word processing system

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an application that provides the user with tools needed to write and edit and format text and to send it to a printer

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As with any new technology, the syllabic word processing system had to go through a number of refinements and improvements, but at each step, backward compatibility was implemented, so that the Naskapi community was able to maintain a growing corpus of digital language materials.
Depending on the interface your word processing system has with your mainframe, additional glitches may occur.
The data were then edited and an invoice was prepared on a separate word processing system.
This system has evolved from a simple word processing system to one that maintains equipment inventories, runs customer jobs and spreadsheets, manages time and is gearing up for mission-critical applications development projects.
Although a word processing system can store a document in coded form, the text storage system not only stores the text but also creates indexes to every significant word in the stored document.
T cube Scientific Word Processing System If you ever tried to produce a professional product for your scientific papers or tried to emulate the latest copy of ACCN, you have probably tried those character hidden in upper (and lower) ASCII, and found that with some cludging, some useful chemical formulae could be made.
A good word processing system does make it easy to move or copy mixed directional text into the middle of other mixed directional text, but in such cases of "directional misch-masch," it is usually impossible for the user to state what the resulting layout ought to be.
The state broadcasting institutions of the Association of Public-service broadcasters of Germany (ARD), ZDF and Germany Radio, represented by the management of the post service of ARD, ZDF, Germany Radio intends to use the existing host-oriented and based on the Software "ASF" Online word processing service through the post a marketable word processing system to replace based on a client-server architecture.
As to a side benefit to this change, we are about to get rid of our Wang word processing system in-house that we have had since 1979.
In such systems, text transcribed from clinicians' dictations is moved electronically from the word processing system into a patient care information system that clinicians can use to retrieve clinical results from workstations on the nursing units of hospitals and in the offices of group practices.
All forms are easily accessed through simple keystroke commands and can be transferred to an attorney's own word processing system.
In addition, a membership system should be able to reformat selected data and transfer files to a word processing system, tape, or other media for directory production.
The SEP disc also included free software programs, including the LaTeX word processing system, which is used to view the reproducible research documents.
WaveScribe International Corp, providers of on-demand Internet word processing system WaveScribe, has designed a companion LAN version for volume document production.
Think about it: Why should a programmer know more about a word processing system than your secretary?