page layout program


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page layout program

A desktop publishing program such as Adobe InDesign and QuarkXPress. The capabilities of such a program go well beyond word processing and include such features as color control, precision typography, the layout of text and columns and the addition of rules and borders. See desktop publishing.
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A "Visual Quickstart Guide" on the use of this page layout program.
In the beginning there were word processors, page layout programs and drawing packages.
The specialized computer page layout programs bring together on one sheet the results of several other kinds of programs -- word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and graphics.
Paula also uses the newsletter to showcase new graphics and page layout programs.
With most page layout programs, you create text and graphics in separate, dedicated programs and then import them.
It includes CoreiDRAW 9 vector illustration and page layout programs, CorelPHOTO-PAINT 9 image editing and painting utilities, and Bitstream[R] FontTastic font installer.
This format is most popular for page layout programs. Images are degraded if compression is used.
He says this tale-worth-telling happened when he was visiting a paper making the transition to one of the early page layout programs - actually a precursor to one of today's most popular applications.
An X Windows image viewer called xv permits students to view, crop, enlarge and/or paste these digital images into local applications like word processors or page layout programs.
High-end or low-end, page layout programs give users flexibility and control.
Desktop publishing means using a personal computer, in combination with text, graphics, and page layout programs, to produce publication-quality documents.
And apparently, some of the page layout programs have been fixed.