Unformatted text preview: and makes your computer faster. 3. What functions do antivirus programs perform? A) They identify and remove viruses on a computer and regularly checks the disks and files for viruses. It also can scan your computer for viruses. 4. What is the importance of the kernel? A) A kernel is important because when booting the computer the essential portion of the operating system are copied into the computers memory and this is called the kernel....
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- Spring '08
- Virtual memory, main memory, Disk Defragmenter, disk scanner