CSC 101 - CSC 101 Chapter 0 Basics STUFF I Didn't...

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CSC 101 Chapter 0 Basics STUFF I Didn’t Understand Computer build around a microprocessor , controls the system also the central processing unit,cpu, THE BRAINS OF THE COMPUTER in a box call the system unit, the computer. Built in memory RAM CD-Rom drive read audios/cd roms CD-RW—> can read, write/burn files Floppy small amounts Executable files contain instructions that can be executed by the computer, other files are WYSIWYG what you see is what you get, computer shows as it will be seen printed… word wrap automatically puts word on next line if they aren’t going to fit on the line when you print Find and replace allows you to make repetitive changes throughout a document Microsoft usually ends file names with .doc Windows executable files end with .exe Portable Document Format (Adobe) end with pdf. Excell . xls File Compression is the process of reducing the size of a file so that you can fit more files into the same amount of disk space. File decompression
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course COMPUTER S 101 taught by Professor ?? during the Fall '06 term at SUNY Oswego.

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CSC 101 - CSC 101 Chapter 0 Basics STUFF I Didn't...

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