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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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Social workers had to undergo extensive training in Windows and Microsoft's word-processing program.
WordPerfect 10, the latest version of Corel Corporation's award-winning word-processing package, offers customers unprecedented precision and control over their document creation.
Any work you've done from most other applications, such as word-processing, paint and drawing programs, can also be pasted into PageMill's display.
Corel WordPerfect 8 for Linux delivers the same word-processing capabilities as the Windows(R) version, plus has many features available only for Linux.
This download offers new and existing customers a complete word-processing solution and incorporates all updates and patches issued by Corel subsequent to the original product release.
In addition to the two main applications - Corel Print Office 5 for Macintosh and Corel Photo House 5 for Macintosh - the software includes file converters for translating popular Macintosh word-processing file formats not natively supported by Corel Print Office 2000.