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ICT - Software Review Table

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Software Review Table (AO1c) What Software I will use and some alternatives. You must fill-in a software review table for each piece of software application used in your sub-system. You can add more boxes to compare other applications that could have been used. AO1c/3 Sub-system name MillionAir Job that needs doing Create a LOGO Type of software application needed Drawing Package Software Application I will Use: Software application I will use Microsoft Paint Explain why you have chosen this software Because it is especially designed to design. It has all the proper facilities to be able to draw and design. Graphic image Characteristics (features) of this software package Microsoft Paint has many features which include: * It has a tool box which has a pencil, magnifier, brush, air brush etc. ...read more.

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Paint is quite simple but Photoshop is complicated and takes time to get used to. Sub-system name MillionAir Job that needs doing Create user guide Type of software application needed Document Package Software Application I will Use: Software application I will use Microsoft Word. Explain why you have chosen this software It is easy to use. Most widely used. Basic and quick to finish tasks. Graphic image Characteristics (features) of this software package Enables you to write letters, essays, reports, books and memos. You can also insert images and change colours and fonts. Advantages * Fast * Basic layout * Professional look. Disadvantage * Another computer with a different version of word will not let this document open. * Not skilled at typing takes a long time. ...read more.

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of this software package Databases, queries, forms and reports can be created really easily. It is used to store, sort, research and retrieve information. You can create a relationship between two databases. Advantages * Professional software. * Widely used. * Easily accessible. Disadvantage * Storage and access limitations which would not be useful for large business. * Sometimes does not function properly. Other Software Applications I Could Have Used: Application 1 Software item I could have used OpenOffice Base Graphic image Characteristics of this software package Nearly the same as Microsoft Access. Similar layout. Advantages * No licensing cost. * Able to create databases from within a document. Disadvantages * Not as user friendly. * Not as advanced. * Time to get used to it. Contrast and compare chosen device to alternative Software type: Both the software's will produce the same thing but Microsoft Access will do it faster. Microsoft Access is much more user friendly and simpler to use. ...read more.

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