Desktop publishing dtp software used to arrange text

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Desktop Publishing (DTP) SoftwareUsed to arrange text and graphics for publicationsFeatures include:oText formattingoFile importingoGraphics toolsoWeb publishing
Examples:oQuarkXPressoAdobe InDesignWeb Page Authoring SoftwareUsed to create a Web pageKnowledge of HTML is not necessary.Features include:oWizards and templatesoReference materialsoInteractive contentExamples:oMicrosoft Expression WeboAdobe DreamweaveroOffice applications can save a document as a Web page.Large-Business SoftwareUsed across a variety of industriesIncludes:oBusiness and marketing plan softwareoProject management softwareoCustomer relationship management (CRM) softwareoEnterprise resource planning (ERP) systemsoEcommerce solutionsMapping SoftwareProvides nationwide street maps and directionsSupplies geographic data for decision makingAvailable versions:oOnlineoPCoSmartphoneoGPS devicesSpecialized Business SoftwareVertical market software: Tailored to the needs of a particular industryExamples:oEstimating softwareoProperty management softwareoScheduling and dispatching softwareoProprietary software can be custom developed for a company.Computer-Aided Design (CAD) SoftwareUsed to create 3-D automated designs, technical drawings and model visualizations
Industrial use includes:oArchitectureoAutomotiveoAerospaceoMedical engineering industriesExample: Autodesk’s AutoCADGetting Help with SoftwareTypes of help:For general help or information about the product, many websites offer frequently askedquestions (FAQs), which include answers to the most common questions.Some programs also offer online help and support. Sometimes, online help also allows you to chat with a member of an online support team.Some applications are context-sensitive and offer help based on the task you’re doing or ScreenTipsto explain where your cursor is resting.In Microsoft Office applications, on the far top-right of the screen, you’ll find a question mark icon. This takes you to the main Help interface. Integrated helpmeans that the documentation is built directly into the program. You type a question, search for a term, or browse the help topics.There is a Help menuon the menu bar of most applications where you can choose to search an index or content outline to find out the nature of almost any feature.There are also many online sites, such as Malektips.com, that provide a vast array of multimedia help files and tutorials.Software LicensesYou buy a license, not the software itself.Check license for:oUltimate owner of softwareoNumber of installations allowed per licenseoPer computer, per user, or per family (Apple)?

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