Programs designed to make users more productive and/or assist them with personal tasks
Assists people in becoming more effective and efficient while performing daily business activities
Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Software
Assists a professional user in creating engineering, architectural, and scientific designs
Allows users to create a database, which is a collection of data organized in a manner that allows access, retrieval, and use of that data.
Desktop Publishing (DTP) software
Enables professional designers to create sophisticated documents that contain text, graphics, and colors
Document Management Software
Provides a means for sharing, distributing, and searching through documents by converting them into a format that can be viewed by any user
Note Taking Software
Enables users to enter typed text, handwritten comments, drawings, and sketches
Allows users to draw pictures, shapes, and other graphical images with various on-screen tools
Personal DTP Software
Helps home and small business users create newsletters, brochures, flyers, advertisements, postcards, greeting cards, letterhead, business cards, banners, calendars, logos, and Web pages.
Personal Finance Software
A simplified accounting program that helps users balance their checkbooks, pay bills, track personal income and expenses, track investments, and evaluate financial plans.
Allows users to create slides that are displayed on a monitor or on a projection screen
Professional Photo Editing Software
A type of image editing software that allows photographers, videographers, engineers, scientists, and other high-volume digital photo users to edit and customize digital photos.
Allows users to organize data in rows and columns, perform calculations, recalculate when data changes, and chart the data in graphical form
A Web site that allows users to access and interact with software from any computer or device that is connected to the Internet