The Language Secretariat of Greenland

Download Spellchecker

Kukkuniiaat version 3

Kukkuniiaat (spellchecker) in the Office Store for Microsoft Office Word for Windows, Mac, iPad and Online.

Kukkuniiaat can be installed via Google Docs and Microsoft Office

– Be aware that even though the Office Store says Word 2016+ for Windows, not all editions of 2016 work – it depends on where you got your 2016 from. It’s best with Word 356:

If you cannot find Kukkuniiaat in the Office Store or are in a domain where your administrator has to approve and roll out add-ins for employees, then you need to use these links:

For Microsoft Office on Windows

Note that the word separator must be downloaded separately!

To LibreOffice or OpenOffice on Windows or Mac

  • If you don’t have LibreOffice om your computer already, download it.
  • Download Java SE og install it on your computer
  • Download Kukkuniiaat (It’s the same ‘Spellchecker (54MiB)‘ you can get above)
  • Open LibreOffice then go to: PreferencesAdvancedJava Options → choose the latest Java
  • Go to: ToolsExtension Manager
  • Choose Add
  • Choose kukkuniiaat.oxt and go to: Open
  • Quit LibreOffice and restart it
  • Go to: Preferences and below Language Settings, go to: Languages
  • On the: Default Languages for Documents choose Kalaallisut then press the Apply-botton
  • Kukkuniiaat is ready to use!

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