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A  Top

 
Absolute reference  
Accuracy of Information  
Adapatability  
Addressability  
Alignment  
Amend data  
Analogue to digital converter  
Anatomy  
Animation Data  
Applications package  
Arithmetic Logic Unit (ALU)  
ASCII  
Attachments  
Audio Data  
AVERAGE(..)  
   

B  Top

 
Background job  
Backing storage  
Backing storage medium  
Backup  
Bar code  
Basic hardware for CDP  
Binary  
Bit  
Broadband connection  
Browser  
Byte  
   

C  Top

 
Cable  
CAD/CAM  
Capacity of backing storage  
Capital costs  
CD - Recordable (CD-R)  
CD - Rewritable (CD-RW)  
CD-ROM  
Cell  
Cell attributes  
Cell format  
Cell Protection  
Central Processing Unit  
Character set  
Charting  
Check digit  
Client and server network  
Clip art  
Columns  
Command driven software  
Commercial software  
Common HCI  
Comparing Printers  
Comparison operators  
Compiler  
Complex formulae  
Complex search  
Computed field  
Computer Aided Design (CAD)  
Computer Aided Manufacture (CAM)  
Computer crime  
Computer Misuse Act  
Computer Operator  
Control Language  
Control Unit  
Crop graphic  
Customising HCI  
   

D  Top

 
Data  
Data Collection  
Data controller  
Data file  
Data glove  
Data Input  
Data Output  
Data preparation  
Data preparation operator  
Data processing  
Data processing cycle  
Data Protection Act  
Data Storage  
Data Subject  
Data User  
Database  
Dedicated  
Degrees of freedom  
Delete data  
Desktop computer  
Device drivers.  
Dial-up connection  
Digital still camera  
Digital to analogue converter  
Digital video camera  
Digital Video Disk (DVD)  
DVD-Recordable (DVD-R)  
DVD-Rewritable (DVD-RW)  
DVD-ROM  
Directory  
Download software  
Dynamic data linkage  
   

E  Top

 
e-commerce  
EFTPOS  
Electronic Funds transfer (EFT)  
electronic mail  
e-mail  
Embedded systems  
Encryption  
End effector  
Engineer  
   

F  Top

 
Feedback  
Field  
Field types - numeric, text, date etc  
File Format  
File management  
File server  
File transfer - attachments  
Floppy disk  
Folder  
Footer  
Formatting (a disk)  
Formulae  
Freeware  
   

G  Top

 
Gigabyte (Gb)  
GIGO  
Grammar check  
Graphic Data  
Graphical User Interface (GUI)  
Graphics Card  
Graphics package  
Graphics tablet  
   

H  Top

 
Hacking  
Handwriting Recognition  
Hard Copy  
Hard disk  
Hardware  
Header  
Headset  
Hirearchical filing system  
High level instructions  
High level language  
Hotspot  
HTML  
Human Computer Interface (HCI)  
Hyperlink  
   

I  Top

 
Icons  
Initial costs  
Inkjet printer  
Input device  
Insert data  
Integer  
Integrated package  
Intelligent robots  
Interactive processing  
Interactive system  
Interface  
Internet  
Internet ready computer  
Internet service Provider (ISP)  
Interpreter  
IPO Cycle  
   

J  Top

 
Joystick  
   

K  Top

 
Key field  
Keyboard  
Keyboard shortcuts  
Keyword  
Kilobyte (Kb)  
Knowledge system  
   

L  Top

 
Laptop computer  
Laser printer  
Light guide  
Light pen  
Liquid Crystal Display (LCD)  
Local Area Network (LAN)  
Log on  
Logic error  
Loudspeakers  
   

M  Top

 
Machine code  
Magnetic guides  
Magnetic Ink Character Recognition (MICR)  
Magnetic stripe  
Magnetic tape  
Mail Merge  
Mail shot  
Mailbox  
Main memory  
Main memory size  
Mainframe computer  
Maintenance  
Mark sense card  
MIN(..) or MAXIMUM (..)  
Medium  
Megabyte  
Memory Card  
Memory Management  
Menu  
Microphone  
MINIMUM (..)  
Mobile robot  
Modem  
Monitor  
Mouse  
Multi-access  
Multimedia  
Multi-programming  
Multi-user database  
   

N  Top

 
Neiquette  
networkAdvantages  
Network interface card (NIC)  
Network manager  
Notebook computer  
number Data  
   

O  Top

 
Off-line  
On-line  
On line help  
On line tutorial  
Open loop  
Operating system  
Optical Character Recognition (OCR)  
Optical storage  
Output device  
   

P  Top

 
Package  
Palmtop  
Paper  
Password  
Photographic Data  
Pixel  
Plain Text  
Plotter  
Point of Sale (POS)  
Pointer  
Portability of software  
Print file  
Printer  
Printer driver  
Processor  
Program  
Programmer  
Pull down menu  
   

Q  Top

 
   

R  Top

 
Random Access Memory (RAM)  
Random/direct access  
Read Only Memory (ROM)  
Real time Systems  
Record  
Registers  
Relative reference  
Replacement Costs  
Replicate  
Resolution (dpi)  
Robot  
Rotate Graphic  
Rows  
RTF  
Running costs  
   

S  Top

 
Scale graphic  
Scanner  
Screen  
Search and replace  
Search engine  
Searching  
Security  
Sensors  
Sequential access  
Shareware  
Simulation  
Single entry, multiple use  
Smart card  
Software  
Sorting  
Sound card  
Speakers  
Specialised input devices  
Specialised output device  
Speed (ppm)  
Spelling Check  
Spreadsheet  
Staff costs  
Standard letter  
Standard file formats  
Static linkage  
Stationary Robot  
Standard paragraphs  
Storage location  
SUM(..)  
Systems analyst  
   

T  Top

 
Table  
Tabulation  
Template  
Terabyte (Tb)  
Terminal  
Text Data  
Text messaging  
Thin Film Transistor (TFT)  
Tool Bars  
Track ball  
Track pad  
Translation  
Transmission media  
   

U  Top

 
Update  
USB flash drive  
User freindly  
User identity  
User Interface  
   

V  Top

 
Validation  
Values  
Verification  
Video Data  
Video confrencing  
Virtual reality  
Virus  
Visual display Unit (VDU)  
Voice output.  
Voice recognition  
   

W  Top

 
Web page  
Web cam  
Wide Area Network (WAN)  
WIMP environement  
Windows  
Wireless  
Wizard  
Word  
Word processor  
Word wrap  
WYSIWYG  
   
X  Top  
   
Y  Top  
   

Z  Top

 
Zip Drive or Superdisk  
   
 

 

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