Create, print out and solve crossword puzzles from your words and
clues. Words can be manually or automatically placed in the
puzzle grid. Auto-search can quickly create over 200 different
word arrangements to find the puzzle with the most words. Puzzles
can also be saved as WordPerfect 5.1 and 6.0b DOS versions and the
6.0a Windows version macro files.
Puzzles have been used by trainers for seminars, by teachers for
vocabulary review, by businesses for their company newsletters,
by newspapers for promotions, and for solving at parties.
Hard-to-find fixed-width 12 and 15 pitch soft fonts are included
for the H-P LaserJet II and DeskJet printers. Fonts for the
EpsonLQ and Proprinter X24E are supported. A wide variety of
printers are supported allowing solid black, checkered pattern, or
other ASCII characters to fill the unused puzzle letter squares.
for use with
IBM PS/2, XT, PC and compatibles
512K and DOS 2.1 or greater required
CROSSWORD POWER (tm) is a copyrighted program distributed as
SHAREWARE. All rights are reserved. You may make 1 copy of this
program and documentation for a 21 day evaluation.
If you decide to continue to use this program, you must pay a
registration fee of $39.95 plus $2.00 shipping/handling. Checks,
MasterCard, VISA are accepted. Purchase orders are accepted from
schools. School district and site licenses are available. To
order CROSSWORD POWER, use the order blank that can be printed
from the pull down menu.
Registered owners will receive a printed manual, diskette with all
improvements made since the distribution of the shareware diskette,
removal of all references to evaluation shareware, notification of
major updates, BBS and voice telephone support. CROSSWORD POWER
can only be updated and improved when you support my efforts.
Program and Manual by Terry L. Jepson
WISCO Computing, P. O. Box 8
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495-0008
Entire contents (C)Copyright Terry L. Jepson 1985, 1991, 1994
Published by WISCO Computing. All rights reserved.
Modem support is available on the Rapid River BBS (715) 435-3855
Free BBS access 300 to 38,400bps V.32bis/V.42bis 24 hr. 8/N/1
MasterCard and VISA orders accepted voice and fax (715) 423-8189
Voice Support only available to registered users (6-10 pm CST)
WISCO Computing is a member of the Association of Shareware
Professionals (ASP). ASP wants to make sure that the
shareware principle works for you. If you are unable to
resolve a shareware-related problem with an ASP member by
contacting the member directly, ASP may be able to help.
The ASP Ombudsman can help you resolve a problem with an
ASP member, but does not provide technical support for
members' products. Please write to the ASP Ombudsman at
545 Grover Road, Muskegon, MI 49442-9427 or send Compuserve
message via Compuserve Mail to ASP Ombudsman 70007,3536
A QUICK TUTORIAL:
1. Insert the working copy diskette in drive A:.
2. Enter the word PUZZLE when A:> is displayed.
3. When the program is loaded, the Title Screen will appear.
4. Then the Menu Bar will appear at the top of the screen.
5. Use the right arrow key or left mouse button to go to the
6. Move the cursor down to the Select Printer Settings and press Enter.
7. Make the correct settings for your printer.
8. Press Escape to leave the Printer Settings.
9. Move the cursor and select Save these settings on the Settings Menu.
10. Move the cursor to the File Menu.
11. Select First Word List.
12. Move the cursor to highlight the displayed word list. Press Enter.
13. Move to the Puzzle Menu. Select Automatic Arrangement.
14. If you like this program and want to continue using
CROSSWORD POWER, you must register and send payment.
PUZZLE.EXE The CROSSWORD POWER program
WISCOSET.CNF Configuration file
CO100R12.LJP 12 pitch soft font for LaserJet II Printer
CO080R15.LJP 15 pitch soft font for LaserJet II Printer
CO100R12.DJP 12 pitch soft font for H-P DeskJet Printer
CO080R15.DJP 15 pitch soft font for H-P DeskJet Printer
HOMONYMS.WL Sample word list
SPANISH.WL Sample word list
XMASWORD.WL Sample word list
HOMONYMS.UNF Sample puzzle created from HOMONYMS.WL
CRMANUAL.DOC CROSSWORD POWER manual (24 pages)
WISORDER.DOC Order blank for WISCO COMPUTING products
FILE_ID.DIZ Short description for BBS and Vendors
README This file