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Creative Writer 2

Ages 8 and UP

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Show The World Your Creative Genius!Creative Writer 2 makes it easy to create your own original and creative masterpieces. Check out the amazing drawing, painting and publishing tools and create school or personal projects... Let your imagination go!

Project Box What Do You Want To Create? Select an easy to use project template or review the new project samples. Create a web page, book report, greeting card, or banner, just to name a few.

Want to Make Your Creative Writing Projects Extra Special? Combine your words and ideas with clip art, backgrounds, borders, music themes, letter colors and special effects to make your projects beautiful, funny or wacky! Me and My Kite

Dog Tales There is no limit to what you plus a little creativity can create.

   To customize your writing projects you can:

  • Select from 30 backgrounds like green lizards or multi-colored marbles
  • Create original art with the painting and drawing program
  • Attach one of the 1,500 black and white or colored clip art illustrations
  • Pick a screen theme with sound effects or an original music clips to customize your work space.
  • Add one of the 200 borders, like red hearts or brown paw prints
  • And, if you ever need help there is on-screen help and audio narrated tips.
Ever Have Writers Block? Creative Writer 2 gives you cool ways to get started. Pick a wild idea from the Splot Machine — just pull the lever and check out the wacky phrases. Or, if pictures are what you need, the awesome Story Starter is packed with 250 illustrations plus sound effects to get your creative ideas going. Aquarium

Want To Share Your Writing Project With Others?

Print it, E-mail it or Post it to the Web! You choose. Creative Writer 2 includes easy to use e-mail* and Web Posting* "Wizards" that will help you, step-by-step, deliver your creation on-line. Select e-mail* and it will be shipped with a redistributable viewer so everyone can see your masterpiece. Pick the Web Posting Project* and link the pages of your project or link your project to other Internet sites!

* Requires separate online service

Estimated Retail Price: $14.95

Minimum System Requirements

To use Microsoft's Creative Writer 2, you need:

  • Multimedia PC with 486SX/33 MHz or higher processor
  • Microsoft® Windows® 95 operating system or Windows NT® Workstation version 4.0 or later
  • 8 MB of memory (RAM); 16 MB optimal
  • 16 MB of available hard-disk space; 22 MB optimal
  • Double-speed CD-ROM drive
  • Super VGA, 256-color monitor
  • Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device
  • Audio board with speakers or headphones
  • Microsoft Windows-compatible modem and online service required for e-mail and Web pages (Contact your Internet service provider for additional information)

Last Updated: November 5, 1999

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