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41 Cards in this Set

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Package Software
mass produced, copyrighted retail software that meets the needs of all of its users
Custom Software
preforms functions specifically to a business or industry developed by a user
Web Application
website that allows users to access internet with software through a web browser on every computer or device
Open Source Software
software provided user, modification and redistribution
copyrighted software distributed at no cost for a trail period
Software provided at no cost to a user by an individual or a company
Public-domain software
free software that has been donated for the public to use
What is the function of system software?
it serves as an interface between the user, application software and the computers
What is the function of Utility Software?
fixes computers
on screen work area with a graphical user interface
graphical element activated to cause a specific action to occur
act of moving the mouse to a button and then pressing and releasing a button on the mouse
small symbol displayed on a computer screen who’s location and shape changes when a user interacts with a mouse
Item on the computer screen that contains a list of comands
Instruction on the menu that causes and app to perform a specific action
retractable area on the computer screen that shows data or information
Title Bar
horizantal bar at the top that contains window’s names
Name collection of stored data, instructions or information
What is the function of a word processing software?
to create documents containing text
to edit is to…..
inserting, deleting, cutting, or coping things
to format is to….
overlook the document and appearance
name assigned to a specific design of character
What is the function of spreadsheet software?
to organize data into tables and graphs
intersection of a column or row
Data Base
collection of data organized in a manner that allows access
What is the function of Presentation software?
to create visual aids
Software suite
collection of individual programs available together
PIM (personal information manager)
appointment and calendar applications to help organize personal information
CAD (computer-aided-design)
assist users in creating in engineering and scientific design
DTP (Desktop Publishing)
create documents containing text, graphics and many colors
Paint Software
allows users to draw pictures, shapes, and other graphical images
Photo Editing Software
allows photographs, video and pictures to be edited
Video.Audio Editing Software
modify clips, produce studio quality soundtracks and add video/audio files
Clip Art
collection of drawings, photos and other images that a user can insert
rows and columns used to organize data in a spreadsheet
conform data on a spreadsheet to combine rows and colums
Web Application
Website that allows users to access and interact with the software from any computer or device
WBT (Web Based Training)
users internet technology and consists of application software on the web
CBT (computer based training)
users internet technology and consists of application software on the web
Distance Learning
delivery of education at one location while the learning takes place at a different location
short of electronic learning, delivery of education via some electronic method such as the internet