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SOFTWARE

APPLICATI
ON
SOFTWAR

What is Application
Software?
are programs that enable the
computer to carry out a more
specific tasks.

Types of Application Software


Examples:
word
processing
Integrated
Software:
already
Custom-written
General-Purpose
Software
most
Examples
Custom-written
software
software:
software:
usedisfor
airline
also
also
(Microsoft
Word,
Corel
WordPerfect),
installed
software
that
computers
popular
application
program
and
are
referred
reservations,
referredto
toasastailor-made
software
tailor-made
used
ororby
airspreadsheet
(Microsoft
Excel,
Corel
are
sold
with.
This
type
of
software
not
specific
to
any
organization;
they
bespoke
traffic
bespoke
controllers,
software.
software.
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software
This
type
type
used
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of
for
Specialized
Software:
is
software
Quattro
Pro),
database
(Microsoft
brings
all
the
major
application
can
be
used
by
anyone.
software
accounting,
software
can
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be
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general-purpose
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only
for
a
specific
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FileMaker
Pro),
software
(word
processing,
software
designing
software
that
that
(computer-aided
has
hasbeen
been
customcustomdesign)
type
of
software
is
exclusive
to a
presentation(Microsoft
PowerPoint,
spreadsheet,
database,
made
made
in
in
order
order
to
to
perform
perform
specific
specific
particular
company
or organization;
Corel
Presentation),
presentation)
together
intomore
a single
They are
costly.
tasks
tasks
for
for
the
the
user.
user.
Example
Microsoft Works
and
Apple
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Paint,
Corel
software package.
Works.
Draw, Adobe Photoshop) .

General purpose Software

Word Processin

General purpose Software

Spreadsheet

General purpose Software

Database

General purpose Software

Presentation

General purpose Software

Drawing

Custom-written Software

Specialized Software

Integrated Software

1. What general purpose software


would you use for the following:
a. Lots of calculations
b. Typing your Social Studies SBA
c. Drawing a mango for your
desktop
d. Presenting your social studies
project to
your class
e. Listening to your favorite music

PROCESSING MODES
What is processing?
Online
Processing:
is the
Real-time
Processing:
is the
Time-sharing:
is the
method
of
Batch
processing
(offline
method
for
processing
data
in
method
for inputting,
processing
Processing
involves
accepting
processing
that
allows
many
processing):
occurs
when
data
which
the
data
is
collected
and
Processing
is completed
and
outputting
data it intousing
data
and
converting
users
to use
a computer
system
collected
over
a
period
of
time
processed
immediately.
The
user
the
following
methods:
continuously,
and
is
used
to
output
or
information.
simultaneously.
Thiswith
is and
mainly
then
grouped
together
can
interact
directly
the
control activities as they happen;
used
in earlier
mainframe
processed
at
a
certain
point,
computer
at
any
time
and
the
however, data isExamples
processed
in a
utility
computers.
such
as
weekly
or
monthly.
data
is
updated
right
away
bills
small
time
period.
Examples: Example
flight simulation

Examples:
ATM
(however,
there
is still
slight
and
salary
the data needs
to machines,
reach
useraonline
as
quickly
as possible so they
can
react
delay).
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