A text editor is limited to text editing, and a few other functions like copy and paste. A word processor goes beyond a text editor and offers a lot of features that makes it easier to work with text. A word processor is a text editor and a dictionary, a formatter and more. Word processors help in a lot of ways.
Whether it is for formatting the text, creating tables, checking for grammatical errors, dictionary and more. They also help in preparing the pages for print and save the user from the printer formatting by using simple methods. The most popular word processors in the world Microsoft Word and Corel’s WordPerfect.