What's new in Word version 7.0 for Windows 95
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This article assumes that you are familiar with an earlier version of Wordfor Windows and that you want more information to help you decide if youshould upgrade to Word 7.0.
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New Features in Word 7.0 for Windows 95 Answer Wizard Step-by-step answers Explanations and examples Programming Reference Automatic Borders Add a border automatically as you type Automatic Text Correction Replace text with symbols Correct CAPS LOCK key errors Correct plural and possessive words Add words you don't want Microsoft Word to change Automatic Headings Automatically apply a Heading style as you type Automatic Numbered or Bulleted Lists Automatically apply numbers or bullets as you type Automatic Ordinal Numbers and Fractions Makes ordinal numbers and fractions easier to read Easier Document Retrieval and Management Open or find documents Preview documents Manage documents Search for documents Find Fast More IntelliSense Format text while you type Find and replace word forms Check spelling while you type Correct text while you type New Word Templates Three families of templates Placeholder text helps you get started Templates are organized in categories TipWizard Suggests better ways to complete your tasks Word as an E-mail Editor Use Word in electronic mail Emphasize important text Automatically sign messages Mark changes Make electronic mail messages look great System Requirements
To use Microsoft Word for Windows 95, you need the following:
An industry-standard computer with a 386DX or higher processor Microsoft Windows 95 operating system or Microsoft Windows NT Workstation operating system version 3.51 or later (will not run on earlier versions of Windows) 6 MB of memory for use on Windows 95; 12 MB of memory for use on Windows NT Workstation; additional memory needed for WordMail Hard disk space required: 8 MB for compact installation; 16 MB for typical installation; 35 MB for custom (maximum) installation One 3.5-inch high-density disk drive VGA or higher-resolution video adapter (SVGA 256-color recommended) Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device
The following are optional items you can use with Word 7.0:
Windows-compatible network Microsoft Exchange client required to run WordMail on Windows NT Workstation Windows-compatible printer 2400 or higher baud modem (9600 baud modem recommended) Audio board with headphones or speakers
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Article ID: 140531 - Last Review: 08/17/2005 23:41:26 - Revision: 2.1
Applies to Microsoft Word 95 Standard Edition