What is a Word Processor?
A word processor lets you work with text on a computer. It allows you to edit (change) the words you type at any time and even add pictures. It is a type of generic software because you can use it for a variety of things:
  • typing letters;
  • making birthday cards;
  • writing a newsletter;
  • designing a poster.

A file containing text is usually called a document.

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