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Beyond spell checking

Library Systems Newsletter [August 1987]

Personal computer software packages have gone beyond spell checking to the checking of errors in grammar, usage, punctuation, and style. RightWriter Ver-sion 2.1, compatible with WordPerfect, Multimate and 20 other word processing packages, uses over 3,000 rules and a 45,000 word vocabulary to make recommendations. Jargon, slang, cliches, and redundant phrases are all "questioned" by the software.

[Contact: RightSoft Inc., 2033 Wood Street #218, Sarasota, F~L 34237; (813) 953-9211.]

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Publication Year:1987
Type of Material:Article
Language English
Published in: Library Systems Newsletter
Publication Info:Volume 7 Number 08
Issue:August 1987
Publisher:American Library Association
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Notes:Howard S. White, Editor-in-Chief; Richard W. Boss, Contributing Editor
Subject: Word processing software
Record Number:4346
Last Update:2024-04-10 22:15:12
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00