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Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Computer Basics by Michael Miller

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25. Using Web—Based Applications

Did you know you can write memos and balance your budget online without the trouble or expense of installing a software program such as Microsoft Word or Excel? So-called web-based applications offer most of the functionality of traditional software programs but run over the Internet, so you can access your documents from any PC at any time. It’s a great way to get your work done—at home, in the office, or on the road!

Understanding Web-Based Applications

Web-based applications are just like software-based ...

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