In computer terminology, the word "default" refers to the response a computer is programmed to have unless the user instructs it to do something different. Default settings can be programmed by the user or by the company... More »

A user should restore the default settings on his computer if he’s experiencing performance-related issues or if the programs and the operating system do not function properly. The process typically involves reinstalling... More » Technology Computers & Hardware Computer Help

According to SanDisk, formatting a memory card clears file system corruption and erases everything on the memory card. Memory cards are typically pre-formatted when they are manufactured. More »

Procedural languages are a form of computer programming language that list instructions step by step in the same order that the computer must carry them out. Examples of procedural languages are C and Fortran. More »

Types of computer applications include word processing software, database software, spreadsheet software, presentation software, multimedia software, enterprise software, information worker software, simulation software,... More »

Animated screen savers are moving aesthetic images that are exhibited by the computer's program when the electronic device is on but no activity has been sensed from the user for a specified period of time. The program d... More » Technology Computer Programming

CMD commands allow the user to perform tasks on a computer without utilizing the Windows interface. These commands are normally only used by advanced users because they require familiarity with MS-DOS. More » Technology Computer Programming