Re: Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.


Madison Martin
 

Jart is free right?

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From: main@TechTalk.groups.io <main@TechTalk.groups.io> On Behalf Of David
Goldfield
Sent: December 21, 2020 7:14 PM
To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.

Jarte is a great word processor that is not as powerful as Word but is certainly
more robust than Wordpad. There have been some changes with the Jarte landscape,
however. First, Jarte is no longer being developed. Along those lines the Jarte
Plus program, which used to cost $20.00, is now free. Therefore, if anybody is
interested in using Jarte I would advise downloading Jarte Plus from
www.jarte.com while it's still available, considering that we don't know how
long the Web site will continue to remain operational.



David Goldfield,
Blindness Assistive Technology Specialist WWW.DavidGoldfield.org

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From: main@TechTalk.groups.io <main@TechTalk.groups.io> On Behalf Of Gene
Sent: Monday, December 21, 2020 6:03 PM
To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.

Do you just want to do rather simple work or do you want more complex abilities?
I suspect that in general, word processors manufacturers put on Windows machines
are free, and maybe open source. Microsoft used to have a starter version of
Word for Windows 7 that manufacturers could put on but they haven't had anything
of the sort for a long time.

If you tell us what you want to do, you might get better tailored suggestions
There are many free word processors to choose from and I wouldn't buy a computer
based on what may be included if you can get a better laptop at a cheaper price
without one or with a different one than people like. JARTE is a good one. Open
Office and Libre Office may be good ones. Others will have to comment on that.
You can install all of them yourself. Even if you aren't comfortable installing
programs, you may be able to get enough help from the list to allow you to do
so.

Gene
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From: Janet
Sent: Monday, December 21, 2020 4:08 PM
To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.

Hello,
The one I'm looking for is Windows.

Janet


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From: main@TechTalk.groups.io [mailto:main@TechTalk.groups.io] On Behalf Of
Monte Single
Sent: Monday, December 21, 2020 3:53 PM
To: main@TechTalk.groups.io
Subject: Re: [TechTalk] Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.

What flavour of laptop are you looking for, windows, mac, chrome book?

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From: main@TechTalk.groups.io <main@TechTalk.groups.io> On Behalf Of Janet
Sent: December 21, 2020 3:32 PM
To: 'main@TechTalk.groups.io' <main@TechTalk.groups.io>
Subject: [TechTalk] Word Processor Suggestions Help Please.

Hi Everyone,
I am wanting to buy a Windows Laptop, but I don't know what to look for in a
good Word Processor though, as I've noticed some Laptops have different
processors in them, so I'm not for sure what to look for.
Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Janet
Peace Be With You.

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