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Part of your email software where you store details of your ‘friends and contacts’ email addresses (7,4) Address Book
Software helps protect yourcomputer from viruses (9) Anti-virus
Another word for computer programme (11) Application
The place on a website where you find old articles, stories etc (7) Archive
A file which is sent with an email (10) Attachment
A technical term for copying files onto disk or CD-ROM for safe keeping (6) Backup
Means Blind carbon or courtesy copy. This box allows you to send an email to more than one person but their email addresses are hidden fromother recipients (1,1,1) Bcc
A permanent high-speed internet connection (9) Broadband
Errors in a piece of software or web page that can make it break or work (3) Bugs
Means Carbon or Courtesy Copy or Typing an email address or string of email addresses in the this box will send your mail to those additional addresses as well as the main recipient (1,1) cc
When your computer temporarily stops working. It may pause or freeze up, or tell you to restart or quit (5) Crash
The flashing vertical line on the screen that shows you where you are and where the next character you type will appear (6) Cursor
Selecting text, images or files and deleting them from one place while putting them in another (3,3,5) Cut and paste
amera that takes photographs and stores them on disks or smart cards rather than on film (7,6) Digital Camera
Software which runs hardware attached to your computer like a modem, printer or scanner. New hardware normally comes with a CD containing the necessary drivers to install on your computer. Driver
Getting a file onto your computer from another computer on the internet. Download
Clicking on an icon or selection, holding the mouse button down and moving the mouse to ‘drag’ the selection to a new location. When the mouse button is released the item is ‘dropped’. Draganddrop
Electronic mail. Messages (sometimes with attachments) sent over the internet from one email address to another. Email
A ‘complaint’ by the computer that something has gone wrong, maybe including an code’. Errormessage
Frequently Asked Questions. A list of standard answers to questions which newcomers to a topic or website may have. FAQ
Data stored on a disk. There are two types: ‘program files’ (with instructions that make up software applications, e.g. Word) and ‘data files’ (files created by you and me, e.g. a letter or photo). File
A program which sits between your computer and the internet and watches for hacking, viruses or unapproved data transfer. Firewall
A plug-in application you download which allows your browser to show animations. Flash
Unauthorised access to a computer, its files and programs by a ‘hacker’, a computer expert who can break through its security. Hacking
The place inside your computer where you save documents, pictures, applications, etc. Hard drive/Hard disk
The ‘front page’ of a website, where you’re told what’s on the site, how to get around it and how to search for things that’ll interest you. Homepage
A series of letters, numbers and characters that you enter to get into your computer, internet connection, email or websites that you are registered with. Password
The button that you use to download a web page again. In Internet Explorer it’s called “Refresh” and in Mozilla Firefox “Reload”. You should press this button if for some reason a web page appears not to have loaded correctly. Refresh/Reload
Some websites ask you to give your name, email address and other personal information in order to view pages. This is called registering. Register
A website which allows you to search the internet for information. It lists results that relate to your key words. Searchengine
Any programs such as word processors, email applications or internet browsers. Software
Junk email sent to many people at once, usually involving advertising or offering services. SPAM is very deeply frowned upon by most internet users, and where it involves advertising or a false return address it is particularly disliked. SPAM
Stands for Uniform Resource Locator, the technical term for the address of a website or document on the web (e.g. www.bbc.co.uk). URL
A series of letters and numbers you type into your computer, email account or other computer network service to tell it who you are. Username
Pieces of code that are designed to reproduce and damage data or system performance. There are thousands of viruses and the numbers keep growing. Virus
Software which allows you to surf the internet. Webbrowser
Text which is arranged in a non-linear fashion and which you continue reading by clicking on links. Hypertext
A small picture which, when you click on it launches an application, program or acts like a link on the World Wide Web. Icon
The folder in your email program / webmail where you get your incoming emails. Inbox
Millions of computers around the world connected together by telephone lines, cables or satellites. Internet
One of the most popular web browsers, designed by Microsoft. InternetExplorer
Internet Service Provider. An ISP is the company that provides internet connections. ISP
Direct marketing sent by email rather than by the post. Junk Junkemail
A small, portable computer which can be battery operated as well as run from the mains. Laptop
Words or pictures you can click on which take you from somewhere (an internet page, an email message etc.) to somewhere else (another page, a picture etc.). Link
Using a username and password to prove your identity so that you can enter your computer or internet account. Loggingin
A family of computers developed by Apple. Macintosh
The folder which contains a person’s individual items such as an inbox, outbox, sent items, notes and calendar. Mailbox
The storage and thinking parts of your computer. More storage ? on your hard disk (ROM) means you can save more files and more thinking ? (RAM) means your computer can perform more complex tasks quicker. Memory
The display screen on your computer. Monitor
Describes when your computer is not connected to the internet. Offline

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Computer Safety Crossword

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Small circuit board that controls processing within a computer microprocessor
Physical parts of a computer Hardware
A program that contains instructions for a computer Software
Applications are also known as Apps
Consists of information Message
Refers to the method used to enter or transmit your message to a computer Input
Information or data retrieved or received from a computer Output
"Brain of the computer" CPU
Input/Output device that reads data from and writes data to a disK Diskdrive
Output device that displays text and graphics on a screen Monitor
Input device used for commands and navigation Mouse
Input device with an arrangement of letters, etc. Keyboard
First line of defense Password
An unauthorized user able to access and misuse information Hacker
A destructive program loaded onto a computer Virus
Defamation by written or printed words or pictures Libel
Defamation by oral utterance Slander
A program that allows users to view web pages and online information Browser
Sotware that has been written to detect, isolate, and destroy viruses Antivirusprogram
A web address URL
Any word, phrase, or picure that, when clicked, take the user to another location Hyperlink
Electronic mail Email
Playing video and sound in real time Streaming
Retrieving somehting fromt he internet and storing it on a disk drive Downloading
Using material antoher person has created and claims it as your own Plagiarism

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Technology Crossword Puzzle

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A client software program that runs against a Web server or other Internet server and enables a user to navigate the World Wide Web (WWW) to access and display data. Browser
A part of a computer system or network that is designed to block unauthorized access while permitting outward communication. Firewall
The combination of typeface and other qualities, such as size, pitch, and spacing. Font
A word or group of words that act as a way to cross reference to other documents or files on the computer. Link
A device that feeds data into a computer, such as a keyboard or mouse. Input
Any computer-generated information displayed on screen, printed on paper or in machine readable form, such as disk and tape. Output
Usually comprises the display device, circuitry, casing, and power supply. Monitor
Sending an email, posting photos on a social media site and using your webcam. Upload
An error, flaw, failure, or fault in a computer program or system that causes it to produce an incorrect or unexpected result or to behave in unintended ways. Bug
Usually consists of eight bits. Byte
The exclusive right, as recognized separately in each country, to publish and sell literary, artistic, or musical materials. Copyright
copy (data) from one computer system to another, typically over the Internet. Download
The collection of physical parts of a computer system. Hardware
A software system that links topics on the screen to related information and graphics, which are typically accessed by a point-and-click method. Hypertext
A measure of the amount of computational work that a computer system performs. Load

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Cyber Security Crossword

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any software program in which advertising banners are displayed while the program is running. Adware
designed to detect and destroy computer viruses. Antivirus
an attempt by hackers to damage or destroy a computer network or system. Attack
a method, often secret, of bypassing normal authentication in a product back door
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. backup
refers to the process of making copies of data or data files to use in the event the original data or data files are lost or destroyed. Blended threat
are similar to worms and Trojans, but earn their unique name by performing a wide variety of automated tasks on behalf of their master (the cybercriminals) who are often safely located somewhere far across the Internet. bots
are small files that Web sites put on your computer hard disk drive when you first visit cookie
body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access cyber security
made possible by using algorithms to create complex codes out of simple data, effectively making it more difficult for cyberthieves to gain access to the information encryption
a network security system, either hardware- or software-based, that controls incoming and outgoing network traffic based on a set of rules. firewall
someone who seeks and exploits weaknesses in a computer system or computer network. hacker
global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite internet
a local or restricted communications network, especially a private network created using World Wide Web software. intranet
used to describe any code in any part of a software system or script that is intended to cause undesired effects, security breaches or damage to a system. malicious code
the activity of defrauding an online account holder of financial information by posing as a legitimate company. phishing
software that enables a user to obtain covert information about another's computer activities by transmitting data covertly from their hard drive. spyware
any malicious computer program which is used to hack into a computer by misleading users of its true intent trojan horse
a piece of code that is capable of copying itself and typically has a detrimental effect, such as corrupting the system or destroying data virus
a standalone malware computer program that replicates itself in order to spread to other computers. worm

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technology Crossword

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company of the type of touch screen phone most of the world uses today apple
does not eliminate servers serverless computing
a video adapter video card
is the integration of digital information with live video augmented reality
a conventional method of transmitting data Analogue
is software that allows you to view a PDF document Adobe Acrobat Reader
is a document sent with an email message Attachment
refers to the part of an application that performs an essential task not apparent to the user Back-end
smallest unit of measurement in computing. bit
a wireless communications technology intended to replace cables bluetooth
a saved link to a particular Web page bookmark
to load and initialise the operating system on a computer. boot
A software program that allows you to surf the web Browser
is temporarily stored on your computer. Cache
microprocessor that performs many functions and calculations that make your computer run Chip
refers to a website's text and information, as opposed to its design and structure Content
refers to measures designed to protect your computer Cybersecurity
a small program that allows a peripheral device such as a printer or scanner to connect to your PC Device driver
method by which users access and save or "pull down" software or other files to their own computers Download
electronic mail is a way of sending messages over the internet Email

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Internet Terms Crossword

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A network of computers spanning the globe. The internet
A software program that enables you to view Web pages on your computer. internet browser
A site or area on the World Wide Web that is accessed by its own Internet address. website
The original starting page. home page
Tells you the name of the web page. title bar
Has commands for moving around the web page, printing, etc. menu bar
Shortcuts to commands. tool bar
Webpage address. If you want to go directly to a webpage, you will need to know the address. address bar
Using a search engine like Google to find the address. keyword search
A web site that helps you find the web address of another website. search engine

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Introduction to Web Design- Crossword 1

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A list of websites that have been visited recently. Browser History
visual communication combinin images, words, and ideas to convey information to an audience. Graphic Design
allows user to navigate by clicking with a mouse instead of typing User Interface
a programming language used for creating web pages HTML
Specially formatted documents that can contain links, images, and other media. Readable by web browsers HTML Files
A vast computer network linking smaller computer networks worldwide Internet
two or more connected computers that share resources in a certain location Local Area Network
a set of computers which are connected to each other and operate as part of the same system, able to exchange information and messages Network
A small program that can be downloaded which allows users to enhance their browser; this allows extra activities of the web for example, the Quicktime plug-in allows visitors to watch movies and Shocwave plug-in allows users to play games. Plug In
a specialized website that allows you to search through the billions of websites on the World Wide Web to find exactly what you want. Search Engine
A list of websites where the search words are found Search Result
a computer on a network that runs specialized software and stores information in order to "serve" it to the other networked computers Server
a web page's unique address on the World Wide Web that tells the browser exactly where to find the web pages web" which emphasize machine-facilitate understanding of information which will provide a more productive and intuitive user experience. URL
Text or images on a webpage where users can click to travel to another web destination. The mouse pointer turns into a hand when you hover over a link. Web Links
A single document (which can include images, videos, charts, etc.) viewable through a web browser Web Page
a collection of webpages Website
two or more computers or LANS located apart from each other that are connected together for the purposes of sharing information Wide Area Network
the information that is found on the Internet World Wide Web

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Technology Crossword

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The opening page of a website. homepage
A computer language used to create web pages. HTML
A file format for compressing pictures JPEG
A link from a hypertext file or document to another location or file, activated by clicking on a highlighted word or image on the screen. hyperlink
The ability to use technology to find, organize, and evaluate information. digitalliteracy
A group of networked computers that share a common address (.edu, .com). Domain
The process of converting data into code. encryption
A security system that protects a network. firewall
A way to narrow search results by using the operators AND, OR, & NOT. BooleanLogic
A temporary storage place for quick retrieval of frequently used data. cache
A small text file stored in a computer’s hard drive by a website. cookie
An organized collection of information that is searchable. database
To practice appropriate and responsible behavior when using technology digitalcitizenship
The text field in a web browser where an URL is displayed or typed. addressbar
The amount of data that can be sent through a connection at one time. bandwidth
To save the URL of a webpage for easy access in the future. bookmark
Instructions you input for a computer to follow. code
The action of writing CODE or instructions for the computer to follow. programming
An unit of memory (8 binary digits represent a character). byte
Central Processing Unit- The brain of the computer. cpu
A program that searches for items in a database or sites on the WWW. searchengine
Uniform Resource Locator- The address of a resource on the WWW. url
A program used to navigate the WWW. browser
The global system of interconnected computer networks that link billions of devices. internet
A set of computers connected together for the purpose of sharing resources. network
Hyper Text Transfer Protocol- the set of rules for transferring files on the World Wide Web. http

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E-Safety Crossword

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What do you call a program that is sent to harm your computer virus
What is it called to break into another computer system hacking
What software can we use to protect out computer ---- virus? anti
I'm online and I meet someone my age in a chat room. Is it OK to give them my address or phone number? NO
In stead of using a photo of yourself, you should create an...? avatar
an email message sent to a large number of people without their consent, usually promoting a product or service spam
what is a computer program sent to gather information from your computer called? malware
What is a network security system used to stop unauthorised access called? firewall
what should you use to protect your user area? password
A password should included numbers, uppercase letters, symbols and ......... letters? lowercase
what is it called if people are nasty to you online? cyberbullying
Dont open ...... from people you dont know attachments
A term used to stop a computer reaching something on the internet, to stop a program running, or to stop someone from contacting you on a chat service. block
A program that can do things without the user of the computer having to give it instructions. Bot
A means of preventing certain types of material, keywords or anything you decide to block from reaching your computer. filter
An attempt to trick people into visiting malicious websites by sending emails or other messages which pretend to come from banks or online shops. phishing
a program that secretly monitors your actions. spyware
a person who posts inflammatory comments or messages in an online community such as a forum, chatroom, blog or on social networking sites. troll
when copying information or images off the internet you must check for what legal information? copyright
you need to check that the information you get off the web is R....... reliable

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Digital Technology Crossword

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computer resources must be ready for use by authorized users when needed availability
keep information protected from unauthorized disclosure or viewing confidentiality
process of converting data into a secret code for transmission over a public network cryptography
separate two or more parts of a network to control data exchange between each other firewall
prevent data from being modified or tampered with integrity
rate at which a processor can complete a processing cycle clock speed
data sent to your computer by a Web server that records your actions on a certain Web site cookie
code made up of numbers separated by three dots that identifies a particular computer on the Internet IP address
computer network limited to a small area such as an office building, university, or even a residential home LAN
main circuit board of your computer and is also known as the mainboard or logic board motherboard
each motherboard has a collection of chips and controllers known as _____ chipset
external device that provides input and output for the computer (e.g. keyboard, mouse) peripheral
memory containing hardwired instructions that the computer uses when it boots up, before the system software loads ROM
protocol used for sending e-mail over the Internet using a set of commands that authenticate and direct the transfer of electronic mail SMTP
hardware or software that acts as a bridge between two networks so that data can be transferred between a number of computers gateway

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Computer Crossword Puzzle

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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

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