The _________ manages the flow of data and information through the computer system by coordinating the hardware, software, user interface, processor, and system memory.
which of the following types of programs help manage system resources such as the hard drive?
The ______ is responsible for managing the processor and all other components of the comp. system, and is an essential part of the operating system.
the version of windows 7 that is most appropriate for high end pc users, gamers and multimedia professionals is
windows 7 ultimate
the combination of operating system and processor in a computer is referred to as a computer
with windows explorer you can perform all of the following file management actions EXCEPT
which of the following statements concerning the windows recycle bin is true?
you can restore files that have been moved to the recycle bin
the process of replacing repeated patterns of letters in a file with a shorter placeholder is called
when your computer is in safe mode, you can use the ______ to view and change the properties all devices attached to the computer
during the virtual memory process the operating system moves data to a temporary storage area in the hard drive called the ___________ file
which of the follosing was the first widely used operating system installed in personal computers.
which of the following statements about as draphical user interface is FALSE
GUI is a command driven interface
the OS allows you to organize the contents of your computer in a hierachial structure of
which of the following is NOT a step in the boot process
the antivirus program checks all files for viruses
the _________ is a program that manages the DATA BETWEEN THE OPERATING SYSTEM AND ALL INPUT AND OUTPUT DEVICES ATTACHED TO THE SYSTEM.
if you want to save a file that will be opened by people who use a wide variety of software, andy following formats wouild be safe EXCEPT
the ______ of the operating system allows the user to communicate with the computer system
C:\Documents\Spring 2012\CIS 101\Term Paper\Computer Technology is an example of a _______
which of the following is the first step in the boot process
th BIOS is activated by powering on the CPU
WHEN AN OPERATING SYSTEM RECIEVES AN INTERRUPT FROM THE PRINTER AND PAUSES THE CPU, IT IS PERFORMING WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING FUNCTIONS
which of the following operating systems is used primarily with mainframes as a network operaing system
the ______ contains all of the different configurations used by the OS and by other applications
each device attached to your computer comes witha special program called a __________ that facilitates communication between the device and the OS
which of the following windows utility programs arranges files on your hard drive in sequential order
windows 7 introduces the concept of ________ which are folders that gather files from different locations and display the files as if they were all saved in a single folder
if you want to automatically defragment your hard drive every week you can set a predetermined time using the __________
______ are easy to use mini desk top programs that give you information at a glance or quick access to frequently used tools including weahter information calendar items or games
what happens to the files in a folder when you right click a folder on you hard drive and choose delete
they are moved to the resycle bin
which of the following is NOT something you do you maintain the file management system on your computer
restore files from the recycle bin
which of the following is NOT an advantage of organizing files
stores all files in alphabetical order
how do you add files to an exixting zipped archive in the latest version of windows
you drag and drop them into the archive