The Word Program
- Why word processing packages? Advantages and disatvantages
- Advantages :fast, convenient, easily editable, easily copied
- Disadvantages: not a hard copy so can be easily lost, save feature could be forgotten, person has to learn and buy a computer prior of working
- Why do we need to format?
- To make text look more attractive and proffessional
- To make it more readable
- To emphasise certain text
- To create our original style
- Why do we work on a soft copy?
- So that it is easily editable
- We can easily move it between one computer to another
- Multiple copies could be easily made
Explain the meaning of the cursor and the use of the cursor keys.
Find the following buttons, and explain their use:
- Cursor keys
- Enter key
- New button
- Open button
- Save button
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