The ComputerScript method is based on an unique and patented concept of using 5 basic rules to abbreviate all words of full English vocabulary. It features a quick learning and proficiency, easy skill retention, a simple abbreviating rule and transcription for every word. The rules are logical and do not require rote memorisation. This user-friendly method is an easy alternative to conventional shorthand and speedwriting and offers optional computerised transcription. It can be combined with any system and allows to use custom codes to tailor them to your personal style and application. This title helps to discover how easy it is to take notes and transcribe them using a laptop or desktop computer. When the abbreviations are entered into computer it provides automatic transcription into readable form. It allows to create custom abbreviations according to your personal style and application. As opposed to any speedtyping systems which reduce the number of strokes by memorising numerous rules and definitions, with CS you need to know only 5 basic rules which fit on a 2"x3" card. You can increase your typing speed up to 30 percent vs. touch typing in just 4 hours. It eliminates the need for a spelling check, uses a conventional keyboard and is compatible with most word processors. It's also can be used for transcribing medical terms, tapes and messages. The method can be used for speedwriting application (ES manual is included) which will increase your efficiency even more by utilising one method to write and type. CS requires under 1MB of memory and runs on WINDOWS NT, WINDOWS and MS-DOS platforms. CS files are stored in ASCII format and can be accessed by most conventional word processors. Package includes 3.5" CS disk, CS manual, ES workbook/manual and ES/CS reference card.