MultiMate


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MultiMate

A DOS word processing program that was popular during the 1980s. It was noted for its similarity to the Wang word processing system. Developed by MultiMate International Corporation, it was acquired by Ashton-Tate in 1985.
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Multimate Mini (13 tools in one) on offer from www.iwantoneofthose.com (0844 573 7070), pounds 9.99
That was word-processor vendor MultiMate's biggest mistake in the 1980s and a big contributor to Netscape's downfall in 1998.
The MultiMate is a multichannel pipette designed for use with microwell plates.
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The problem is with "MultiMate" distortions, which on analog TV sets cause "ghosts"--outlines caused by television signals bouncing off nearby buildings and walls.
The MultiMate multi-channel pipette, designed for use with microwell plates, is available in 8- and 12-channel versions, in three different sizes.
Microsoft Word for Windows versions 1, 2, 6, 96, and 97; MultiMate; WordPerfect versions 4.2, 5.0, 5.1, 6.0, 7.0, and 8.0; WordStar; and XyWrite.
The word processors covered include: DisplayWrite, Multimate, Microsoft Word, Q&A Write, Wang IWP, Wang WP Plus, WordPerfect, and XyWrite.
For example, a report prepared in WordStar isn't readable in WordPerfect or MultiMate. Some translation utilities can convert not only word processing files but also spreadsheets and databases, eliminating the need to reenter the data.
Standard software packages, such as dBXL, Lotus Magellan, Manifesk Microsoft Flight Simulator, Microsoft Paintbrush, Multimate, Norton Utilities, PC Tools, PGA Tour Golf, ProComm Plus, WordPerfeck etc., appeared to run smoothly.
Commercial word processing software include the most popular brands: Display Write, Word Perfect, Word Star, and Multimate. Among spreadsheets and database managers, Lotus and D-Base are the more popular.

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