How your text conforms to the left and right margins of a page. The text can be right-aligned, centered, left-aligned, or fully-aligned/justified.
The keys on computer keyboard used to move the cursor up, down, left, or right on your screen.
A horizontal strip of buttons near the top of a window. It provides shortcuts for commonly used commands. Some programs let you choose to hide or display the button bar, and mix and match buttons to customize a button bar. Also known as a toolbar.
To make an exact copy of information in your document, so you can place in order to duplicate it in a new location.
This is where the action is located on your screen, represented by a flashing line. When you type on your keyboard, the information appears at the cursor.
The background on the windows, menus, and dialog boxes on a PC. It is supposed to represent a desk.
The key used to begin a new line in a word processor, or to enter information into a spreadsheet. It is the same as clicking OK in a dialog box.
Part of the computer system such as a keyboard, screen, mouse, joystick, printer, speakers, etc.
The hardware device used to enter letters into the computer.
The page setup that permits a document to be printed in a horizontal position.
The device with a screen used to show computer images.
A tool used to move the cursor and pointer around the screen.
The portion of a keyboard, set up like an adding machine or calculator used to enter numbers and equations quickly into the computer.
To insert the last information that was cut or copied into a document. Cut and paste can be used to move information within or between documents.
The default page setup that prints the document vertically.
To put what is on the computer screen on paper. It creates a paper copy of the document created on the computer.
A hardware device used to make a paper copy of what is created on the computer.
Open a saved document.
To storing information on a floppy disk, hard drive or CD for later use. Work should be saved often, every 5 or 10 minutes, to make sure your latest changes are safely recorded.
To save a document with a new name.
Programs that allow you to accomplish certain tasks such as write letters, analyze numbers, sort files, manage finances, draw pictures, and play games.
Words on a page.