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 HySpell for Firefox — Install Guide
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Purpose of this guide

This guide will show you how to install HySpell Armenian Spellchecker for Firefox.

These instructions have been tested on Windows 10 with Firefox version 58.0, the latest version as of this writing. The instructions are the same for other versions of Windows, as well as for macOS and Linux.



Mozilla Firefox (or simply Firefox) is a free and open-source web browser.

If you already have Firefox, make sure it’s the latest version by following these instructions:

Otherwise, download and install Firefox from https://www.mozilla.org/firefox.


  1. Open Firefox (if you are not already reading this from within Firefox).

  2. From within Firefox, open the appropriate HySpell installation file from below:

    For classical orthography (դասական՝ աւանդական ուղղագրութիւն), open the following link:


    For reformed orthography (արդի՝ նոր՝ սովետական ուղղագրություն), open the following link:


    Which one do I choose?

    Classical Armenian orthography (also known as traditional or Mesrobian orthography) is the spelling system used in the Armenian diaspora, including Lebanon, Syria, and Iran.

    Reformed Armenian orthography (also known as Soviet Armenian orthography) is the result of spelling reforms in the 1920s in Soviet Armenia; it is the predominant spelling system used today in the Republic of Armenia and the former Soviet Union.

    Note: If you’re not reading this from within Firefox, copy-paste the appropriate link from above into Firefox's Location Bar and press Enter or click the Go button.

  3. Wait for the download to complete. The file is about 900 KB and should take only a few seconds on a high-speed Internet connection.

  4. Once the add-on has been downloaded and verified, click the Add button.

  5. Click OK after installation completes.

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