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a network that connects multiple devices in a limited geographical area, such as a room, an apartment or a building. Currently, most LANs are based on Wi-Fi, link…
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Process of acquiring access to a system's (advanced) functions by proving identity, frequently by supplying a password.
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Hewlett-Packard. A multi-national information technology company that makes everything from computer monitors, to printers, to computers, to phones.
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A family of networking technologies for LANs. Ethernet encompasses bother the physical connection between devices and part of the protocols which define how the connected devices can communicate.
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Webmail service provided by Google. See WebApps.StackExchange.com first as that's where they most likely will be on topic unless using with a desktop client
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SATA (Serial Advanced Technology Attachment) is one of the most common bus interfaces for connecting mass storage devices to a computer system.
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HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a widely used interface for transmitting audio and video signals between devices and displays. Many PCs now include the ability to output audio/video dir…
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the largest manufacturer of computer processors and the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors which are found in most personal computers.
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managed and organized. Could refer to file management by the OS or by a third party application.
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a software application that allows users to make voice calls, instant message, and video conference over the Internet.
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Making a process run completely or in part without the need of any user input once the process is started.
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the 9th major release of Mac OS X released on July 25, 2012.
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A Linux-based operating system for smartphones and tablet computers. Unless the device docks with your computer, questions are better on android.stackexchange.com or stackoverflow.com for programming …
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iPhone related questions must connect or dock to a laptop or desktop computer to be considered on topic. Otherwise, please visit http://apple.stackexchange.com/
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A software program capable of reproducing itself and usually capable of causing great harm to files or other programs on the same computer.
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A short range wireless protocol used by various devices, such as cell phones, wireless headsets, mice and keyboards.
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a binary program running continuously on a computer (until terminated) which is managed by the operating system.
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Open source media player from the VideoLAN project
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a free and open source terminal emulator application which can act as a client for the SSH, Telnet, rlogin, and raw TCP computing protocols and as a serial console client. The name "PuTTY" ha…
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a low-power state designed to provide very fast resuming of a computer's operation, with minimal power consumption.
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file-level computer data storage connected to a computer network providing data access to heterogeneous clients.
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A connection to the internet, through which one can view web pages, access servers, etc.
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Process of preparing a disk for storing data. Specifically, "high-level formatting" involves the creation of a new file system and/or a boot sector.
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the embedded power-source of a component such as a notebook. It is composed of cells of chemical elements that store energy.
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The bar displayed on a full edge of a GUI desktop that is used to launch, monitor and switch between running applications.
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essential to the operation of any computer and any of its components or peripherals.
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the act of using redirecting one port to another, commonly used to access a computer from behind a firewall with NAT.
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a cross-platform multimedia runtime used to embed animations, video, and interactive applications into web pages.
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Process of cleanly stopping the operating system so the system can be turned off
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a generic term to cover both extensions to web browsers and plugins which are an older and more specific concept. Mostly used with regard to the Firefox web browser.
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VBA stands for Visual Basic for Applications, a subset of Visual Basic used in all Microsoft Office Applications. Consider tagging your question with the application as well as [VBA]
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A quick access method of getting to a program or document, typically an icon or picture representing the target
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Microsoft Word 2010, version 14, released in 2010, is the word processing software from Microsoft that lets you create and edit documents.
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Questions about handling HTML files. Programming in HTML is considered off topic here.
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an re-implementation of the smb network sharing protocols, which are used in Windows for file and printer sharing.
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a rolling-release Linux distribution.