Using Grammarly's tone detector

The beta version of Grammarly’s tone detector is available in Grammarly’s browser extension for Google Chrome, Safari, and Firefox. 

To check the tone of your writing, please follow these steps:

  • Double-check that you have Grammarly’s browser extension installed. 
  • Open any website where you can write text, such as Gmail.
  • Be sure to write a few sentences—the tone detector needs at least 120 characters to activate.
  • Click the emoji that appears in the bottom right corner of your screen to check your tone.

Tone detection, as well as Grammarly’s writing clarity suggestions, are available to all users on most sites. However, on certain business-related sites, Grammarly’s tone detector and clarity suggestions are available only to Premium users. Here are some examples of those sites:

  • Salesforce.com
  • crm.zoho.com
  • salesloft.com
  • mailchimp.com
  • surveymonkey.com 
  • employer.indeed.com 
  • asana.com
  • force.com
  • qualtrics.com

For access to tone detection and clarity feedback on these sites, upgrade to Grammarly Premium.

As one of Grammarly's features, Grammarly’s tone detector adheres to the privacy practices outlined in the Privacy & Security section here, and it falls under Grammarly’s Privacy Policy.

If you have feedback about Grammarly's tone detector, please submit a support request

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