Type
Word Search
Description

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input
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drag
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dialog box
desktop
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close
click
application

Computer Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Bit
Browser
Clip art
computer
copy
data
delete
desktop
digital
disk
drag
email
Excel
File
flash
flash drive
folder
font
hyperlink
Keyboard
link
log out
login
memory
modem
monitor
Mouse
Page
password
paste
Power
ram
rom
runtime
save
scroll
server
spyware
storage
surf
text
toolbar
trash
undo
URL
username
utility
virus
web
Word

Computer Basics Wordsearch

Type
Word Search
Description

double click
drag
edit
folder
icon
documents keyboard
disk space
directory
dialog box
desktop
delete
crash
CPU
compouter
close
click
Application

Computer Science Vocab Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ZIP FILE
WINDOWS
BROWSER
WEB
VIRUS
USERNAME
USB
UPLOAD
HORSE
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TERAFLOP
SPYWARE
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SERVER
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PRINTER
PORT
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PCI
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MENU
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FONT
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DRIVER
DOWNLOASD
DOCUMENT
DISK
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CRASH
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BUG
BIOS
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ASCII

Business Computer App Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

address bar
computer
control panel
delete
dialog box
document
favorites
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google
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internet explorer
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keyboard
menu
microphone
microsoft word
monitor
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printer
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recycle bin
screen saver
speakers
system unit
task bar
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windows

Microsoft Word Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Find
End
Home
Scroll Bar
Page Up
Page Down
Ruler
Hyperlink
Bookmark
Clip art
Clipboard
Select All
Select
Pointer
Mouse
Cursor
Delete
Line Numbering
Undo
Redo
Replace
Cut
Paste
Drag and Drop
Format
Header
Character
Body
Footer
Tab
Style Gallery
Status Bar
Ribbon
Group
Sharing
Dialog Box
Backstage View
Save As
Run
PDF
Save
Open
Folder
File Type
Extension
File
Default
microsoft word
close
document

Chapter 11 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A button located in the bottom-right corner of a dialog box. Apply button
A command used to designate a file as hidden, archived or read only. attrib
Windows command used to repair and recover from hard drive problems. bootrec
Located in bottom right corner of window. Ignores any changes the user has made. cancel button
Also known as the CHDIR command. cd
A program that locates clusters that are disassociated from the appropriate data file. chkdsk
Located in the upper-right corner of a dialog box with an X. close button
A command used to open the comand prompt on windows. cmd
Text based environment where commands are entered. command prompt
An option used when working from a command prompt that allows a command to be controlled or operated on differently. command switch
Compaction of a file or folder to take less disk space. compression
A section within Windows Explorer computer
A menu of options usually available from the main menu that is brought up by right clicking on an item. context menu
A Windows icon that allows computer configration such as adding or removing software, adding or removing hardware, configuring a screen saver and much more. control panel
A comand used from a command prompt to transfer one or more files from one place to another. copy
A command issued from a command prompt that is used to delete a file or folder. del
The interface between the user and the applications, files, and hardware, and is part of the graphical user interface environment. desktop
A command used from a command prompt that displays the contents of a directory. dir
In older operating systems, an electronic container that holds files and even other directories. Today's operating systems use the term folder. directory
A command-based utility used in preparing hard disk partitions and volumes for use. diskpart
The default library grouping used by Windows 7 applications when saving files. Documents
A method of securing data from unauthorized users. Data is converted into an unreadable format. encryption
An electronic container holding data or computer code that serves as a basic unit of storage. file
A Windows command used to repair the hard drive boot sector if it has been corrupted and replaces it with a non-Windows Vista/Windows 7 boot sector or, if an earlier version of Windows has been installed after Windows Vista or Windows 7. fixboot

Basic Computer Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The starting screen of the computer Desktop
Pictures or graphics that represent files, programs, or folders Icons
A device used to save files on so they can be used on another computer. Disk
Programs that allow you to do things on a computer like play games, word processing, view files on the Internet. Software
Where you put files that you want to delete. Recycle Bin
A place to store your computer work or files. Folder
When you get a file from another computer and put it on your computer. Downloading
A piece of computer work File
A computer that stores files for other computers to access and download. Server
The bar usually located at the bottom of Microsoft Windows operating systems, which displays the start button Taskbar
The slot where you insert a disk into the computer. Disk Drive
Disks inside your computer where all the data is stored. Hard Drive
The main program that runs the computer. Operating System
This opens when you click on an icon. Window
The blinking line that lets you know where to type. Cursor
Gives you options or choices of what to do. Menu
The way the computer screen looks and interacts with the user. Interface

computer Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

data
designer
digital
power point
access
word
excel
eathernet
windows
motherboard
codes
modem
cable
java
administrator
user
desktop
laptop
keyboard
mouse
games
disc drive
usb
spam email
pc
mac
network
skype
speakers
scanner
cpu
screen
monitor
image
internet
application
hardware
url
edit
save
megabyte
folder
output
virus
chip
text
google
jpeg
online
run

Computer Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

A screen that displays an image that is being generated by a computer. monitor
The set of keys that are used to type words on a computer or typewriter. keyboard
A small device that is connected to a computer that you move with your hand to help you click on items on the computer screen. mouse
A machine that is used for printing documents, pictures, etc. printer
An electronic device that can intensify speeches, music, etc., and made audible throughout a room, hall, or the like. speaker
A set of facts or figures that can be displayed through a computer, especially in columns. table
or the Central Processing Unit is the component of a computer system that processes and exchanges data with the peripherals. CPU
The main circuit board of a computer that holds together many of the important components of a computer. motherboard
are on a keyboard to help you enter information on the computer. Keys
where you can find the images on your electronic device. Screen
where you can find the physical components of an electronic device. hardware
a computer program where you can look up and information on the internet. Browser
A group of files or documents that are stored together by a title on your computer. folders
A brief comment or explanation. notes
A small picture on a computer screen that represents a program or function that can be opened. icons
Booting a computer system again usually due to a problem. reboot
A special kind of cord that enables you to connect a computer to another device. USB
An disk that contains usually a video recording or computer data. DVD
To look up something. search

Technology Terms* Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

APPLICATION
BOOT UP
COMPUTER
CPU
FILES
FOLDERS
FUNCTION
GRAPHICS
HARD DRIVE
HARDWARE
ICONS
KEYBOARD
LOG IN
MEMORY
MONITOR
MOTHERBOARD
MOUSE
MOUSE PAD
PRINTER
PROCESSOR
SHORTCUTS
SHUT DOWN
SOFTWARE
UPGRADE
USB PORT