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CBA unit 1


Application software computer software created to allow the user to perform specific a job or task Example:word processing spreadsheets database and graphics software.
Central Processing Unit (CPU) executes commands from a computer's hardware and software; the principal computer chip that contains several processing components which determines the computer's speed ;the brain of a computer.
Files Management System A program on a computer that allows the user to create edit view print rename copy or delete files folders or an entire files system.
Files type An extension at the end of a files name indicating which application was used to create a document i.e word flies end in .doc and excel files end in .xls.
Input device Data entered into the computer through a variety of devices such as a keyboard microphone scanner flash drive or mouse.
Logon The action of gaining access to the computer or a network by entering a username and password also called login/sign in.
Memory Company chips that store data and programs whiles the computer is working often called Ram or random access memory.
Operating system System software that acts as a go -between allowing computer hardware and other software to communicate with each other.
Output device Allows the user to view or listen to the data a computer processes such as a monitor printer headphones or speakers.
Peripheral Additional hardware that isn't necessary for a computer to function but does enhance how the computer can be used Example :scanner webcam computer joystick
Save Storing data for later use
Save As A feature that allows the user to change the attributes of a file ( such as location file name type)before saving it.
Storage device External hardware used to store and retrieve data such as a desk drive cd/dvd drive flash drive or tape drive.
System software software responsible for the general operation of a computer system including the operation of hardware running application software and files management.
System unit A computer case that contain the cpu power supply memory and storage
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