With Dual Writer, your documents are compatible with other word processors. This allows you
to share your work with everyone else. Dual Writer supports all popular word processor file formats, including .DOCX used
by Microsoft Word and .ODT used by Open Office. You can even open documents created in one format and save them in another.
Supported file formats: DOCX (MS Word 2007 format), RTF, HTML, MHT (Web page archive format), XML (WordML format), ODT
(Open Office format), DOC (MS Word 97-2003 format), EPUB and TXT (plain text). Documents can also be exported to PDF from
the Print Preview window.
Dual Writer comes with a built-in Spell Checker and Thesaurus. Just click the Spelling button
and the spell checker takes you through any unknown words and offers suggestions. You can correct misspelled words and add
your own words to the custom dictionary. Using the "Check as you Type" mode, unknown words are automatically underlined
for you as you type. This will save you a lot of time when transcribing.
Dual Writer's Thesaurus is the essential writer's tool for quickly finding just the right words to express your ideas.
Just enter a word, and the Thesaurus will offer a selection of related words and phrases. Double click one of the suggestions
in the Thesaurus to have it automatically inserted into your document.
Dual Writer lets you organize your ideas into tables. You can add tables with any number of columns
and rows. The table editing tools make it simple to split and merge table cells, insert and remove rows, and add borders
and shading to individual cells in the table.
Another powerful layout feature of Dual Writer is floating objects. Floating objects can be pictures or text boxes that
can be positioned anywhere on the page. You can insert a picture, adjust the size and drag it to the location you want.
Text can be automatically wrapped around your pictures. You can add borders and even rotate pictures to get the effect you
Dual Writer includes all the character and paragraph formatting features you expect in a full-featured
word processor. Characters can be formatted using different settings for font, font size and character styles, such as bold,
italic, underlined and strike-through. You can also set the text and highlight colors. Formatting options for paragraphs
include alignment, indentation, variable paragraph and line spacing. In addition, Dual Writer provides a number of bullet
and line numbering options.
Save time with Dual Writer's character and paragraph Style capabilities. Styles define a group of text formatting characteristics
you can set in one click. Dual Writer also offers a collection of predefined Style Sets that eliminate the need to define
Dual Writer supports all printers that work with Microsoft Windows. The Print Preview feature lets
you view your document exactly as it will appear on paper. You can zoom in and out, and view multiple pages at the same
time. You can also add headers and footers from Print Preview and change the document background color.
From the Print Preview window you can export your documents to PDF format. The PDF file format provides you with the
ability to share your finished documents with other people in a universal format that can be viewed by anyone.