Talking Word Processors As indicated by Anson (1997), talking word processors provide speech synthesis and auditory feedback of information that allows text to be written, edited, and arranged.
What does W/P stand for?
W/P stands for Word Processor
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The court noted that the prisoners did not present evidence that they failed a course or program of s tudy due to their inability to turn in typewritten work, and therefore did not show any violation of a liberty interest that they had in possessing a typewriter or word processor.
The MessagePad's multitasking functions allow users to transfer the contents of a Web page into the word processor and then e-mail the document directly to a colleague.
And, depending on the size or technical status of your organization, all your application programs (such as your word processor or spreadsheet) and the data they generate are stored either on the hard disk inside your computer or on a central, remote computer, called a "server.
Crowded, it contains two desks, a file cabinet, chair and Tulloch's precious word processor -- of which more in a moment.
Thus, it is not surprising that initial research indicates that experienced adult writers revise more extensively when using a word processor (Bridwell, Nancarrow, & Ross, 1984), but that word processing has limited impact on revision by inexperienced writers (Daiute, 1986; MacArthur & Graham, 1987).