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Objectives Overview. See Page 141 for Detailed Objectives. Objectives Overview. See Page 141 for Detailed Objectives. Application Software. Application software consists of programs designed to make users more productive and/or assist with personal tasks. Page 142. Application Software.
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Objectives OverviewDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3See Page 141 for Detailed ObjectivesObjectives OverviewDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3See Page 141 for Detailed ObjectivesApplication Software
  • Application softwareconsists of programs designed to make users more productive and/or assist with personal tasks
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 142Application SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 142 Figure 3-1Application Software
  • Available in a variety of forms:
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 142 – 143Application Software
  • System software serves as the interface between the user, the application software, and the computer’s hardware
  • Utility programs
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 143 Figure 3-2Application SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 145 Figure 3-3Business Software
  • Business softwareis application software that assists people while performing business activities
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 146Business Software
  • Word processing softwareallows users to create and manipulate documents
  • Clip artis a collection of electronic drawings, photos, and other images
  • Page 147Figure 3-5Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Business Software
  • Additional word processing features include
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 148 Figure 3-6Business Software
  • Developing a document
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 149Business Software
  • Spreadsheet softwareallows users to organize data in rows and columns and perform calculations
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 150 - 151 Figure 3-8Business Software
  • A function is a predefined formula that performs common calculations
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 152 Figure 3-9Business Software
  • Charting depicts data in a spreadsheet in graphical form
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 152 – 153 Figure 3-10Business Software
  • A database is a collection of data organized in a manner that allows access, retrieval, and use of that data
  • Database software allows users to create, access, and manage a database
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 153 Figure 3-11Business Software
  • Presentation softwareallows users to create visual aids for presentations to communicate ideas, messages, and other information to a group
  • Page 154 Figure 3-12Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Business SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 155 Figure 3-13Business Software
  • Note taking softwareis application software that enables users to enter typed text, handwritten comments, drawings, or sketches anywhere on a page
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 156 Figure 3-14Business Software
  • A software suite is a collection of individual programs available together as a unit
  • A personal information manager (PIM) is application software that includes
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 156Business Software
  • Scaled down versions of software are available to work with smart phones and other mobile devices
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 156 – 157 Figure 3-15Business SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 157 – 158Figures 3-16 – 3-18Business Software
  • Enterprises typically require special computing solutions for various functional units
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 159Graphics and Multimedia SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 159 Figure 3-19Graphics and Multimedia SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 160 – 161Figures 3-20 – 3-22Graphics and Multimedia SoftwareDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 162 – 163Figures 3-23 – 3-25Video: MediaCell Video ConverterCLICK TO STARTDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Graphics and Multimedia Software
  • Web page authoring softwarehelps users of all skill levels create Web pages that include multimedia and interactive content
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 164 Figure 3-26Software for Home, Personal, and Educational Use Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 166 – 167 Figures 3-28 – 3-30Software for Home, Personal, and Educational Use Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 167 – 169Figures 3-31 – 3-33Software for Home, Personal, and Educational Use Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 169 – 170Figures 3-35 – 3-37Software for Home, Personal, and Educational Use Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Pages 170 – 172Figures 3-38 – 3-41Web Applications
  • A Web application is a Web site that allows users to access and interact with software from any computer or device that is connected to the Internet
  • Pages 172 – 173Figure 3-42Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Web ApplicationsDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 173 Figure 3-43Application Software for CommunicationsDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 174 Figure 3-44Learning Tools for Application Software
  • Online Helpis the electronic equivalent of a user manual
  • You can ask a question or access the Help topics in subject or alphabetical order
  • Page 175 Figure 3-45aDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Learning Tools for Application Software
  • Web-based Help provides updates and more comprehensive resources to respond to technical issues about software
  • Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 175 Figure 3-45bLearning Tools for Application Software
  • Web-based training is a type of CBT that uses Internet technology and consists of application software on the Web
  • Distance learning (DL) is the delivery of education at one location while the learning takes place at other locations
  • Page 176 Figure 3-46Discovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3SummaryDiscovering Computers 2012: Chapter 3Page 177Chapter 3 Complete
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