Computer Science 105 - Capron Part 1 of Chapter 3 Notes

Command line interface is text based dos unix linux

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Unformatted text preview: PU, memory, disk drives, and printers, it established a user interface and it provides services for applications software • The operating system’s user interface determines how the user interacts with the operating system. • Command- line interface is text- based (DOS, Unix, Linux) • Graphical User interface uses visual images and menus (Windows and Mac) • Platform is the combination of computer hardware and operating system software (windows running on Intel pc called Wintel) is most popular combination • C:/ is disk drive and (>) is a prompt which is a signal that is expecting you to do something • Shell is the coating with icons and menus • Windows supports a plug and play concept that lets the computer configure itself when a new component is added. • Windows’s object linking and embedding...
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