is a free Firefox extension which checks your spelling and grammar on Facebook, Twitter, Gmail, in web forms and just about anywhere else you type online.

Once installed, the system works automatically. Start typing in a supported textbox, Grammarly displays its icon in the bottom right of the box to show it's working, and problem words or phrases are immediately underlined in red.

It's a familiar idea, but Grammarly goes a lot further than some of the competition. Context-sensitive checking means the system doesn't just complain about spelling (theyre), it also knows when words are used incorrectly (go over they're). And the grammar checker moves beyond the basics to tackle very complex errors and issues.

Fortunately, none of this complexity is visible to the user. If there are no mistakes, you'll see nothing beyond the Grammarly icon. If there are problem areas, they're underlined in red, and hovering your mouse over them displays a pop-up with an explanation and some alternatives. Click one of these suggestions to replace the original text, or tweak it manually, and carry on typing.

Sign up for a free Grammarly account and "you will start to receive weekly emails with personalized insights and performance stats". Doesn't appeal? No problem, it's not compulsory, the extension will carry on working regardless.

Verdict:

Easy to use and genuinely intelligent, Grammarly is an excellent way to improve your writing.

Your Comments & Opinion
 
Related Download Articles
 
Grammarly for Chrome

Grammarly for Chrome 14.877.1876

Freeware

Check spelling and grammar when you type online

Grammarly for Windows

Grammarly 1.5.31

Freeware

Check spelling and grammar for any document

LanguageTool

LanguageTool 3.7

Open Source

A multi-language spell, grammar, style checker

Speckie

Speckie 7.3

Free, for personal-use only

A free real-time spell checker for IE

Other Download Articles From This Category
Opera Beta 57

Opera Beta 57.0.3098.6

Freeware

Get an early look at the next version of Opera without affecting your stable installation 

Telegram

Telegram 1.4.3

Freeware

A versatile messaging app for all your devices

Microsoft Outlook for iOS

Microsoft Outlook for iOS 2.99

Freeware

The official Microsoft Outlook apps for iOS

Google Drive for iOS

Google Drive for iOS 4.2018.40201

Freeware

Mobile synchronization tool for Google’s online storage service

From Softwarecrew

Please wait while my feed loads

See more posts...

Our Price: $19.95
RRP: $49.99
Saving 60%
Buy Now
Offer Ends In:
 

Spotlight: Free Full Software

Windows 10 October 2018 Update (build 1809)

Free Full Commercial Software

This is the latest version of Windows October 2018 Update. it's a media creation tool that can be used to upgrade an existing installation of Windows or create installation media for another PC. Just make your choice after launching the tool and it'll do the rest.

What was new in Windows 10, when it was released? The OS brought back the Start Menu, though with a Windows 8 twist: live tiles keep you up-to-date with the latest news while also providing an easy way to launch apps. (Don't worry if you prefer the Start Screen, it's still there and you can boot into it if you prefer.)

Apps now work much more like regular desktop programs. They have minimise, maximise, restore and close buttons, and can be resized (to a degree) and organised however you like.

If you've still lost track of a program in the mass of open windows, a new Task Spaces feature can help. Click its taskbar button and you'll see thumbnails for everything running now, a little like OS X's Mission Control - just click something to switch to it.

Better still, Task Spaces also supports virtual desktops. Add extra desktops as required and it'll display thumbnails of each one, making it easy to identify whatever you're after and switch to it.

There's also smarter snapping, new customisation options, and even a bunch of experimental additions to the command prompt.

Fall Creators Update brings a whole host of new features for Windows 10. See the Microsoft Blog for more information.

The Windows 10 ISO here will give you build 1809 which is the October 2018 Update.

[...]
Value:
Free
Rating: