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Lesson 3: Computer Software
Application Software
Software Suite
DOS
System Software
Software that allows users to perform specific tasks using th…
A group of software applications with related functionality
Disk Operating Systems
The programs that are dedicated to managing the computer itself
Application Software
Software that allows users to perform specific tasks using th…
Software Suite
A group of software applications with related functionality
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical user Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
13 terms
Software
software
system software
application software
operating system
consists of computer programs that tell a computer how to car…
helps computers carry out basic operating functions
programs designed for specific purposes; helps people use a c…
master controller; primary purpose is to help computer system…
software
consists of computer programs that tell a computer how to car…
system software
helps computers carry out basic operating functions
16 terms
Computer Hardware and Software Basics
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
16 terms
Computer Hardware and Software Basics
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
8 terms
computer software
computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
when a computer is turned on operating system is loaded
operating system that provide visual cues such as icon graphics
computer software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
87 terms
ITE 115 Chapter 1
Information system
Information systems
Program
What is the difference between data an…
People, Procedures, Software (a program that consists of step…
People- the end user people like me are more productive when…
Consists of the step by step instructions that tell the compu…
Data consists of unprocessed facts including text, numbers, i…
Information system
People, Procedures, Software (a program that consists of step…
Information systems
People- the end user people like me are more productive when…
18 terms
Computer Hardware and Software Basics
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
40 terms
Types of Computer Software and Related Terms
Software
System Software
Application Software
Custom-made Software
A set of instructions that makes a computer do something. eg.…
A program that starts and runs the computer. eg. Linux, Windo…
Use for day-to-day purposes. eg. Word processors, Presentatio…
Personalize a program for a particular purpose. For example,…
Software
A set of instructions that makes a computer do something. eg.…
System Software
A program that starts and runs the computer. eg. Linux, Windo…
9 terms
Computer Software
application software
graphical user interface
installing
operating system
Program designed to make users more productive and/or assist…
(GUI) type of user interface that allows a user to interact w…
Process of setting up software to work with the computer, pri…
Set of programs that coordinates all the activities among com…
application software
Program designed to make users more productive and/or assist…
graphical user interface
(GUI) type of user interface that allows a user to interact w…
56 terms
Chapter 04: Application Software: Programs That Let You Work and Play
Accounting Software
Application Software
Audio-Editing Software
Beta Version
An application program that helpd business owners mansge thei…
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
Programs that perform basic editing tasks on audio files such…
A version of the software that's still under development. Man…
Accounting Software
An application program that helpd business owners mansge thei…
Application Software
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
22 terms
Software Test
software
GUI
Malware
web applications
consist(s) of a series of instructions that tells the compute…
With a(n) ____, users interact with the software using text,…
software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system w…
application software that must run in a web browser. Also kno…
software
consist(s) of a series of instructions that tells the compute…
GUI
With a(n) ____, users interact with the software using text,…
8 terms
computer software
computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interphase
key to productive use of computers
tells computer the functions of loading,storing
when the computer is turned on the operated system is loading…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
computer software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells computer the functions of loading,storing
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating system
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computer
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computer
Operating system
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer software
Computer software
Operating system
Booting
Graphical user interface
Key to productive use of computers
Tells computer how to preform the functions of loading and st…
The act of starting up the computer and loading the system so…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer software
Key to productive use of computers
Operating system
Tells computer how to preform the functions of loading and st…
12 terms
Computer Software
Software
Graphical User Interface
System Software
Operating System
a series of related instructions, organized for a common purp…
you interact with the software using text, graphics, and visu…
consists of programs that control or maintain the operations…
a set of programs that coordinated all the activities among c…
Software
a series of related instructions, organized for a common purp…
Graphical User Interface
you interact with the software using text, graphics, and visu…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icons symb…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer software
Computer Software
Operating system
Booting
Graphical User Interace
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating system
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as the icon s…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on, the operating system is loaded…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers
Tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers
Operating System
Tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers.
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers.
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
computer software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading ,…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading ,…
8 terms
Computer Software
computer software
Operating system
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers
Tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading,st…
When a computer is tuned on the operating system is loaded in…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
computer software
Key to productive use of computers
Operating system
Tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading,st…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use to computers
Tells the computer how to perform the function of loading sto…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use to computers
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the function of loading sto…
8 terms
computer software
computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
computer software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
8 terms
Computer Software
computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
computer software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells the computer how to preform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers.
tells the computers how to perform the functions of loading s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers.
Operating System
tells the computers how to perform the functions of loading s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
operating system
booting
Graphical user interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
operating system
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical user Interface
Key to productive use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading,st…
When a computer is turn on the operating system is loaded int…
Operating system that provides visual ques icons symbols to h…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers.
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading,st…
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when the computer is turned on the operating system is loaded…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
key to productive use of computers
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
when a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
key to productive use of computers
Operating System
tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading st…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned o the operating system is loaded in…
Operating system that provides cues such as icon symbols to h…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers.
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
8 terms
Computer Software
computer software
operating system
booting
graphical user interface
Key to productive use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
computer software
Key to productive use of computers.
operating system
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers.
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
10 terms
IT Fundamentals Software Programs/Applications
productivity software
word processor
spreadsheet
email
A type of computer software used for word-processing, spreads…
an application which allows the user to write, edit, and prin…
A grid of rows and columns in which you enter text, numbers,…
electronic mail
productivity software
A type of computer software used for word-processing, spreads…
word processor
an application which allows the user to write, edit, and prin…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating System
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to product the use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the function of loading, st…
When the computer is turned on the operating systems loaded i…
Operator system that provides visual cues such as icon and sy…
Computer Software
Key to product the use of computers.
Operating System
Tells the computer how to perform the function of loading, st…
8 terms
Computer Software
Computer Software
Operating system
Booting
Graphical User Interface
Key to productive use of computers.
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
When a computer is turned on the operating system is loaded i…
Operating system that provides visual cues such as icon symbo…
Computer Software
Key to productive use of computers.
Operating system
Tells the computer how to perform the functions of loading, s…
30 terms
Computer Software
Software
GUI (Graphical User Interface)
Operating System
Malware
A series of detailed step-by-step instructions that tell the…
Type of interface that allows users to interact with electron…
Software that controls the execution of computer programs and…
Software designed to infiltrate or damage a computer system w…
Software
A series of detailed step-by-step instructions that tell the…
GUI (Graphical User Interface)
Type of interface that allows users to interact with electron…
24 terms
ECS Computer Fundamentals
central processing unit (CPU)
hard drive
auxiliary storage devices
motherboard
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
storage devices that are added to a basic computer system, su…
printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips, and other…
central processing unit (CPU)
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
hard drive
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
16 terms
Computer Hardware & Software Terminology
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
24 terms
ECS Computer Fundamentals
central processing unit (CPU)
hard drive
auxiliary storage devices
motherboard
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
storage devices that are added to a basic computer system, su…
printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips, and other…
central processing unit (CPU)
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
hard drive
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
33 terms
Chapter #4 Application Software: Programs That Let You Work and Play
application software
accounting software
audio-editing software
beta version
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
An application program that helps business owners manage thei…
Programs that perform basic editing tasks on audio files such…
A version of the software that's still under development. Man…
application software
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
accounting software
An application program that helps business owners manage thei…
24 terms
ECS Computer Fundamentals
central processing unit (CPU)
hard drive
auxiliary storage devices
motherboard
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
storage devices that are added to a basic computer system, su…
printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips, and other…
central processing unit (CPU)
the brain of the computer that performs instructions defined…
hard drive
storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Computer Fundamentals
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Hard Drive
Motherboard
RAM
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
Printed circuit board on which the CPU, RAM chips and other e…
Random Access Memory - temporary place to store material that…
Central Processing Unit (CPU)
Brain of the computer that performs instructions defined by s…
Hard Drive
Storage device that stores digitally encoded data on rapidly…
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