Computer Dictionary - C

Updated: 11/10/2017 by Computer Hope

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Top 10 'C' Terms

CD-ROMCPU
Control panel
Cache
Computer
CMOS
Ctrl
CD-ROM
Command Line
Case sensitive
Chat slang

C - Number

C:\> promptC
C Drive
C language
C program
C programming
C programming language
C prompt
C sharp
C shell
C#
C-c
C-P
C-RIMM
C-T
C$
C++
C:
C: drive
C:\
C/S
C2D
C2E
C2Q
C64

C - A

Compressed airCab
Cabinet
Cabinet files
Cable
Cable Internet access
Cable modem
Cable modem router
Cable select
Cable tester
Cable ties
Cable TV
Cabling
Cache
Cache Discovery Protocol
Cache memory
Cache on a stick
Cache RAM
Cache server
CacheSet
Caching
Cacls
CAD
Caddy
Caesar cipher
Cairo
Camcorder
Camera
Cal
Calc
Calculator
Caldera Linux
Caldera OpenLinux
Calendar
Call
Call center
Call tone
Call-Control Signaling
Callback
Callback function
Callout
Cam
Camel book
CamelCase
Camper
Camping
Cancel
Candle
Candle Power
Candelas
Canned air
Canned Software
Canon
Canonical name
Cap lock key
Capacitance
Capacitive stylus
Capacitor
Capacity
Capital
Capital letter
Capitalization
Capitalize
Caps
Caps lock
Caps lock key
CapsLock
Captcha
Caption
Capture
Captured variable
Carbon copy
Carbon Ribbon
Card
Card driver
Card Punch
Card reader
Card scanner
Cardbus
Cardinal Number
CardSpace
Carebear
Caret
Caret symbol
Careware
Carrot
Carnivore
Carpal Tunnel
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Career
Carriage return
Carrier
Cartridge
CAS
CAS latency
Cascade
Cascading hubs
Cascading Style Sheet
Case
Case badge
Case fan
Case mod
Case sensitivity
Case sensitive
Cash
Cash memory
Cashe
Cassandra
Casual gaming
CAT
CAT1
CAT2
CAT3
CAT4
CAT5
CAT5 cable
CAT5e
CAT6
CAT7
Catalyst
Catfish
Cathode-Ray Oscilloscope
Cathode-Ray Tube
CATV
Cave Story
Cave Story 3D
Cave Story+
Cavity virus

C - B

CB
CBC
CBE
CBI
CBL
CBT

C - C

CCFLCC
CCC
CCD
CCFL
CCITT
CCIE
CCleaner
CCNA
CCNP
CCS
CCT
CCW

C - D

CD-INCD
CD burning software
CD drive
CD driver
CD Player
CD Recordable Drive
CD rot
CD spindle
CD Tray
CD writer
CDE
CD-E
CD-Erasable
CD-Extra
CD-I
CD-IN
CD-KEY
CD-Plus
CD-PROM
CD-R
CD-R disc
CD-R Drive
CD-ROM
CD-ROM disc
CD-ROM Drive
CD-ROM Tray
CD-ROM XA
CD-RW
CD-WO
CD-worm
CD ~
CD\
CD..
CD/DVD drive
CD9
CDA
cDc
cDc Communications
CDDA
CDDB
CDDI
CDFS
CDMA
CDN
CDR
CDR 101
CDR 102
CDR 103
CDRFS
CDROM
CDRW
CDs
CDSL
CDT
CDTV
CDW

C - E

Cell phoneCE
CEATEC
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 phone
Cellular telephone
Celsius
Censorware
Center
Center across
Center align
Center alignment
Center tab
Center text
Centi
Centimeter
CentOS
Central Office
Central Processing Unit
Centre
Centrino
Centrino Duo
Ceramic Pin Grid Array
Centronics
Centronics connector
Centronics interface
Centronics mode
CERN
CERT
Certificate
Certificate in Data Processing
Certificate of authenticity
Certifications
Certified
Cert
CES
CEST
CET

C - F

CF
CFM
CFV

C - G

CGA
CGI
CGI-BIN

C - H

ChromebookCH
CHAD
Chanfix
Chanop
Chaos model
CHAP
Chapter
Chain letter
Chain mail
Chain printer
Chainmail
Change case
Change dir
Change directory
Change password
Channel
Chanserv
Char
Character
Characteristic
Character Cell
Character Code
Character encoding
Character Map
Character Printer
Character set
Characters Per Inch
Characters Per Second
Charger
Charityware
Charmap
Charms
Charset
Chart
Chart Area
Chart sheet
Chassis
Chat
Chat client
Chat room
Chat server
Chat slang
Chatbot
Chatroulette
Chatterbot
Chatterbox Challenge
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
CHID
Chicago
Chiclet
Chiclet Keyboard
Child
Child domain
Chilling effect
Chip
Chip multithreading
Chip on board
Chips and Technologies
Chipset
Chipset driver
Chkdisk
Chkey
Chkdsk
Chkntfs
Chmod
Chocolate
Choice
Chown
Chroma subsampling
Chrome
Chrome Omnibox
Chrome OS
Chrome Operating System
Chromebook
Chromecast
ChromeVox
Chromium
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
CISSP
Citation
Cite
Cited
Citrix

C - J

Currently no listings

C - K

Cksum
CKT

C - L

Clean roomCL
Clamping speed
Clamping voltage
Clamshell
Clan
Class
Class A
Class B
Class C
Class D
Class E
Classification
Classless Inter-Domain Routing
Classpath
Clavis
Clbuttic
Clean
Clean format
Clean install
Clean room
Cleaning tools
Cleanse
CleanWipe
Clear
Clear browser history
Clear cache
Clear history
Clear screen
Clearnet
Cleartext
Clear to Send
ClearType
CLI
Click
Click-and-drag
Click bait
Click Fraud
Click rate
Clickjacking
Click of death
Clickthrough
Clickthrough rate
Client
Client server
Client side
Client/Server network
Clip
Clip Art
Clipboard
Clipboard viewer
Clipbook
Clipbook viewer
Clipping
Clippy
CLNS
Cloaking
Clock
Clock cycle
Clock pulse
Clock rate
Clock ratio
Clock speed
Clock-doubling
ClockRes
Clockwise
Clojure
Clone
CLOS
Close
Close box
Close brace
Close bracket
Close button
Close program
Close tag
Close window
Closed architecture
Closed beta
Closed file
Closed jumper
Closed-source
Closing tag
Closure
Cloth ribbon
Cloud
Cloud antivirus
Cloud backup
Cloud bursting
Cloud Business Intelligence
Cloud computing
Cloud operating system
Cloud server
Cloud storage
Cloudflare
CLR
CLS
CLSID
CLST
CLT
Club pogo
Cluster
Clustering
CLUT

C - M

Command keycm
CMA
CMC
Cmd
Cmd key
Cmd window
Cmd.exe
Cmdcons
Cmdlet
CMIW
CMOS
CMOS battery
CMOS chip
CMOS RAM
CMOS sensor
CMOS setup
CMOS virus
Cmp
CMS
CMVC
CMYK

C - N

CNAME
CNAME record
CNCT
CNE
CNR
CNR slot
CNST
Cntrl

C - O

Coaxial cableCO
COA
COAST
Coaster
Coaster toaster
Coax
Coax cable
Coaxial
Coaxial cable
Coaxial connection
COB
COBOL
Cobra
Cocoa
Cocoa touch
Code
Code 128
Code block
Code Co-op
Code refactoring
Code signing
Codec
Codename
Codepage
Coder
Coding
CoffeeScript
Cognitive systems
Coil
Coin cell battery
Col
COLA
Collate
Cold
Cold boot
Cold dock
Cold reboot
Cold swap
Collaboration
Collision
Colo
Colocation
Colon
Color
Color code HTML
Color codes
Color depth
Color Gamut
Color Graphics Adapter
Color halftone
Color management
Color monitor
Color printer
Color profile
Color scheme
Color subsampling
Colors code
Colossus
Colour
Colour code
Colombia Data Products
Column
Column Access Strobe
Column chart
Column header
Column heading
Column letter
Column seperator
Column width
COM
COM Port
COM1
COM2
COM3
COM4
Combine
Combo box
Combofix
Comcast
COMDEX
Comm
Comm central
Comma
Comma style
Command
Command bar
Command Button
Command file
Command Interpreter
Command key
Command Language
Command Line
Command line argument
Command Line Interface
Command Line Window
Command prompt
Command shell
Command screen
Command State
Command window
Command.com
Comment
Commercial software
Commit
Commodore
Commodore 64
Commodore Dynamic Total Vision
Commodore PET
Commodore VIC-20
Common business oriented language
Common Desktop Environment
Common Gateway Interface
Common Language Runtime
Common Unix Printing System
Communication Act
Communication Decency Act
Communication device
Communication speed
Communications
Communications controller
Communications Port
Communications Program
Communications Protocol
Communications Server
Commutative operation
Comp
Compact Disc
Compact Disc-Read Only Memory
Compact Disk
CompactFlash
Companies
Companion Virus
Company
Comp
Compact
Compaq
Compare
Compatibility
Compatibility view
Compatible
Compilation
Compile
Compiled
Compiled language
Compiler
Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor
Complementarity
Complex Instruction Set Computer
Compliant
Component
Compose key
Composers Desktop Project
Composite
Composite cable
Composite video
Coppermine
Compress
Compressed air
Compressed file
Compression
Compression program
Compression utility
CompSci
CompTIA
Compute
Computer
Computer architecture
Computer based training
Computer cookie
Computer crime
Computer dictionary
Computer family
Computer forensics
Computer fraud
Computer graphic
Computer history museum
Computer Hope
Computer Hope tools
Computer imaging
Computer instructions
Computer literacy
Computer Management
Computer Museums
Computer name
Computer network
Computer party
Computer PC
Computer picture
Computer revolution
Computer Science
Computer security
Computer system
Computer-Aided Design
Computer-generated image
Computer-generated imagery
Computerhope
Computing
Computometer
Con
Concat
Concatenate
Concatenation
Concept mapping
Concurrency
Concurrent computing
Concurrent user
Concurrent Versions System
Condensation
Conditional block
Conditional expression
Conditional hyphen
Conditional processing
Conditional statement
Conduct
Conductance
Conductor
Confidentiality
Config
Config.sys
Configuration
Configure
Confirmation
Conflict
Confliction
Confluence
Connected TV
Connecting
Connectionist architecture
Connection
Connection speed
Connections
Connectionless
ConnectionLess Network Service
Connectivity
Connector
Connect Time
Consistency Check
Console
Console application
Console tree
Const
Constant
Constructor
Constructor chaining
Consultant
Contact
Contact list
Content
Content Delivery Platform
Content Discovery Platform
Content filter
Content Management System
Content migration
Content view
Contention
Counterclockwise
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 C
Control character
Control flow
Control flow graph
Control key
Control keys
Control Panel
Control unit
Control+Alt+Delete
Controller
Conventional Memory
Convergence
Conversion
Convert
Conway's Game of Life
Cookie
Cookie law
Cookie poisoning
Cookie stealing
Cookie theft
Cookies.txt
Cookbook
Cooky
Cooler pad
Cooling fan
Cooperative Multitasking
Copied
Copier
COPPA
Coppermine
Coprocessor
Copy
Copy and paste
Copy con
Copy directory
Copy file
Copy folder
Copy machine
Copyleft
Copy Protection
Copyright
Copyright law
Copyright symbol
Coral
Cord
Cordless
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 logic
Core router
Core Solo
Coreinfo
CorelDRAW
Corel Linux
Corel Linux OS
Corrupt
Corrupted
Corrupted file
Corruption
Cortana
Cost per action
Cost per click
Cost per thousand
Cus
COT
Coulomb
Count
Counta
Countif
Country codes
Course
Coz

C - P

CPU socketCP/M
CP/M operating system
CP
CPAN
CPanel
CPGA
CPA
CPC
Cpio
CPL
CPM
CPS
CPTM
CPU
CPU benchmarking
CPU Cache
CPU clock
CPU cooler
CPU core voltage
CPU driver
CPU fan
CPU instruction set
CPU package
CPU slot
CPU socket
CPU speed
CPU Vcore
CPU-Z
CPUID CPU-Z
CPUID HWMonitor

C - Q

Currently no listings

C - R

CrapwareCR
CR2032
Crack
Cracker
Crackz
CRAFT
Craigslist
Crapintosh
Crapple
Crapplet
Crapware
Crash
Crash dump
Crash to Desktop
Crashed
Crashes to Desktop
CRAT
Crawl
Crawler
CRB
CRC
Cream
Create
Create directory
Create file
Creative Cloud
Creative Commons
Creators Update
Credits
Credit card
Credit card fraud
CREN
Cridex
Cridex malware
Crime
Crimp
Crimpers
Crimping tool
Crimson
Crippleware
Critical Error
CRL
CRM
Cron
Cron jobs
Crontab
Crop
Cropping
Cross-browser
Cross-linked files
Cross-platform
Cross-platform network
Cross-site script
Crossover cable
CrossFire
Crossover
Crosstalk
CRPG
CRT
CRT monitor
Crunch
Crunchbang
Crunchbang Linux
Cryptanalysis
Cryptography
Cryptolocker
Cryptology
Crystal
CrystalCPUID
CyrstalDiskInfo
CrystalDiskMark
CyrstalDMI
CrystalMark

C - S

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

C - T

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

C - U

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

C - V

CVS

C - W

CW
CWD
CWIS
CWYL

C - X

Currently no listings

C - Y

CybercafeCYA
Cyan
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
Cyber
Cyber clean
Cyber crime
Cyber criminal
Cyber ethics
Cyber law
Cyber Monday
Cyber privacy
Cyber security
Cyberattack
Cyberbulling
Cyberbully
Cybercafe
Cyberharassment
Cybernetics
Cyberpunk
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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