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TERM TABLE
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TERM

DEFINITION – In Your Own Words!!!

1. Computer
2. Desktop

An electronic device for storing and processing of the
data.
The working surface of a desk is called desktop.

3. Icon

A thing regarded as a representative symbol of
something.

4. Shortcut

A fast or easy way of doing or achieving something.

5. Taskbar

A visual device on the desktop that shows
the user which application currently running.

6. Wallpaper

The background or picture of the desktop where is the
menus, icons, and other elements are displayed and moved
around.

7. Hardware

The machines and physical components of a
computer.
The program that used by the computer is
called software.

8. Software
9. CPU

means (central processing unit) which is the brain of
a computer.

10.

Modem

Is a Device which is used to transmit data.

11.

Peripheral

Not relating to the most important part of something
or a computer.

12.

Input Device

Is a hardware equipment of a computer, which used
to provide the data.

13.

Output Device

Hardware equipment used to converts the
electronically generated information into humanreadable form.

14.

CD-RW

A blank compact disk.

15.

DVD-R

a blank DVD on which data, including music and

movies

16.

Byte

A group of Bites.

17.

RAM

Drive against with a heavy impact.

18.

ROM

Means Read-only memory,Data stored in ROM can
only be modified slowly & with difficulty.

19.

Word Processor

A program for storing & formatting text from
keyboard and providing print out.

20.

Formatting

Use to arrange the data .

21.

Title bar

22.

Menu Bar

horizontal bar at the top of a window shows the name
of the currently active document.
located at the top of the screen which is containing
drop-down menus.

23.

Font

set of printable or displayable text character.

24.
Portrait
Orientation

The page is taller than it is wide.

25.
Landscape
Orientation

The wide is alot than its length.

26.

Margins

Use to arrange the border of the page

27.

Indent

in which all lines except the first are indented.

28.

Bullets

a small symbol such as an item in a list.

29.

Columns

a vertical division of a page.

30.

Justify

give a justification to the text.

31.

Alignment

To arrange the text to a straight line.

32.
Desktop
Publishing

the production of printed matter by means of a printer
linked to a desktop computer,

33.

Graphics

Use for the text to put into a commercial design.

34.

Design Elements

Use to shape or design the text.

35.

Text Box

A frame in which u can type ur text.

36.

Text Art

Use to format or design ur text or tittle .

37.

Spreadsheet

A document in which the data is arranged as
in the rows and colums.

38.

Worksheet

In paper for recording the work which is
done.

39.

Cell

A small room in which we type the text.

40.

Row

A number of cells in horizontal line.

41.

Column

A number of cells in a vertical line.

42.

Cell Address

Use to show the address of the cell or the
name .

43.

Range

arrange in a row.

44.

Label

A small shape or piece of a paper to give
information about the attached object.

45.

Value

the importance of something.

46.

Formula

mathematical relationship or rule expressed in
symbols.

47.
Electronic
Presentation

The electronic change of the business data .

48.

Slide

Use for moving of the text without pressing
the keys.

49.

Transition

A period of a change from one condition to
another one.

50.
Animation
Scheme

Use for moving the text in different shapes.

51.
Internet Web
Browser

Use for searching the address u entered.

52.

Hyperlink

Use to give links between two documents’.

53.

World Wide Web

information system on the Internet that allows
documents to be connected to other documents by
hypertext links.

54.

Search Engine

used especially for finding particular sites on the
WWB.

55.

E-Mail

A message which send from one person or
computer to another person or computer.

56.

Netiquette

the correct way of communicating on the Internet.

57.

Emoticon

To represent something in a facial expression.

58.

Domain Name

The part of a network address that shows it
belongs to a particular domain.

59.

Web Surfing

spending time on the Internet.

60.

Ethics

the branch of knowledge that deals with moral
principles

61.

Utilitarian View

system of ethics in which the rightness or wrongness
of an action should be judged by its consequences.

62.

Deontology View

as an ethical theory that the morality of an action
should be based on whether that action itself is right
or wrong under a series of rules, rather than based on
the consequences of the action.

63.

Piracy

the unauthorized use or reproduction of another's
work.

64.

Copyright

the exclusive legal right of the text .

65.

Patent

a government authority or license conferring a right or
title for a set period.

66.

Spam

Spam is usually considered to be electronic junk

67.

Virus

a program or piece of code that is loaded onto your
computer without your knowledge and runs against
your wishes.

68.

Phishing

the activity of defrauding an online account holder of
financial information by posing as a legitimate
company.

69.

Pharming

the process of genetically modifying plants and
animals so that they produce substances that may be
used as pharmaceuticals.

70.

Ergonomics

he study of people's efficiency in their working
environment.

71.

RSI

The relative strength index (RSI) is a technical
indicator used in the analysis of financial markets.

72.

MSI

MSI is an installer package file format used by Windows

73.

CSR

means(Corporate Social Responsibility), the
voluntary activities undertaken by a company to
operate in an economic, social and environmentally
sustainable manner

74.

E-Waste

Means (electronic waste) an electronic device
which are destined for reuse, resale, salvage,
recycling.