Files produced by word processors use non alphanumeric characters to indicate formatting information such as the size and shape of text.
This is the same way most word processors work.
They may also be viewable using some other word processors.
In some cases, free word processors do not allow formatting that is WYSIWYG or "what you see is what you get" that most writers will be familiar with.
While the program is relatively basic, it is one of the free ones that most resembles well-known word processors such as Pages for the Mac and Microsoft Word.
Teens should also be developing their computer skills further by learning non-game applications such as word processors and spreadsheets and possibly learning computer programming skills as well.
In the beginning, arcades and the Atari 2600 were for video games and personal computers were for word processors and other "real world" applications.
While their products eventually grew to encompass everything from word processors to musical keyboards, they began their expansion with watches.
Some schools may also choose to use small word processors that operate on batteries; these are smaller, and the students are able to carry them from class to class to take notes and write answers to tests.
Integrates tightly with Microsoft Office but is not compatible with non-Microsoft word processors and spreadsheets.
For example, most word processors contain fonts such as "WingDings" or "Dingbats" which contain symbols such as hearts, arrows, and curlicues.
Some people are aware that most word-processors like Microsoft Word include HTML code generating capabilities.
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