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Adobe Acrobat Reader

Advantages: Free, used globally, secure file transfer
Disadvantages: None

~Introduction~ As I start this review, I will declare that my knowledge of computers and their applications is good, but not as extensive as some people's. I do know some of the more advanced functions of a computer and am pretty confident that I c ...

thespurs 02.12.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Adobe Acrobat 5.0 Media

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A change of target market

Advantages: improved datamerge, improved graphics support, lots of free fonts.
Disadvantages: price tag fro home users

After having started to use Adobe PageMaker 6.5 in early 2000, I awaited the new version of PageMaker (Version 7.0) which was released early this year. With the exception of Quark XPress, PageMaker *was* the DTP tool to use, blowing away the lacklustre Mi ...

Morgenhund 02.10.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Adobe PageMaker 7.0 Media

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This limited edition is not so limited

Advantages: Value for Money ! ! ! !
Disadvantages: Doesn't work with CMYK

...I recently bought a copy of Adobe Photoshop 5 .0 LImited Edition from an auction site I always recommend, www.ebay.co.uk. I was nicely surprised for the quality of the product. I am an experienced user of adobe photoshop full version and, I have to sa ...

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Review of Adobe Photoshop Limited Edition 5

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Authoring made easy

Advantages: You can make fully functional cd-roms, screensavers and shockwave movies with ease, many third party xtras available for even more control.
Disadvantages: cost, may seem daunting to first-time users.

Director 8 is an authoring package used to create interactive cd rom presentations, shockwave applications and java applets. Director was born out of the ashes of macromedia's icon author, and has facilitated the design of presentations, and has revolu ...

student 30.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Director 8.0 Media

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The Multimedia Power Master

Advantages: Extremely powerful, extendable, create for multiple platforms at once
Disadvantages: Expensive, Shockwave less prevelant than Flash

Macromedia Director, now actually in version 9 or MX as MM prefer to call it, is the industry leading tool for cross platform CD ROM development and is also widely used for web games or animations. As a tool it has evolved from a basic animation engine to ...

FatAndy 18.08.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Director 8.0 Media

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