I use vim-pandoc for markdown editing but it adds red backgrounds to almost every words. Is it an spellchecking issue ? how can I disable this ?

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    :set nospell? Commented Oct 3, 2016 at 9:45
  • Modify (or change) your colorscheme or terminal settings?
    – VanLaser
    Commented Oct 3, 2016 at 12:27
  • thanks @Carpetsmoker just :set nospell.
    – sylvain
    Commented Oct 3, 2016 at 14:44

2 Answers 2


You can disable spell checking with:

:set nospell

Another options is to add my langage with :

:set spelllang=fr

then add unrecognized words with zg

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