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With a simple name change and some modified screen elements, ClarisWorks 5 becomes AppleWorks, the integrated package that encompasses word processing, database, spreadsheet, graphics, and telecommunications modules, all of which allows users to create sophisticated documents quickly. Apple is so sold on its program that they have included AppleWorks on all their new iMacs, the new consumer Internet Macs for home, small business and school, a market that has already embraced Clarisworks. And what better match for an Internet Mac than a product rich with Internet capabilities and multimedia features, making it easy for users of all levels to add pictures, sound, and even QuickTime movies to their projects.
AppleWorks for Windows and Macintosh: Visual QuickStart Guide is a great tool for mastering the best of the "Swiss Army knife" applications. The Visual QuickStart Guide's simple-to-follow instructions, hundreds of screenshots, and loads of tips will help the beginner navigate Appleworks' many facets with confidence, and more seasoned users will value it as a useful reference.