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Subject: Writing Software
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 5:45 AM ET
Member Since: 9/5/2010
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Do any of you use writing freeware?  Any thoughts, negatives, comparisons?   I've run though a few, but keep returning to standard Open Office.

Date Posted: 10/24/2010 9:59 AM ET
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When i had a windows computer I used and loved Q10. In fact it is the only piece of software I wish was available for Mac. I use scrivener (not freeware) now and like it but I miss Q10.

Last Edited on: 10/24/10 10:00 AM ET - Total times edited: 1
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 5:03 PM ET
Member Since: 10/13/2007
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I use ywriter 4 as well as another program that is not free (but got it for $10). I love ywriter, has everything I need and is rather easy to use. I no longer write in word or open office.

Date Posted: 10/25/2010 6:52 PM ET
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Last Edited on: 2/13/15 2:19 AM ET - Total times edited: 2
Date Posted: 10/27/2010 3:27 PM ET
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Thanks for the suggestions!

Date Posted: 11/3/2010 4:03 PM ET
Member Since: 7/28/2007
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I have always used Word; never thought of using any other specific writing programs.  But now I'm thinking of giving it a bash. :)