slide/poster drawing software

Frank Richardson indotec!frichard at redid.org.do
Thu Jul 15 10:53:38 EST 1993


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> >The thing is that you're doing several graphics tasks which none of
> >them can all cover adequately.
>
> [commentary on specific programs deleted]
> As you may see from all the answers you have received, there is not
> such thing like "the easy choice software".
> Considering all the comments you have received, you should be by know
> more enlightened (or perhaps more confused?) than before.
>
> Want a tip? Try to get free demos of the software the netters mentioned
> and make the final evaluation by yourself to see if one of them really
> fit your needs and your pocket. Most of software companies offer them.
> It is worth the trial.

>As an extra bit of information on this, most will also charge you
>about $10 for each demo/working demo disk; if you have FTP
>capabilities, there are several demos available (e.g. try CICA).
>However, if you go for the $10 demo and eventually buy their
>software, they will credit you the difference.  It's actually not a
>bad way to preview everything you want to look at and a lot better
t>han blowing all the money on the wrong package [which will get you
>fired :)]

Want another hint?

Look for the demos in local BBSs.  No wait, no fuss.  And you keep your money
for the software you decide as right for your purposes.




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