Computer dictionary - C

Updated: 06/30/2019 by Computer Hope

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Top 10 'C' computer-related terms

CPUCPU
Computer
Google Chrome
Communication Device
CMOS
Crimping Tool
Core
Ctrl
Chat Slang
Computer Crime

C - Number

C:\> promptC
C#
C$
C++
C:
C:\
C:\>
C:/>
C2
C2D
C2E
C2Q
C64

C - A

Compressed airCA
Cab file
Cabinet
Cabinet files
Cable
Cable DVR
Cable Internet access
Cable modem
Cable modem router
Cable select
Cable tester
Cable ties
Cable TV
Cabling
Cache
Cache Discovery Protocol
Cache hierarchy
Cache memory
Cache on a stick
Cache RAM
Cache server
CacheSet
Caching
Cacls
CAD
Caddy
Caesar cipher
Cafe
Cairo
Cal
Calc
Calculator
Caldera Linux
Caldera OpenLinux
Calendar
Calibration
Call
Callback
Callback function
Call center
Call-control signaling
Callout
Call tone
Cam
Camcorder
Camel book
CamelCase
Camera
Camper
Camping
Cancel
Candelas
Candle
Candle power
Canned air
Canned software
Canon
Canonical name
Canvas tag
Capacitance
Capacitive stylus
Capacitive touch screen
Capacitor
Capacity
Capital
Capitalization
Capitalize
Capitalized
Capital letter
Cap lock key
Caps
Caps lock
CapsLock
Caps lock key
Captcha
Caption
Caption tag
Capture
Capture card
Captured variable
Capture the flag
Carbon copy
Carbonite
Carbon ribbon
Card
CardBus
Card driver
Cardinal number
Card punch
Card reader
Card scanner
CardSpace
Carebear
Career
Caret
Caret symbol
Careware
Carnivore
Carpal tunnel
Carpal tunnel syndrome
CarPlay
Carriage return
Carrier
Carrot
Cartridge
CAS
Cascade
Cascading hubs
Cascading style sheet
Case
Case badge
Case fan
Case mod
Case sensitive
Case sensitivity
Cash

Cash App
Cashe
Cash memory
CAS latency
Cassandra
Casual gaming
CAT
CAT 1
CAT 2
CAT 3
CAT 4
CAT 5
CAT 5 cable
CAT 5e
CAT 6
CAT 7
Catalyst
Catenate
Catfish
Cathode ray oscilloscope
Cathode ray tube
CATV
Caustic
Cave Story
Cave Story+
Cave Story 3D
Cavity virus

C - B

CB
CBC
CBE
CBI
CBL
CBT

C button

C - C

CCFLC-c
CC
CCC
CCD
CCD camera
CCDE
CCFL
CCIE
CCITT
CCleaner
CCNA
CCNP
CCS
CCT
CCW

C - D

CD-INCD
CD ~
CD\
CD..
CD9
CDA
CD burner
CD burning software
cDc
cDc Communications
CDDA
CDDB
CDDI
CD drive
CD driver
CD/DVD
CD/DVD drive
CDE
CD-E
CD-erasable
CD-Extra
CDFS
CD-I
CD-IN
CD key
CDMA
CDN
CD player
CD-Plus
CD-PROM
CD-R
CDR
CDR 101
CDR 102
CDR 103
CD-R disc
CD-R drive
CD recordable drive
CDRFS
CD ripper
C: drive
C drive
CD-ROM
CDROM
CD-ROM disc
CD-ROM drive
CD-ROM tray
CD-ROM XA
CD rot
CD-RW
CDRW
CD-RW disc
CD-RW disk
CDs
CDSL
CD spindle
CDT
CD tray
CDTV
CDW
CD-WO
CD-worm
CD writer

C - E

Cell phoneCE
CEATEC
CE button
CEH
Cel
Celeron
Cell
Cell address
Cell content
Cell phone
Cell phone Safe Mode
Cell pointer
Cell range
Cell reference
Cell referencing
Cell site
Cell style
Cell tower
Cellular
Cellular company
Cellular hotspot
Cellular network
Cellular phone
Cellular telephone
Celsius
Censorware
Centennial
Center
Center across
Center align
Center alignment
Center tab
Center tag
Center text
Centi
Centimeter
CentOS
Central office
Central processing unit
Central processor
Central processor unit
Central process unit
Centre
Centrino
Centrino Duo
Centronics
Centronics connector
Centronics interface
Centronics mode
Centronics port
Ceramic Pin Grid Array
CERN
CERT
Certificate
Certificate authority
Certificate in Data Processing
Certificate of authenticity
Certification authority
Certifications
Certified
CES
CEST
CET

C - F

CF
CFM
CFPM
CFV

C - G

CGA
CGI
CGI-BIN
CGI programming

C - H

ChromebookCH
CHAD
Chain e-mail
Chain letter
Chain mail
Chainmail
Chain printer
Chanfix
Change case
Change dir
Change directory
Change password
Channel
Chanop
Chanserv
Chaos model
CHAP
Chapter
Char
Character
Character cell
Character code
Character encoding
Characteristic
Character Map
Character printer
Character set
Characters per inch
Characters per second
Charge
Charger
Charityware
Charmap
Charms
Charset
Chart
Chart area
Chart sheet
Chassis
Chat
Chat abbreviations
Chatbot
Chat client
Chat moderator
Chat room
Chat room etiquette
Chatroulette
Chat server
Chat slang
Chatterbot
Chatterbox Challenge
Chattr
Chcp
Chdir
Cheat code
Cheating
Check
Check bits
Check box
Check disk
Checked out
Checkeq
Checkmark
Checknr
Checkpoint card
Checksum
Checksum calculator
Chernobyl packet
Chevron
Chfn
Chgrp
Chicago
Chiclet
Chiclet keyboard
CHID
Child
Child domain
Chilling effect
Chip
Chip multithreading
Chip on board
Chips and Technologies
Chipset
Chipset driver
Chipset heat sink
Chirp
Chkdsk
Chkey
Chkntfs
Chmod
Chocolate
Choice
Chown
Chroma subsampling
Chrome
Chromebook
Chromecast
Chrome Developer Tools
Chrome omnibox
Chrome operating system
Chrome OS
ChromeVox
Chromium
Chromium OS
Chronological
Chroot
Chroot jail
CHS
Chsh
cHTML

C - I

Circuit boardCiao
CID
CIDR
CIFS
CIL
CIM
Cinnamon
CIO
Cipher
Ciphertext
CIR
Circles
Circuit
Circuit analyzer
Circuit board
Circuit breaker
Circuit satisfiability problem
Circuit traces
CIS
CISC
Cisco
Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert
Cisco Certified Network Associate
Cisco Certified Network Professional
Cisco systems
CISSP
Citation
Cite
Cited
Cite tag
Citing
Citrix

C - J

Currently no listings

C - K

Cksum
CKT

C - L

Clean roomCL
Clamping speed
Clamping voltage
Clamshell
Clan
C language
Class
Class A
Class B
Class B IP address
Class C
Class C IP address
Class D

Class D IP address
Class E

Class E IP address
Classification
Class IP address
Classless Inter-Domain Routing

Classmates
Class network
Classpath
Clavis
Clbuttic
CLCC
Clean
Clean format
Clean history
Cleaning tools
Clean install
Clean room
Cleanse
CleanWipe
Clear
Clear browser
Clear browser history
Clear button
Clear cache
Clear GIF
Clear history
Clear key
Clearnet
Clear screen
Cleartext
Clear to Send
ClearType
CLI
Click
Click-and-drag
Clickbait
Click fraud
Clickjacking

Click of death
Click rate
Clickthrough
Clickthrough rate
Client
Client server
Client/Server network
Client side
Clip
Clip art
Clipboard
Clipboard viewer
Clipbook
Clipbook viewer
Clip-on microphone
Clipping
Clippy
Clisp
CLNS
Cloaking
Clock
Clock cycle
Clock-doubling
Clock pulse
Clock rate
Clock ratio
ClockRes
Clock speed
Clock ticks
Clockwise
Clojure
Clone
Clone stamp
Cloning
CLOS
Close
Close box
Close brace
Close bracket
Close button
Closed architecture
Closed beta
Closed beta testing
Closed file
Closed jumper
Closed-source
Close file
Close program
Close tag
Close window
Closing tag
Closure
Cloth ribbon
Cloud
Cloud antivirus
Cloud app
Cloud backup
Cloud-based storage
Cloud bursting
Cloud Business Intelligence
Cloud computing
Cloud ERP
Cloudflare
Cloud operating system
Cloud server
Cloud services
Cloud software
Cloud storage
Cloudup
CLR
CLS
CLSID
CLST
CLT
Club pogo
Cluster
Clustering
CLUT

C - M
Cores on a CPU.

cm
CMA
CMC
Cmd
Cmd commands
Cmdcons
Cmd.exe
Cmd key
Cmdlet
Cmd prompt
Cmd window
CMIW
CMOS
CMOS battery
CMOS chip
CMOS memory
CMOS RAM
CMOS sensor
CMOS setup
CMOS virus
Cmp
CMS
CMVC
CMYK
CMYK printing

C - N
Command key

CNAME
CNAME record
CNCT
CNE
CNR
CNR slot
CNST

C - O

Coaxial cableCO
COA
COAST
Coaster
Coaster toaster
Coax
Coax cable
Coaxial
Coaxial cable
Coaxial connection
COB
COBOL
Cobot
Cobra
Cocoa
Cocoa touch
Code
Code 10
Code 43
Code 128
Code block
Codec
Code Co-op
Codename
Code-named
Codepage
Coder
Code refactoring
Code signing
Code tag
Coding
CoffeeScript
Cognitive systems
Coil
Coin cell battery
Col
COLA
Cold
Cold boot
Cold dock
Cold reboot
Cold start
Cold swap
Colgroup tag
Collaboration
Collapse box
Collate
Collision
Colo
Colocation
Co-location center
Colombia Data Products
Colon
Color
Color code HTML
Color codes
Color depth
Color Gamut
Color gradient
Color Graphics Adapter
Color halftone
Color management
Color monitor
Color palette
Color printer
Color profile
Color scheme
Colors code
Color subsampling
Color value
Colossus
Colour
Colour code
Col tag
Columbus method
Column
Column access strobe
Column chart
Column header
Column heading
Column letter
Column separator
Column width
COM
COM1
COM2
COM3
COM4
Combine
Combo box
Combofix
Comcast
COMDEX
Comic
Comic strip
Comm
Comma
Comma delimited
Command
Command bar
Command button
Command.com
Command driven
Command driven interface
Command file
Command interpreter
Command key
Command language
Command line
Command line argument
Command line commands
Command line interface
Command line interpreter
Command line operating system
Command line prompt
Command line shell
Command line vs. GUI
Command line window
Command prompt
Command screen
Command shell
Command state
Command window
Comma style
Comm central
Comment
Comment spam
Commercial software
Commit
Commodore
Commodore 64
Commodore Dynamic Total Vision
Commodore PET
Commodore VIC-20
Common battery
Common business oriented language
Common Desktop Environment
Common gateway interface
Common Language Runtime
Common Lisp
Common Unix Printing System
Communication Act
Communication Decency Act
Communication device
Communications
Communications controller
Communication speed
Communications port
Communications program
Communications protocol
Communications server
Community website
Commutative operation
Comp
Compact
Compact Disc
Compact Disc Read-Only Memory
Compact Disc-Recordable
Compact disk
CompactFlash
CompactFlash card
Compact HTML
Companies
Companion virus
Company
Compaq
Compare
Compatibility
Compatibility mode
Compatibility view
Compatible
Compilation
Compile
Compiled
Compiled language
Compiled program
Compiler
Complementarity
Complementary metal-oxide semiconductor
Complex instruction set computer
Compliant
Component
COM port
Compose key
Composers Desktop Project
Composite
Composite cable
Composite video
Compositor
Comprehensive Perl Archive Network
Compress
Compressed air
Compressed file
Compress file
Compression
Compression program
Compression utility
CompSci
CompTIA
Compute
Computed Axial Lithography
Computer
Computer-aided design
Computer architecture
Computer-based training
Computer cookie
Computer crime
Computer dictionary
Computer error
Computer family
Computer forensics
Computer fraud
Computer-generated image
Computer-generated imagery
Computer-generated music
Computer graphic
Computer history museum
Computer Hope
Computerhope
Computer Hope tools
Computer imaging
Computer instructions
Computer knowledge
Computer literacy
Computer management
Computer museums
Computer name
Computer network
Computer party
Computer PC
Computer picture
Computer problem
Computer question
Computer revolution
Computer science
Computer security
Computer system
Computer troubleshooting
Computer troubleshooting process
Computer word
Computer word of the day
Computing
Computometer
Con
Concat
Concatenate
Concatenation
Concept mapping
Concurrency
Concurrent computing
Concurrent user
Concurrent Versions System
Condensation
Conditional
Conditional block
Conditional expression
Conditional formatting
Conditional hyphen
Conditional processing
Conditional statement
Conduct
Conductance
Conductor
Confidentiality
Config
Config.sys
Configuration
Configure
Confirmation
Conflict
Confliction
Confluence
Connected TV
Connecting
Connection
Connectionist architecture
Connectionless
Connectionless Network Service
Connections
Connection speed
Connectivity
Connector
Connect time
Consistency check
Console
Console application
Console game
Console tree
Const
Constant
Constructor
Constructor chaining
Consultant
Contact
Contact list
Content
Content creator
Content delivery network
Content delivery platform
Content discovery platform
Content filter
Contention
Content management system
Content migration
Content view
Content website
Context menu
Context switch
Contextual advertising
Contextual menu
Contextual tab
Contig
Contiguous
Contiguous data structure
Continue
Continuity
Continuous backup
Continuous data protection
Continuous form paper
Continuous loop
Continuum
Contouring
Contrast
Contrast ratio
Control
Control+Alt+Delete
Control C
Control character
Control flow
Control flow graph
Control key
Control key combination
Control keys
Controller
Control Panel
Control unit
Conventional memory
Convergence
Conversion
Convert
Conway's Game of Life
Cookbook
Cookie
Cookie law
Cookie poisoning
Cookie stealing
Cookies.txt
Cookie theft
Cooky
Cool
Cooldown
Cooler pad
Cooling fan
Cool websites
Cooperative multitasking
Copied
Copier
COPPA
Coppermine
Coprocessor
Copy
Copy and paste
Copy con
Copy dir
Copy directory
Copy file
Copy folder
Copyleft
Copy machine
Copy-on-write
Copypasta
Copy paste
Copy protection
Copyright
Copyright law
Copyright symbol
Coral
Cord
Cordless
Cordless keyboard
Cordless mouse
Cordless phone
Core
Core 2
Core 2 Duo
Core 2 Extreme
Core 2 Quad
Core dump
Core Duo
Core i3
Core i5
Core i7
Core i7 lite
Core i9
Coreinfo
CorelDRAW
Corel Linux
Corel Linux OS
Core logic
Core router
Core Solo
Corporate website
Corrupt
Corrupted
Corrupted file
Corruption
Cortana
Cost per action
Cost per click
Cost per thousand
COT
Coulomb
Count
Counta
Counterclockwise
Countif
Country codes
Coupon code
Course
Courtesy copy
Cow
Coz

C - P

CPU socket C-P
CP
CPA
CPAN
CPanel
CPC
CPGA
Cpio
CPL
C plus
C plus plus
CP/M

CPM
CP/M operating system
C program
C programming
C programming language
C prompt
CPS
CPTM
CPU
CPU benchmarking
CPU bottleneck
CPU Cache
CPU card
CPU chip
CPU clock
CPU clock speed
CPU cooler
CPU cooling
CPU core voltage
CPU driver
CPU fan
CPU fan speed
CPU GHz
CPU heat sink
CPUID CPU-Z
CPUID HWMonitor
CPU instruction set
CPU package
CPU slot
CPU socket
CPU speed
CPU tower
CPU Vcore
CPU-Z

C - Q

Currently no listings

C - R

CrapwareCR
CR2032
Crack
Cracker
Crackz
CRAFT
Craigslist
Crapintosh
Crapple
Crapplet
Crapware
Crash
Crash dump
Crashed
Crashes to desktop
Crash to desktop
CRAT
Crawl
Crawler
CRB
CRC
Cream
Create
Create directory
Create file
Create folder
Creative Cloud
Creative Commons
Creative Commons license
Creators Update
Credit card
Credit card fraud
Credits
Creepware
CREN
Cridex
Cridex malware
Crime
Criminal hacker
C-RIMM
Crimp
Crimpers
Crimping tool
Crimson
Crippleware
Critical error
CRL
CR/LF
CRLF
CRM
CRM service
CRM software
Cron
Cron jobs
Crontab
Crop
Cropping
Crop tool
Cross-browser
CrossFire
Cross-linked files
Crossover
Crossover cable
Cross-platform
Cross-platform development
Cross-platform network
Cross-posting
Cross-site script
Cross-site scripting
Crosstalk
Crowdfunding
Crowdsourcing
CRPG
CRT
CRT monitor
Crunch
Crunchbang
Crunchbang Linux
Cryptanalysis
Cryptocurrency
Cryptography
Cryptolocker
Cryptology
Crystal
CrystalCPUID
CrystalDiskInfo
CrystalDiskMark
CrystalDMI
CrystalMark

C - S

CSV fileC/S
CS
CSAT
Csh
C sharp
C shell
CSIRAC
CSL
CSMA
CSMA/CA
CSMA/CD
CSMACD
CSNET
Csplit
CSR
CSS
CSS1
CSS2
CSS3
CSS code
CSS compressor
CSS editor
CSS margin
CSS padding
CSS style
CST
CSTN
CSU
CSU/DSU
CSV

C - T

Ctrl keyC-T
CTA
Ctags
CTC
CTCP
CTD
CTF
CTFU
Ctime
CTR
Ctrl
Ctrl2cap
Ctrl+A
Ctrl A
Ctrl+Alt+Del
Ctrl Alt Del
Ctrl Alt Delete
Ctrl+B
Ctrl B
Ctrl+C
Ctrl C
Ctrl+D
Ctrl D
Ctrl+E
Ctrl E
Ctrl+F
Ctrl F
Ctrl+G
Ctrl G
Ctrl+H
Ctrl H
Ctrl+I
Ctrl I
Ctrl+J
Ctrl J
Ctrl+K
Ctrl K
Ctrl key
Ctrl+L
Ctrl L
Ctrl+M
Ctrl M
Ctrl+N
Ctrl N
Ctrl+O
Ctrl O
Ctrl+P
Ctrl P
Ctrl+R
Ctrl R
Ctrl+S
Ctrl S
Ctrl shortcut keys
Ctrl+T
Ctrl T
Ctrl+U
Ctrl U
Ctrl+V
Ctrl V
Ctrl+W
Ctrl W
Ctrl+X
Ctrl X
Ctrl+Y
Ctrl Y
Ctrl+Z
Ctrl Z
CTS
CTTY

C - U

Curly bracketCU
Cube
Cubicle
CUDA
CUI
CUL
CUL8R
Cult of the Dead Cow
Cupcake
CUPS
cURL
Curly bracket
Curly bracket languages
Curly quotes
Curmbox
Currencies
Currency
Current
Current cell
Current dir
Current directory
Current drive
Current path
Current working directory
Curry
Curser
Cursor
Cursor control
Cursor keys
Cus
Customer care
Customer Relationship Management
Customer service
Customer service center
Customer support
Custom software
Cut
Cut and paste
Cut copy and paste
Cuz

C - V

CVE
CVS

C - W

CW
CWD
CWIS
CWYL

C - X

Currently no listings

C - Y

CybercafeCYA
Cyan
Cyan magenta yellow black
Cyber
Cyberattack
Cyber bullied
Cyber bullies
Cyberbully
Cyberbullying
Cybercafe
Cyber clean
Cyber crime
Cyber criminal
Cyber ethics
Cyber forensics
Cyberharassment
Cyber law
Cyber Monday
Cybernetics
Cyber privacy
Cyberpunk
Cyber security
Cybersex
Cyberspace
Cybersquatting
Cyberstalker
Cyberstalking
Cyberwar
Cyberwarfare
Cyberweapon
Cycle
Cyclic redundancy check
Cygwin
Cyl
Cylinder
CYT

C - Z

Currently no listings

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