Encyclopedia > Word processing

  Article Content

Word processing

Word processing in its simplest form is the use of a word processor to create documents using computers. Word processing can also refer to advanced shorthand techniques, sometimes used in conjunction with specialised keyboards. In this sense of the term, the processing may or may not be being done on a computer terminal, but on a modified typewriter.

WordStar was the first commercially successful word processing computer program. Links to other word processing programs are at word processor.

External Links



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Father Damien

... of Hansen's disease (leprosy) who lived on the island of Molokai, Hawaii. He was born in Tremeloo, Belgium, the son of a farmer. He entered the novitiate of the ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 30 ms