In word processing, track changes is an editing command that is commonly used when you create an original document and make changes and want to keep track of the changes that are made to that original document. It is also a useful tool for collaborating on a document, as it allows multiple users to make revisions without losing the context of the original document.
Changes to text and formatting are noted in a number of different ways, depending on the word processing software you use. For example, Microsoft Office Word 2007 uses balloons to display deletions, comments, formatting changes, and content that has moved. You can also choose how tracked changes and comments are displayed, for example in a different font color.
In some word processing programs, track changes may also be referred to as edit mode.
)A pointing device. Essentially, a trackball is a mouse lying on its back. To move the pointer, you rotate the ball with your thumb, your fingers, or the palm of your hand. There are usually one to three buttons next to the ball, which you use just like mouse buttons. The advantage of trackballs over […]
Any undesirable software program that is able to track a user’s system activity or gather system information and provide the data to a third party. Trackware does not gather any personally identifiable information.
A name, symbol, or other device identifying a product, officially registered and legally restricted to the use of the owner or manufacturer. A trademark is used to prevent others from using identical or similar marks. Abbreviated as TM or ��.
- tractor feed
)A method of feeding paper through a printer. Tractor-feed printers have two sprocketed wheels on either side of the printer that fit into holes in the paper. As the wheels revolve, the paper is pulled through the printer. Tractor feed is also called pin feed. The other principal form of feeding paper into a printer […]
- traffic meter
A router (or Wi-Fi router) feature that will monitor the data consumption (upload and download) of all the devices on your network and notify you when you approach a predefined threshold. A traffic meter is useful if your ISP is enforcing a maximum monthly data transfer allocation (typically this is 250-GB). See What is 250 […]