Star Wars in the Office dictionary

Office for Mere Mortals helps people around the world get more from Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Delivered once a week. free.


Since we’re talking about Star Wars, how does Microsoft Office 2016 for Windows handle the words and names from the famous films?

A mixed bag.  Most of the common names are in the MS Office dictionary but some surprising omissions.  The evil Emperor isn’t included.  Planet Tatooine has a major part in the movies but not the Microsoft Word dictionary but the relatively obscure Dagobah system is in.

Just part of our ongoing look at the inclusions and omissions from the Office dictionary, mostly tongue in cheek:

The Cheese Shop And Microsoft Word

Palin Isn’t In The Word Dictionary

Kardashian In Office 2013

Office ‘Gets’ Game Of Thrones

Klingon = Clinton

And a comparison between words given for eighth graders to spell and how Microsoft Office handles them.

Microsoft Word Vs Spelling Bee – 2015 Final

Microsoft Word Vs. Spelling Bee Champions 2014

Why Is An Eighth Grader Smarter Than Microsoft Word?


Want More?

Office Watch has the latest news and tips about Microsoft Office. Independent since 1996. Delivered once a week.