Updated: 11/16/2019 by Computer Hope

A foot may refer to any of the following:

1. A foot is a length measurement that is equal to 0.3048 meters.

2. Also called a base, the term foot describes the part or parts of external hardware components designed to sit upon a flat surface. Examples are the bottom of a computer chassis, or the bottom part of the stand on an external flat-panel displays. The area covered by a foot is often called a footprint.

Base, Measurements