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Communication - differnent types of document creating software

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Transfer-Encoding: chunked ´╗┐Topic 3 Key words: * Layering ? when within the same file you place images stacked on top of each other * Template- a standard document with pre-set layouts and formats. * Justification ? adding extra spaces to text to align the edges so that the lines begin / end at the same place on a page . You can left / right / centre / fully justified * Orientation ? which way the page is orientated ? landscape or portrait * Wizard- a user interface which presents the user with a sequence of dialogue boxes which guide the user through the task . * Font style- a set of printable /displayable text character/s in a specific style and size * Footer ? an area set aside at the bottom of each page * Mail merge ? a word processing feature that allows users to personalise letters with names/addresses from a database * Web-authoring software ? ...read more.


, code view (HTML) , Split view (Both views) Ways to transfer images from a database to a website: * Copy and pasting * Importing CAD ? stands for Computer aided design . It is the use of technology for designs . It is usually used by architects . Buildings can be designed using it. CAD advantages: * You can be more accurate than hand drawing * You can save/ edit ideas so it?s easier/cheaper to modify * You can edit existing ideas which saves time. Describe 3 features of DTP software that could be used when designing a leaflet: 1. Text- can be styled using fonts and colours 2. Background colours- can be changed for blocks of text/images. 3. Page layout templates- each page can have the same layout. Describe 3 features of a website that enable customers to purchase goods online: * There?s a shopping cart where you can add all your items and there?s a total ...read more.


Then you select all the cells containing information and go to ?insert? and then select the chart you want. Once the chart has been added in you can go to ?chart design? and modify the chart . What is the most suitable type of software for each of these task: * Write a letter to customers - word processing software * Create a leaflet about tennis lessons- DTP * Create a web page that allows customers to place orders online- Web Authoring Software * Editing digital images ? graphics software * Storing student?s details- Data handling software * Present information to sales staff ? presentation software * Produce a mail-merged series of letters ? Database CAM- Computer aided design is a software used by engineers and architects to control machine tools in the manufacturing of work pieces. You can create a precise drawing on CAD and then make that 2D design physical by using CAM to make the object. ...read more.

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