Computer Input Devices | Computer Basics

An input device is any hardware device that sends data to a computer, allowing you to interact with and control the computer. The picture shows a Logitech trackball mouse, an example of an input device. Keyboard is the most common and very popular input device which...

Google toolbar | A beginner’s guide

Today, many will agree that Google is one of the most powerful search engines on the Internet. Using the Google toolbar helps enhance your interaction with it as well as gives you other features that may. Get the Google toolbar...

Send a web page to a friend | A beginner’s guide

Internet Explorer You may send a friend a web page you are viewing by clicking File, Send, and then Page by E-mail. Tip: If you do not see the File menu, press the Alt key. You can also follow the steps in the all browsers section to copy and send a link. Firefox...

What is Dumb Terminal? | A beginner’s guide

A terminal consists of a screen and keyboard which allow you to interact with a multi-user computer; the computer itself is often located in another room or even a different building. A dumb terminal, which is the most common type of terminal, has no computing...

Google search options | A beginner’s guide

Take full advantage of Google’s options feature by clicking the Show options… link at the top of your search results. Clicking this link displays a bar to the left side of the results allowing you to refine your result’s to more of what you are...

What is Dual Floppy Drive? | A beginner’s guide

A computer with a dual floppy drive has two slots in which to insert a floppy disk. Although several years ago this meant you simply had two of the same kind of floppy drives so you could work from two different disks, it now usually means that one of the drives will...