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Vocabulary Basics 1

Basic vocabulary and computer terminology

file A collection of data stored in one unit. It can be a document, picture, audio, etc.
folder Contains documents, programs, images, scripts, libraries and files.
filename A text string that identifies a file.
default A preset value for some option in a computer program.
directory Contain files on your hard drive that are organized into various folders and subfolders.
document A type of file that has been created or saved by an application such as Word, PowerPoint or Excel.
crop The removal of unwanted parts of an image.
grouping Allows to rotate, flip, move, or resize all shapes or objects at the same time as though they were a single shape or object.
text wrap A feature supported by many word processors that enables you to surround a picture or diagram with text.
window A rectangular area on a computer screen in which programs and content appear. It can be moved, resized, minimized, and overlapped with other windows.
desktop A location on your computer that gives easy access to files, folders and programs.
path A ___ points to the name of a file or directory, specifies a unique location in a file system. For example: h:\st112233\Intro to Digital Tech\U2 Employability\
clipboard Stores copied data.
computer A programmable machine that can execute a list of instructions.
screenshot Captures a picture taken of the computer’s desktop.
Created by: Alemap