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Word Processing

The use of a computer program to write, edit and format content. One writes the content and may either print it or save it in an electronic format. Word processing developed in the 1960s and was popularized in the 1970s and 1980s. Word processing was one of the first business uses for the personal computer.
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This is the first time a financial printer has offered comprehensive, integrated Web support for the preparation of financial documents from inception to distribution, including online EDGAR and word-processing services," James commented.
For instance, because word-processing programs generally treat text in a linear fashion as rows of characters, moving a particular column of text is very difficult.
One of the first full-featured Ajax applications, AjaxWord offers the look, feel and functionality of leading word-processing applications in a completely Web-based AJAX environment.
Baird took a word-processing test on a computer, where he was required to use various applications, she said.
In addition to the word-processing features like a spell checker, thesaurus, endnotes and footnotes, the program offers students a set of built-in tools to assist in creating their documents.
As MSFT was announcing the payout, NOVL was announcing a new suit against MSFT over its WordPerfect word-processing program.
Designed by IBM, the system has some 700 windows to navigate in order to combine database and word-processing functions.