Paperback Filer 128 (C128, 5 1/4" Disk) Digital Solutions - 1985 USA, Canada Release

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Paperback Filer 128
Product ID DIGSO0002
Platform(s) C128
Packaging Plastic Clamshell
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1985
Publisher(s) Digital Solutions
Category(s) Productivity, Database, Flat File Database
Country of Origin Canada

Description from the packaging.

Professional Database for the Commodore 128,
Serious software that's simple to use.

It's about time!

Now, there's a versatile, full-featured database program to handle your home lists and business inventories. Paperback Filer 128 is powerful, inexpensive and delightfully simple to use. So simple, you don't need a reference guide (even though on is supplied). A beginner can be up and running in less than 30 minutes.

Serious software that's easy to use. It's all yours with Digital Solutions.

  • Up to 2000 characters in up to 255 fields per record; unlimited records per file
  • Sorts by up to 9 criteria; can save 9 different sorts
  • Optional protection with passwords, including limiting access to viewing
  • User definable Reports and Labels
  • On-screen help at all levels
  • Easy to remember commands, similar to Paperback Writer 128/64
  • Files compatible with Paperback Writer 128/64 and Paperback Planner 128/64
  • Creates sequential files that may be merged with most word processors
  • Automatic fast load on 1541 and 1571 disk drives
  • 16-Color choice
  • Foreign and other characters
  • Flexible full-screen editing when creating record layout, including move, copy and delete
  • Field types include alphanumeric, numeric, logic, date and time
  • Formatting features including position, decimal places, commas and dollars
  • Tabs, delete record and "go to " record
  • Searches with wildcards
  • Full-screen editing when designing report and label layouts
  • Allows data listings and totalling for reports
  • Arithmetic and trigonometric functions with 16 digit accuracy
  • Prints from any record to any record
  • Search criteria to print selected data
  • Multiple line headers and footers
  • Subtotalling on any field
  • Print multiple copies
  • Easily customized to any printer
  • And many other features

System Requirements

Required RAM 128K
Supported Video RGB

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