When was the word processor invented?

Answer The traditional idea of word processing dates back to the Middle Ages and was first seen in action with the first successful typewriter in 1867. The IBM MT/ST (Magnetic Tape/Selectric Typewriter), ... Read More »

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Who invented the word processor?

IBM invented the first word processor in 1964. The Magnetic Tape/Selectric Typewriter (MT/ST) was like a typewriter, but stored typed data on magnetic tape instead of paper. In 1973, a company name... Read More »

What is it called when a word processor automatically takes the next word to a new line?

Word processing software employs the use of word wrap, a function by which the word processor moves words at the end of one line to a new line of text based on factors, such as the length of the li... Read More »

When was the Celeron processor invented?

Intel introduced the Celeron processor in April of 1998. The first Celeron processors ran at speeds of 266 and 300 MHz, with a bus speed of 66 MHz. According to Intel, the processors were intended ... Read More »

What is it called in a Word Processor when all lines are indented except the first line?

A hanging indent is when a word processor indents all the lines except for the first one. This is an alternative way of introducing paragraphs or of emphasizing the first line. Most document softw... Read More »