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word processor

a computer software application designed for the keyboarding, formatting, correcting, and storing of text, including correspondence, reports, manuscripts, and books or other publications.
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It was apparent through the recruitment effort and through the questionnaire responses that curiosity about technology and recognition that word processing was an important economic skill were prime motivators for the parents' participation.
Then, in late 1987, I heard abaut Framework, an integrated package of software from Ashton-Tate with features for word processing, spreadsheets, and database.
In March 2012, LawDocsXpress announced expansion and enhancement of its legal word processing services and proprietary workflow management software.
Features found in most word processing programs for creating a table can easily allow the teacher to do this.
If you want to add spreadsheet data that will not change to a word processing document, a simple data import into your spreadsheet will work best.
To make life easy, critical information about the files on each disk is keyed into a word processing or database program with sorting and searching capabilities.
LawDocs has additional AMLAW 100 clients for whom it provides legal word processing services, but the firms' policies prohibit listing the firms' names.
It includes spreadsheet and word processing features chat are compatible widh Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word.
Although today's general purpose computers are perfectly capable of handling most word processing and document-preparation tasks, some jobs still call for a typewriter--particularly when specific information must be entered exactly into particular blanks on preprinted accounting and tax forms.
Almost all respondents use both word processing and page makeup programs, although there are a few isolated cases where only one or the other is used.
Corel's best-of-breed software collection for the home includes easy-to-use software for word processing, spreadsheets, Internet security, photo and video editing and organizing, CD/DVD creation and web browsing from leading software developers including Corel, Mozilla[R], Pinnacle Systems, Inc.
For light word processing, you'll require a much cheaper computer than if you intend to do desktop publishing or graphics manipulation.