Grammar Checker and Style Enhancer
LanguageTool goes beyond the basic capabilities of a spell and grammar checker by ensuring your writing is stylistically enhanced through optimized word choice, improved readability, and expertly crafted sentences.
Take Charge of Your Personal Dictionary and Style Guide
Personalize the editing experience with LanguageTool by defining style guidelines and adding words to your Personal Dictionary. You can also enable and disable rules as you please so that you stay focused on what’s important—writing.
Rewrite Sentences With Our AI-Powered Paraphrasing Tool
Are you looking for a way to easily rephrase sentences to be more stylistically diverse? With our AI-powered tool, all you have to do is highlight the text, and LanguageTool will offer a multitude of rewritten options. It’s as easy as one, two, paraphrase.
Try the Innovative and Inviting LanguageTool Editor
The LanguageTool Editor is designed to be distraction-free and easy to use. Check for spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors in all your texts, regardless of where they’re written, with one click of the shortcut. It can’t get much simpler than that.
One App, Endless Opportunities
Remove the hassle of proofreading with LanguageTool for Mac, which seamlessly ensures your writing is error-free across several of your favorite programs and apps—like Apple Mail, Microsoft Word, Slack, and more.
Writing Flawless Emails Has Never Been Easier
Have you ever wanted to unsend an email to correct that one annoying spelling mistake? Why not do it right from the start? LanguageTool for Desktop integrates seamlessly with Apple Mail, making embarrassing typos and questionable grammar a thing of the past.
Pick Up the Slack
LanguageTool now supports integration with Slack. Write professionally and impress your bosses and colleagues with impeccable spelling and clear communication.
Be a Word Wonder
Integrate LanguageTool for Mac with Word and watch how effortless it will be to write wonderfully. Regardless of your text type and audience—always find the best words in your favorite text program.
Write No Nonsense Notes
Notes are important and can contain a lot of significant information. Ensure correct spelling and grammar with LanguageTool to avoid having to decipher your notes later.
Collaborate Confidently in Microsoft Teams
Time is money, so don’t let the fear of making a grammar, spelling, or stylistic error stop you in your tracks. LanguageTool now supports MS Teams, meaning you can communicate with the company professionally and eloquently.
In a Nutshell
LanguageTool for Desktop makes applying suggestions seamless and easy. Experience uninterrupted, focused work without sacrificing LanguageTool’s advanced features.
Works (Almost) Everywhere
LanguageTool for the desktop works in the most popular writing applications for macOS. e.g., Apple Mail, Notes, and Messages. More will follow in the future.
You Decide Where To Check
LanguageTool for desktop only checks the apps you want it to check. Thus, you have full control over what’s processed and what’s better kept untouched.
Errors are underlined right where you write. Applying suggestions is as easy as pie by simply clicking on them.
Personal Dictionary and Style Guide
There is no registration required for using the app. However, if you log in with your existing LanguageTool user account, all your custom rules and dictionary entries will be respected while checking.
Frequently Asked Questions
Make your text sound professional and avoid embarrassing style, punctuation, and grammar mistakes
What apps does LanguageTool for macOS support?
LanguageTool for macOS supports spelling, grammar, and style checking for Apple Mail, Microsoft Word [BETA], Slack [BETA], Teams [BETA], Messages, and Notes. Texts from all other applications can be corrected in the Editor by using the shortcut. LanguageTool also offers an array of add-ons and extensions for all major browsers and word processors. See a full list here
Do I need an account to use LanguageTool for macOS?
No, LanguageTool for macOS can be used without creating a user account. You can check texts directly in Apple Mail, Word, Slack, Teams, Messages, and Notes entirely free of charge. If you want to enjoy the full LanguageTool experience, you can use the distraction-free writing and storing features of the Editor.
Does LanguageTool require an internet connection to check my texts?
Why does LanguageTool for macOS require accessibility permissions?
LanguageTool for macOS requires accessibility permissions to correct texts on a system level. Without those permissions, it’s impossible to offer LanguageTool’s advanced grammar and spell checking capabilities in apps like Apple Mail, Slack, or Microsoft Word. If you’d like to know more about LanguageTool and accessibility permissions, read the Help Article.
Does LanguageTool for macOS work with Apple Mail?
Yes, LanguageTool for macOS works natively with Apple Mail, Microsoft Word, Slack, Teams, Messages, and Notes via the shortcut, along with all other applications on your Mac.
Does LanguageTool for Mac work with Microsoft Word?
LanguageTool is compatible with Microsoft Word, Slack, Teams, Apple Mail, Messages, and Notes. Via the Shortcut, you can use the writing tool in all applications on your Mac.