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text editing

The ability to change text by adding, deleting and rearranging letters, words, sentences and paragraphs. Text editing is the main operation users perform in word processors, which typically also handle graphics and other multimedia files. See text editor and word processing.
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The new text editing features of the Gboard keyboard offer users with buttons for easier cursor control as well as the ability to select text, cut, copy, and paste from the keyboard itself.
RbEdit - Large file text editing with undo, find, replace and print
The tape contains blocked card images of program decks for a series of general purpose computer programs for data and file manipulation, text editing, and data retrieval.
Production costs can be reduced by the use of text editing software which will avoid the "tedious, time consuming and error prone" process of manual HTML markups (Sosteric, 1999) and therefore aid in ensuring continuity.
A 20-MB file can be read or written in under 5 seconds versus minutes in Apple's TextEdit or other applications that use the text editing features built into the Mac OS.
Catrin works on concepts with authors; gets the finance together; commissions authors, illustrators, photographers and designers and follows the whole project through to text editing and proof reading.
Calculators with communication or text editing capabilities will be banned from all NCEES exam sites.
SiteSpinner includes a familiar word processor interface for text editing that allows users to be productive immediately.
Besides the graphic tools, the program has powerful text editing and is compatible with Microsoft Office programs.
The adjacent block of too-small type illustrates the importance of text editing.
Developers can now access JavaScript configuration tools, text editing features and pop-up keyboard functions with the click of a button.
The goal is to make editing of digital video as easy as text editing.