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VisiCalc programming

VisiCalc programming

no experience necessary : for the IBM Personal Computer

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • VisiCalc.,
  • IBM Personal Computer -- Programming.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementShaffer & Shaffer Applied Research & Development, Inc.
    ContributionsShaffer & Shaffer Applied Research & Development.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHF5548.4.V57 V573 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3167332M
    ISBN 100316782351
    LC Control Number83009359
    OCLC/WorldCa9464411

    VisiCalc essentially laid the foundation for future spreadsheets, and you can still find its row-and-column-based layout and formula syntax in modern spreadsheet products. VisiCalc caught on quickly, and many forward-looking companies purchased the Apple II for the sole purpose of developing their budgets with VisiCalc. Implementing VisiCalc. The story of how we implemented VisiCalc. We always viewed VisiCalc as a product, not a program. I had already been programming on the and also did a project to convert a program from the TRS to the Apple ][ simply to become proficient. This was a real pain because I had to find books on such functions and.

    The assembler was a macro assembler, and Bob had it set up with structured programming and "IF-THEN-ELSE" type macros, so VisiCalc actually had only a couple of "GOTOs" in it, something novel (though not unique) for its day. It was heavily commented. List of books on Computer Science: AUTHOR: 3d Animation For The Raw Beginner Using Maya: King Roger: And Microprocessors: Programming,Interfacing,Software,Hardware And Applications, 4th . Looking at Books: Games for the Atari, Compute!'s Second Book of Atari, Visicalc Home and Office Companion. From Antic Vol. 1, No. 5 / December

    Dec 01,  · VisiCalc was written in assembler and was very fast and compact. VisiCalc was ported to the IBM PC when it came out in , written in assembler, it was only 27K in size. However VisiCalc was a straight port of the Apple version (including bugs) and never utilized the greater hardware capabilities of the newer PC. Charles Petzold – author of many Microsoft Windows programming books; Rob Pike – wrote first bitmapped window system for Unix, co-creator of UTF-8 character encoding, author of text editor sam and programming environment acme, main author of Plan 9 and Inferno operating systems, and co-author of the Go programming language. By Mary Bellis ""Any product that pays for itself in two weeks is a surefire winner." - Dan Bricklin on VisiCalc. VisiCalc was the first computer spreadsheet program. It was released to the public in , running on an Apple II computer. While most early microprocessor computers had been quickly supported by BASIC and a few games, VisiCalc introduced a new level in application software.


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