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4 th grade Computer Terminology
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Online o Online is the condition of being connected to a network of computers or other devices. The term, online, is frequently used to describe someone who is currently connected to the Internet.
Peripheral oA peripheral is a computer device, such as a CD drive or printer, that is not part of the essential computer. External peripherals: mouse, keyboard, printer, monitor, scanner, etc. Internal peripherals: CD-ROM drive, CD-R drive, internal modem, etc.
Software o Software is a general term for the various kinds of programs used to operate computers and related devices.
Hardware o Hardware describes the physical aspects— objects that you can actually touch — of computers and related devices.
o , short for electronic mail, is the transmission of messages over communications networks. o can be exchanged between online service provider users and in networks other than the Internet.
Troubleshooting o You troubleshoot to find the source of a problem with your computer. o The term, troubleshoot, is usually used when the problem is suspected to be hardware related. Click on this link for a web quest on troubleshooting. Created by Traci Hill, VIS