Microsoft Bookshelf 2000 (PC, CD-ROM) Microsoft - 1999 USA, Canada Release (NFR)

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Microsoft Bookshelf 2000
Packaging cover Microsoft Bookshelf 2000.
Product ID 93007-87851
Product UPC 093007878512
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1999
Publisher(s) Microsoft
Category(s) Reference
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Powerful Resources for Persuasive Communicators

Nine complete reference sources with:

Bookshelf HD: Instant access to definitions and synonyms from your hard disk.

Encarta Manual of Style and Usage: Guidelines for effective writing and formatting

Updated Content

  • The Encarta 2000 New World Almanac
  • The Encarta 2000 New World Timeline

Write and communicate with power and precision! Microsoft Bookshelf 2000 gives you fast, easy access to the reference resources you need to create better letters, papers, presentations, Web sites, e-mail, and more. And it works effectively with Microsoft Office to help you communicate better everywhere.

Find delinnions and synonyms In seconds! Now you can copy American Heritage. Dictionary definitions and Roget's Thesaurus entries from Bookshelf 2000 to your hard disk. The result? Faster access to information without using a CD-ROM.

Get fast, one-click access to all Bookshelf 2000 reference works within any Windows-based program with the QuickShelf shortcut, which is always available on the Windows System Tray.

Find just the quote you need in the Columbia Dictionary of Quotations.

Get professional guidelines for effective writing, formatting, and language usage with the authoritative Encarta Manual of Style and Usage.

Get better writing results right away.

  • Communicate more effectively with a wealth of powerful tools: word definitions, spoken pronunciations. synonyms, quotes, encyclopedia references, writing guidelines. historical timelines, and more.
  • Find clever sayings, charming remarks, and more by clicking the QuickQuote icon, which gives you fast access to the entire Columbia Dictionary of Quotations.
  • Improve whatever you write with the Encarta Manual of Style and Usage, an authoritative source on grammar, punctuation, and style.

Search comprehensive and powerful resources.

  • Take advantage of comprehensive integration between titles. All nine Bookshelf 2000 reference resources an extensively cross-linked for easy access to all the information you need about a subject.
  • Copy text, images, or entire articles directly Into any Windows-based application, and Bookshelf 2000 automatically provides source citations. It's easy because Bookshelf is seamlessly integrated with Windows.
  • Enjoy multimedia sights and sounds, including more than 3,400 pictures, 5 hours of sound, and 100 video and animation clips.

Enjoy fast access to information.

  • Store the dictionary and thesaurus on your hard disk for faster searches with the Bookshelf HD feature.
  • Find just the word you need by clicking the QuickSynonym icon, which provides access to 250,000 thesaurus synonyms.
  • Find Information effortlessly by scrolling with the IntelliMouse wheel, while Pinpointer technology makes it a snap to find the information you need.

Get the job done right with the integrated, easy-to-use productivity tools of Microsoft Office 2000 Professional.

System Requirements

PC Windows 95
Required CPU Pentium 75
Required RAM 16MB
Req. Hard Drive 15MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Rec. Hard Drive 115
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Supported Network Internet
PC Windows 98
Required CPU Pentium 75
Required RAM 16MB
Req. Hard Drive 15MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Rec. Hard Drive 115
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Supported Network Internet
PC Windows NT 4.0
Required CPU Pentium 75
Required RAM 24MB
Req. Hard Drive 15MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 2X
Rec. Hard Drive 115
Required Audio 16-bit sound card
Supported Video SVGA 256 Color
Supported Network Internet

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