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15 terms
Application Software
Application Software
Application Software
Application Software Functions
Application Software Types
Best known as end-user software.... Designed to help users in…
End-user software.
1) Provides usability to support many tasks related to person…
1) Basic;... 2) Specialized.
Application Software
Best known as end-user software.... Designed to help users in…
Application Software
End-user software.
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
18 terms
Information Technology Terms Chapter 7 Part 1
Software
System Software
Application Software
DOS
written set of instructions that will carry out a task
a type of software which performs tasks for the system
a type of software which performs particular tasks for the user
Disk Operating System
Software
written set of instructions that will carry out a task
System Software
a type of software which performs tasks for the system
21 terms
Software
American Standard Code for Information…
Application software
Assembly Language
Bit
Standard for representing text that most computers support
Allows the user to perform specific activities, such as writi…
Simiarl to machine language, but the CPU cannot directly unde…
Basic building block for communication in an electronic compu…
American Standard Code for Information…
Standard for representing text that most computers support
Application software
Allows the user to perform specific activities, such as writi…
18 terms
Chapter 3 Part A : Types of application software
System software
Application software
Music Software
Video software
Designed for computer-centric tasks
Designed to help people accomplish real-world tasks
Offers many ways to work with music, sound effects, and narra…
Provides a set of tools for creating video productions from r…
System software
Designed for computer-centric tasks
Application software
Designed to help people accomplish real-world tasks
8 terms
Application Software
Application Software
Packaged Software
Custom Software
Web Application
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
is mass-produced, copyrighted retail software that meets the…
performs functions specific to a business or industry
a Web site that allows users to access and interact with soft…
Application Software
consists of programs designed to make users more productive a…
Packaged Software
is mass-produced, copyrighted retail software that meets the…
20 terms
Application software that lets you work and play
Application software
Beta version
Cloud computing
Computer aided design(CAD)
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
A version of the software that's still under development
The process of storing data, files, and applications on the w…
A 3modeling program used to create automated designs, technic…
Application software
The set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
Beta version
A version of the software that's still under development
13 terms
Software Basics 1
Application software
Bugs
End User License Agreement (EULA)
Freeware
Allows the user to perform specific activities, such as writi…
Programming errors
Contract outlining the set of rules that every user must agre…
Fully functional software that can be used forever without pu…
Application software
Allows the user to perform specific activities, such as writi…
Bugs
Programming errors
10 terms
Unit 3. Operating Systems and software
operating system
software
execute
Software resources
Also known as an "OS," this is the software that communicates…
Computer programs, or instructions to perform a specific task…
put into effect; carry out
-system software (enables proper functioning of hardware
operating system
Also known as an "OS," this is the software that communicates…
software
Computer programs, or instructions to perform a specific task…
11 terms
Systems Software
BIOS
Boot Program
device driver
system restore
gets the computer system started after you turn it on
loads the operating system into the computer's main memory or…
driver program converts the more general input/output instruc…
allows a user to restore their computer data to a specific fo…
BIOS
gets the computer system started after you turn it on
Boot Program
loads the operating system into the computer's main memory or…
38 terms
Ch3 Types Of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
A bundle of programs that help businesses carry out tasks suc…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Office Word
application software
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses carry out tasks suc…
58 terms
ITGS 3.1 - Software
Accounting software
Application software
Application suite
Audio software
Application software for managing finances
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
Collection of application programs that perform related tasks…
Application software used specifically for crating, recording…
Accounting software
Application software for managing finances
Application software
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
66 terms
Software
accounting software
application software
application suite
assistant
Application software for managing finances.
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
Collection of application programs that perform related tasks…
Step by step help system to guide a user through a task.
accounting software
Application software for managing finances.
application software
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
8 terms
GCSE AQA ICT- Application software.
Task Specific
Generic features
Word Processor
Desktop Publishing
Applications software is task specific. It has a number of fe…
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
A type of applications software used to create printed materi…
A type of applications software used to create printed materi…
Task Specific
Applications software is task specific. It has a number of fe…
Generic features
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
17 terms
Open Source/Proprietary & Hosted/Locally Installed Software
Task specific
Generic features
Open source
Proprietary software
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
Code is feely available for people to use, copy and edit
You are not given access to the code, and are not permitted t…
Task specific
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Generic features
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
30 terms
Application Software
What is a software?
Categories of software
How is software distributed?
What is application software?
the instructions that tell a computer how to carry out a task…
System software ... Application software
packaged software: mass produced... custom software: performs fu…
programs designed to make users more productive/ assisst them…
What is a software?
the instructions that tell a computer how to carry out a task…
Categories of software
System software ... Application software
16 terms
Computer Software
Software
PC System
System software
Application software
System and Application
Linux/Unix... Macintosh OS (OS X)... Microsoft Windows OS
Is the software used to run a computer. It runs in the backgr…
Is the software that performs the specific task users want to…
Software
System and Application
PC System
Linux/Unix... Macintosh OS (OS X)... Microsoft Windows OS
20 terms
Chapter 4
Application software
Beta version
Cloud computing
Computer-aided design (CAD)
set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out tas…
a version of the software that's still under development.
process of storing data, files, and applications on the web,…
3-D modeling program used to create automated designs, techni…
Application software
set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out tas…
Beta version
a version of the software that's still under development.
5 terms
JJ
CPU
Application software
generic software
Special software
carries out instructions
software that allows a user to carry out tthe
Software that can be used for multiple purpouses. Can be word…
Software built for specific purpouses, e.g miltary,software
CPU
carries out instructions
Application software
software that allows a user to carry out tthe
8 terms
Computer Apps Operating Systems and Software
System Software
Application Software
Device Drivers
Productivity Software
helps computers carry out basic operating functions (makes th…
helps people use a computer to carry out tasks
is a small piece of software that communicates with the hardw…
word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, and data base a…
System Software
helps computers carry out basic operating functions (makes th…
Application Software
helps people use a computer to carry out tasks
46 terms
CPS Computing Keywords: Software
algorithm
instructions
program
software
A series of steps designed to solve a mathematical or other p…
A set of commands that a processor can recognise and act apon
A stored set of instructions for a computer to execute
The programs that run on a computer
algorithm
A series of steps designed to solve a mathematical or other p…
instructions
A set of commands that a processor can recognise and act apon
17 terms
Clifton College AQA GCSE ICT Applications Software
Task specific
Generic features
Open source
Proprietary software
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
Code is feely available for people to use, copy and edit
You are not given access to the code, and are not permitted t…
Task specific
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Generic features
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
12 terms
Open Source/Proprietary & Hosted/Locally Installed Software - LIVE
Task specific
Generic features
Open source
Proprietary software
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
Code is feely available for people to use, copy and edit
You are not given access to the code, and are not permitted t…
Task specific
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Generic features
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
38 terms
Ch3 Types of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Word
application software
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
21 terms
ch. 3 types of software
Software
algorithms
System software
Productivity software
- Consists of computer programs that tell a computer how to c…
steps to complete a task
helps computer carry out basic operating functions
• Word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database ap…
Software
- Consists of computer programs that tell a computer how to c…
algorithms
steps to complete a task
36 terms
Types of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Word
application software
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
19 terms
1.1 Hardware and Software
Hardware
CPU
Motherboard
RAM
This is the collection of physical elements that constitutes…
This is the brain of the computer and carries out all the pro…
A printed circuit board that contains the main components of…
Primary memory used in computers to store all current process…
Hardware
This is the collection of physical elements that constitutes…
CPU
This is the brain of the computer and carries out all the pro…
38 terms
Ch3 Types of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software used for a wide range of purposes.
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Word
application software
Software used for a wide range of purposes.
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
38 terms
Ch3 Types of Software
Application Software
Office Suite
Word Processing Software
Word Processing Software by Microsoft
Used for a wide range of purposes from entertainment and educ…
Bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry out…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Word
Application Software
Used for a wide range of purposes from entertainment and educ…
Office Suite
Bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry out…
27 terms
Chapter 3 : Application Software
installed
software license
copyright law
end-user license agreement (EULA)
the process of having software set up bu the operating system…
a contract from the software creator that specifies the rules…
a federal law that gives software creators a variety of right…
typical license that a user must agree to before installing s…
installed
the process of having software set up bu the operating system…
software license
a contract from the software creator that specifies the rules…
17 terms
Computer Software swb
operating system
application software
standard file format
text file format
software which manages the computer system including starting…
programs that are designed to help a user carry out a task (b…
data file saved to backing storage with a format used by many…
a standard format for text files, can be used by many text pr…
operating system
software which manages the computer system including starting…
application software
programs that are designed to help a user carry out a task (b…
20 terms
chap 4
application software
beta version
cloud computing
computer-aided design (CAD)
the set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
version of software still under development
process of storing data, files, and applications on the web w…
A 3-D modeling program used to create designs
application software
the set of programs on a computer that helps a user carry out…
beta version
version of software still under development
12 terms
Computer 1
Software
System software
Bios and firmware
Operating system
...
Acer computer software designed to operate the computer hardw…
Provide basic functionality to operate and control the hardwa…
I lost part of the computer system to go work together by per…
Software
...
System software
Acer computer software designed to operate the computer hardw…
34 terms
Unit 1--Basic Terms, Operating System and Application Software
Input
Processing
Output
Storage
...A collection of raw data from the outside world that is pu…
...Manipulating data; exaples: bold, italicize, underline, en…
...The results of processed data; examples: a printed paper,…
...The place where data is held when it is not needed for pro…
Input
...A collection of raw data from the outside world that is pu…
Processing
...Manipulating data; exaples: bold, italicize, underline, en…
8 terms
Software
Operating System
User Interface
GUI
Off The Shelf Software
Core software that allows the system to run as useful device.…
features that allow users to interact with the hardware and s…
Graphic User Interface
Software that you use at home or school. Provides features th…
Operating System
Core software that allows the system to run as useful device.…
User Interface
features that allow users to interact with the hardware and s…
Types of Applications
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Many categories of application software are used for a wide r…
A bundle of programs that help businesses essentially carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating and editing all kin…
Microsoft Word
application software
Many categories of application software are used for a wide r…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses essentially carry o…
38 terms
Types of Applications
application software
office suite
word processing sofware
word processing software by microsoft
the software that most individuals and businesses purchase an…
a bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
provides tools for creating , editing, and formatting all kin…
Microsoft word
application software
the software that most individuals and businesses purchase an…
office suite
a bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
23 terms
Software
Software
System Software
Operating System Software
Utility Software
Programs that give instructions to a computer and which allow…
The set of programs that enables a computer's hardware device…
software that controls the computer hardware and acts as a br…
A type of system software provided by the operating system ve…
Software
Programs that give instructions to a computer and which allow…
System Software
The set of programs that enables a computer's hardware device…
22 terms
Unit 2: Operating Systems
GUI
Open Source Software
Shareware
Commercial Software
Graphical User Interface
Software that uses an open development process and is license…
Software that is distributed free on a trial basis with the u…
Software that is sold and costs money. Source code is NOT ava…
GUI
Graphical User Interface
Open Source Software
Software that uses an open development process and is license…
23 terms
Software
Software
System Software
Operating System Software
Utility Software
Programs that give instructions to a computer and which allow…
The set of programs that enables a computer's hardware device…
software that controls the computer hardware and acts as a br…
A type of system software provided by the operating system ve…
Software
Programs that give instructions to a computer and which allow…
System Software
The set of programs that enables a computer's hardware device…
63 terms
Chapter 3: Software
accounting software
application software
application suite
assistant
Application software for managing finances.
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
Collection of application programs that perform related tasks…
Step by step help system to guide a user through a task.
accounting software
Application software for managing finances.
application software
Software which allows users to produce work, such as document…
33 terms
Chapter 1 IT
Information Technology
Information System
Data
Information
The hardware and software a business uses to achieve objects
Interrelated components that collect, create, store, process,…
Raw facts that lack content, unorganized, too detailed
Data processed to be useful in decision making
Information Technology
The hardware and software a business uses to achieve objects
Information System
Interrelated components that collect, create, store, process,…
38 terms
Ch3 Types of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
Microsoft Word.
application software
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
25 terms
Software
Algorithm
Instructions
Program
Software
A series of steps designed to solve a mathematical or other p…
A set of commands that a processor can recognise and act upon
A stored set of instructions for a computer to execute
The programs that run on a computer
Algorithm
A series of steps designed to solve a mathematical or other p…
Instructions
A set of commands that a processor can recognise and act upon
Ch3 Types of Software
application software
office suite
word processing software
word processing software by Microsoft
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
Software that provides tools for creating, editing, and forma…
A popular title for word processing is Microsoft Word. Additi…
application software
Software that allows individuals to complete a variety of wor…
office suite
A bundle of programs that help businesses efficiently carry o…
125 terms
chapter 3 & 4 computer concepts
system software
application software
music software
audio editing software
computer programs, such as an operating system or utility sof…
computer programs that help you perform a specific task such…
is the internal programming of computers that supports musica…
a program that enables users to create and edit digital voice…
system software
computer programs, such as an operating system or utility sof…
application software
computer programs that help you perform a specific task such…
8 terms
GCSE Computing Keywords - Chapter 3
Software
Programs
Instructions
Systems software
a set of instructions that enable you to carry out a task or…
programs provide (a computer or other machine) with coded ins…
a list things you need to carry out a simple task
system software is computer software designed to operate and…
Software
a set of instructions that enable you to carry out a task or…
Programs
programs provide (a computer or other machine) with coded ins…
18 terms
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Accounting Software
Audio Editing Software
Utility program
Save
Software that helps companies record and report thier financi…
Applications software that allows a user to modify audio clip…
a Program for carrying out a routine function
To Transfer a document from a computer's memory to a storage…
Accounting Software
Software that helps companies record and report thier financi…
Audio Editing Software
Applications software that allows a user to modify audio clip…
34 terms
Unit 1--Basic Terms, Operating System and Application Software
Input
Processing
Output
Storage
...A collection of raw data from the outside world that is pu…
...Manipulating data; exaples: bold, italicize, underline, en…
...The results of processed data; examples: a printed paper,…
...The place where data is held when it is not needed for pro…
Input
...A collection of raw data from the outside world that is pu…
Processing
...Manipulating data; exaples: bold, italicize, underline, en…
30 terms
3 Application Software 1
Task specific
Generic features
Open source
Proprietary software
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
Code is freely available for people to use, copy and edit
You are not given access to the code, and are not permitted t…
Task specific
Applications software designed for users to carry out a speci…
Generic features
Features that appear in many different types of applications…
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