13 notecards = 4 pages (4 cards per page)
Operating System Software
Software that provides communication between the user, the application software and the hardware - must have an operating system to run your computer Examples: Windows and Apple OS
Compatible computers - use the same operating system, software and similar hardware
The ability of the operating system to run more that one program at a time
An operating system developed by Microsoft for the PC - provides a GUI
Graphical User Interface - allows users to control the computer by pointing and clicking on graphical objects such as, Windows, Icons and Menus.
an image that represents a file, folder or program
a list or table of options
one document or one picture
a way to organize files into logical and manageable groups
in Windows, filenames are given an extension which tells the type of file - doc.(Word), pdf(Adobe Reader), jpg(image)
Right click on a file to see the properties including size date created or modified, full name.
After that first save, clicking save will automatically replace the old file with the new one
Always opens the save window allowing you to control where you save and what the name will be