Desktop Plan for Apple Computer

Desktop Plan for Apple Computer

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Description
Desktop Plan was software for the Apple II computer written by Don Williams in 1980 and distributed by Personal Software, Inc., of Sunnyvale, California. The documentation binder includes a 5.25" diskette and a user manual. With Desktop Plan, the development of business analysis reports such as budgets, cost/price analysis, sales forecasts, profit/loss projections, and cash flow planning could be completed quickly and easily. Customized reports could be used to test many alternatives by simply changing data values. The software required no programming knowledge--the user selected functions from a menu and answered the follow-up questions.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
software with documentation
date made
1980
maker
Personal Software, Inc.
place made
United States: California, Sunnyvale
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/8 in x 7 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 25.7175 cm x 19.685 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
2012.3098.049
catalog number
2012.3098.049
nonaccession number
2012.3098
serial number
3891
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National Museum of American History
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