Convert Hangul to Hanja

If you are not using the Korean language version of Microsoft Office, then this feature is only available if you have installed Microsoft Office 2003 Proofing Tools for Korean or Microsoft Office 2003 Multilingual User Interface Pack, which is available through a volume licensing agreement.

In addition, you must enable support for Korean through Microsoft Office Language Settings.

ShowConvert specific words

  1. Type the Hangul you want to convert to Hanja, or select it.
  2. On the Tools menu, point to Language, and then click Hangul Hanja Conversion.
  3. In the Hanja Suggestions box, select the appropriate Hanja.

ShowTip

  • On a Korean keyboard, you can use the HANJA key or the right CTRL key to display the Hangul Hanja Conversion dialog box.

ShowConvert a word one character at a time

If the Hangul Hanja Conversion dialog box doesn't contain the suggestion you want, you can convert using your own Hanja one character at a time.

  1. Type the word you want to convert, and then select it.
  2. On the Tools menu, point to Language, and then click Hangul Hanja Conversion.
  3. Click By Character.
  4. In the Hanja Suggestions box, select the appropriate Hanja character, and then click Change.
  5. Repeat step 4 until the word is converted.

ShowConvert the entire document at one time

  1. On the Edit menu, click Select All, or press CTRL+A to select all of the text within the document.
  2. On the Tools menu, point to Language, and then click Hangul Hanja Conversion.
  3. In the Hanja Suggestions box, select the appropriate Hanja, and then click Change.

 Note   When Hangul and Hanja are mixed in sentences, you need to specify whether to convert Hangul to Hanja or vice versa. To skip converting an instance of a selected word, click Ignore.

ShowSpecify the display of converted Hangul or Hanja

Under Display Style in the Hangul Hanja Conversion dialog box, you can choose how to display Hangul and Hanja when you convert.

Display style Before conversion After conversion
Hangul hak kyo hak kyo
Hanja hak kyo hak kyo
Hangul(Hanja) hak kyo hak kyo (hak kyo )
Hanja(Hangul) hak kyo hak kyo (hak kyo )
 
 
Applies to:
Word 2003