Computer dictionary - P

Updated: 08/31/2020 by Computer Hope

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Top 10 'P' computer-related terms
Protocol

Printer
Pipe
Programming Language
Processing Device
Plotter
Primary Storage Device
Port
Power User Tasks Menu
PowerPoint
Punch Card

P - Number
P2P

P
P''
P1
P1 connector
P2
P2P
P2P communications
P2P network
P2P software
P2P website
P3
P4
P4 cable
P4 connector
P4 power connector
P5
P6
P7
P8
P8 connector
P9
P9 connector
P23
P24
P24C
P24CT
P24S
P45
P55C
P911

P - A
Page up and page down key

Pa
PaaS
PabloDraw
PAC
Pacific Microsonics
Pacific Standard Time
Pack
Pack
Package
Packaged software
Packager
Packard Bell
Packard Bell NEC
Packed
Packed code
Packed file
Packet
Packet aggregation
Packet assembler/disassembler
Packet collision
Packet data
Packet decimal
Packet Ensemble Protocol
Packet Internet groper
Packet monkey
Packet over SONET
Packet shaping
Packet sniffer
Packet switching
Packet switching network
Packrat
Pacman
PAD
Pad characters
Padding
Paddle
PAE
Page
Page border
Page break
Page break view
Page-description language
Page Down
Page Down key
Page fault
Page file
Page header
Page hit
Page impression
Page layout
Page layout view
Page margin
Page markup
Page mode
Page mode memory
Page no
Page Not Found
Page number
Page orientation
Page per minute
Page preview
Page printer
PageRank
Page setup
Page size
Pages per minute
Page template
Page title
Page Up
Page Up key
Page views
Page weight
Pagination
Pagination breaks
Paging
Paging file
Paid post
Paint
Paint 3D
Paintbrush
Paint bucket
Painter
Paint program
Paint Shop Pro
PaintTool SAI
Paint window
PAL
Palette
Palette snooping
Pallas
Palm
Palm OS
PalmPilot
Palm reader
Palm rejection
Palms WebOS
Palmtop
Palmtop computer
PAN
Panasonic
Panasonic interface
Panda Software
Pandora
Pandora radio
Pane
Pan-European game information
Panic
PANS
Pan tilt and zoom camera
Pantone Matching System
Paper
Paperclip
Paper copy
Paper feed
Paper feeding
Paper jam
Paperless
Paperless office
Paper margin
Paper size
Paper-white
Paradigm
Paradise
Paradyne
Paragraph
Paragraph break
Paragraph formatting
Paragraph mark
Paragraph symbol
Paragraph tag
Parallel
Parallel access
Parallel ATA
Parallel AT Attachment
Parallel bus
Parallel computer
Parallel execution
Parallel interface
Parallelization
Parallel port
Parallel port header
Parallel Printer
Parallel processing
Parallel transmission
Parameter
Parameter-driven
Parameter RAM
Parametric polymorphism
Param tag
PARC
Paren
Parent
Parent 911
Parental controls
Parent/Child
Parent company
Parent directory
Parent folder
Parentheses
Parenthesis
Parenthetical text
Parent in room
Parent over shoulder
Parents are listening
Parents are watching
Parermeter
Pareto
Parity
Parity bit
Parity check
Parity error
Parity memory
Parity RAM
Park
Parm
Parole
Parole media player
Parport
Parse
Parsed
Parse error
Parsing
Part
Parted
Partial content
Partial path
Particle physics
Partition
Partition disk
Partitioning
Partition magic
Partition segment
Partition table
Part number
Party
Party and play
Pascal
Pascal case
Pascale
Pascalene
Pascaline
Pascal's Adder
Passcode
Passive 3D
Passive backplane
Passive heat sink
Passive-matrix
Passive-matrix display
PassMark
PassMark software
Passphrase
Passport
Passwd
Password
Password generator
Password manager
Password protect
Password protected
Password protection
Password strength
Past
Paste
Paste area
Pastebin
Pasteboard
Paste keys
Paste options
Paste special
Paste text
Pasting
Past midday
PAT
PATA
PATA cable
PATA hard drive
Patch
Patch cable
Patches
Patch panel
Patch Tuesday
Patent
Path
Pathname
Pathping
Patreon
Pattern recognition
Pause
Pause break
Pause/break key
Pause key
Paw
Pax
Payload
PayPal
PayPal.me
Pay per click
Paywall

P - B

Pb
PBIAB
PBX
PByte

P - C
Printed circuit board

PC
P&C
P-Cable
Pcat
PC/AT keyboard
PCB
PC bangs
PC board
PC Card
PC card slot
PC CHIPS
PC clone
PC Convertible
PC-DOS
PC-DOS 2000
PCI
PCI bus
PCI card
PCI connector
PCI device
PCI driver
PCIe
PCIe M.2
PCIe slot
PCI Express
PCI Express slot
PCI extensions for instrumentation
PCI extensions instrumentation
PCI IDE Xcelerator
PCI IRQ Steering
PCI modem
PCI slot
PCI sound card
PCI speed
PCI-X
PCL
PCle
PCLinuxOS
PCLOS
PCM
PCMCIA
PCMCIA card
PCMCIA slot
PC memory slot
P-Code
PCPartPicker
PCS
PC speaker
PC stick
PCTEL
PC vs. Mac
PC/XT Keyboard

P - D
Adobe Acrobat PDF icon

PD
PDA
PDC
PDF
PDF file
PDF format
PDFing
PDF reader
PDIF
PDIF port
PDL
P double-prime
PDP
PDP-1
PDP-4
PDP-6
PDP-7
PDP-8
PDP-9
PDP-10
PDP-11
PDP-12
PDP-14
PDP-15
PDQ
PDT
PDU

P - E
Wacom Pen Tablet

Peach
Peach Networks
Peak Inrush Current
PEAR
Pearl
PeaZip
PEBCAK
Pebi
Pebibit
Pebibyte
PEBKAC
Peek
Peer
Peer 2 peer
Peercoin
Peer-to-peer
Peer-to-peer communications
Peer-to-peer mode
Peer-to-peer network
Peer-to-peer protocol
Peer-to-peer software
PEGI
PEL
Pen
Pen computer
PendMoves
Pen drive
Penetration
Penetration test
Penguin
Pen input
Penny Arcade
Pen plotter
Pen stylus
Pen tablet
Pentest
Pentium
Pentium 2
Pentium 3
Pentium 4
Pentium chip
Pentium II
Pentium III
Pentium III 533B
Pentium III 600B
Pentium III core
Pentium IV
Pentium M
Pentium microprocessor
Pentium MMX
Pentium Mobile
Pentium Pro
Pentium processor
Pen tool
Penultimate
People
People hacker
People hacking
PeopleHum
Peopleware
PEP
Peppermint
Percent
Percentage
Percentage key
Percent sign
Perfectly parallel
Perfmon
Perforce
Performance evaluation
Performance monitor
Performance review
Performant
Period
Periodical
Period key
Peripheral
Peripheral card
Peripheral component
Peripheral Component Interconnect
Peripheral device
Peripheral hardware
Peripheral input/output controller
Peripheral port
Peritel
Perl
Perl package manager
Permaban
Permalink
Permanent link
Permanent storage
Permanent storage device
Permission
Persistence
Persistent Disk
Persistent memory
Persistent storage
Personal area network
Personal cloud
Personal communication service
Personal computer
Personal computer game
Personal Computer Memory Card International Association
Personal digital assistant
Personal drone
Personal Electronic Transactor
Personal firewall
Personal identification number
Personal information management
Personal information manager
Personality website
PersonalJava
Personally identifiable information
Personal message
Personal printer
Personal store
Personal video recorder
Personal VPN
Personal web server
Personal website
Perspective view
Pervasive
Pervasive computing
PET
Peta
Petabit
Petabyte
Petaflop
PewDiePie

P - F

Pfft

P - G
Pin Grid Array (PGA)

Pg
PGA
PGA370
PGA socket
Pg Dn
Pg Dn key
PGi
PGP
PGP Corporation
Pgrep
Pg Up
Pg Up key

P - H
RJ-11 phone cable connector and connection

Phablet
Phanteks
Phantom
Pharming
Phase alternating line
Phase change
Phase modulation
Phases
Phdisk
Philips
Philips Magnavox
Phillips screw
Phillips screwdriver
Phish
Phisher
Phishing
Phishing campaign
Phishing e-mail
Phishing scam
Phishing website
Phoebe
Phoenix
Phone
Phone book
Phone cable
Phone connector
Phone cord
Phone Dialer
Phone extension
Phone freak
Phone jack
Phone line
Phoneme
Phone number
Phone phishing
Phone phreaking
Phone spam
Phone switch
Phonetic alphabet
Phone wallet
Phone watch
Phosphor
Phosphor burn-in
Photo
Photoblogging
Photocomposition
Photocopier
Photo crop
Photo editing
Photo editing software
Photo editor
Photo editor software
Photo Gallery
Photograph
Photolithography
Photo manipulation program
Photo metadata
Photorealism
Photorealistic
Photo retouching
Photo scanner
Photoscape
Photoscape X
Photosensor
Photoshop
Photoshop Big
Photoshop document
Photoshop Elements
Photoshop Large Document Format
Photoshopped
Photoshopping
Photoshop RAW
Photo software
Phototypesetter
PHP
PHP3
PHP: Hypertext Preprocessor
PHP language
phpMyAdmin
Phrase tag
Phreak
Phreaker
Phreaking
PHTML
Physical
Physical access
Physical address
Physical Address Extensions
Physical core
Physical firewall
Physical format
Physical layer
Physical media
Physical memory
Physical storage
Physical unit
Physics engine
PhysX

P - I
Pixels

Pi
Pib
Pic
Pica
Picaboo
Picasa
Picazo Communications
Pick
Pickling
Pick list
Pickup group
PICNIC
Pico
Pico-ITX
PicoJava
PicPick
PICS
Picture
Picture CD
Picture element
Picture password
PID
Pi day
Pidgin
Pie
Pie chart
Pie graph
Piezoelectric
PIF
PIF file
Piggyback
Piggyback board
PII
PIIX
PIIX3
PIIX4
PIIX5
Pilcrow
PIM
PIMP
Pin
Pinch
Pinch-to-zoom
Pin-compatible
Pine
Pine composer
Pin feed
Ping
Pingback
Ping of death
Ping Pong
Ping Pong buffer
Pin grid array
Ping storm
Ping test
Pink
Pinnacle
Pin printer
Pinterest
PIO
PIOC
Pioneer
Pioneer Electronics
Pipe
Pipe key
Pipeline
Pipeline break
Pipeline flush
Pipeline stall
Pipelining
PipeList
Piping
PIR
Piracy
Pirate
Pirate Bay
Pirated software
Pirating
Piriform
Pisetup
Pissing myself laughing
PIT
PITA
Pitch
PITMAN
Pivot table
Pixar
Pixel
Pixel 4
Pixel 4 XL
Pixelate
Pixelated
Pixelation
Pixelbook
Pixelbook Go
Pixel density
Pixel depth
Pixel graphic
Pixel image
Pixel map
Pixel per inch
Pixel shader
Pixels per inch
Pixel tag
Pixel XL

P - J

Pjava

P - K

PK
Pker
Pkill
Pking
PKUNZIP
Pkware
PKZIP

P - L
Placeholder text

PL
Placeholder
Placeholder text
Places bar
PlaceWare
Plagiarism
Plain old documentation
Plain old telephone system
Plaintext
Plaintext file
Planar board
Plantronics
Plasma
Plasma display
Plasma display panel
Plasma monitor
Plasma screen
Plasma TV
Plastic leadless chip carrier
Plastic Pin Grid Array
Plastic SCM
Platen
Platform
Platform as a Service
Platformer
Platform game
Platter
Play
Playback
PlayBook
Play button
Player
Player character
Player killer
Player killing
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Player vs. environment
Player vs. player
Playlist
Play Movie
Play Music
PlayOnLinux
PlayStation
PlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Now
PlayStation Portable
Play Store
Play Store app
Play Store download
Play Store game
Play To
PLC
PLCC
PLCC socket
Please
Please send tell
Pleasingly parallel
PLED
PLED1
PLED2
Plex
Plextor
Plop
Plot
Plotter
Plotter printer
P.L. Porter
Pls
Plug
Plug and Play
Plug and Play device
Plug and Pray
Plug-compatible
Plugin
Plug n Play
Plum
Plumbing
Plural
Plus
Plus!
Pluses
Plus key
Plus sign
Plustek
Plz

P - M

PM
P.M.
P-machine
PMC-Sierra
PMF
PMFJI
PMS
PMSL
PMT

P - N

PN
PNFO
PNG
PNG image format
PNP
PNSFW
PNT
PNY Technologies

P - O
Computer power supply

PO
Pocket PC
POD
Podcast
POE
POE injector
POE network switch
Pogo
Point
Point-and-click
Point-and-click game
Point-and-shoot
Point chart
Point diagram
Pointer
Pointing device
Pointing stick
Pointing tool
Point of entry
Point of presence
Point-of-sale
Point-of-sale system
Point-of-sale terminal
Point of view
Point release
Point size
Point-to-Point Protocol
Point-to-Point tunnel Protocol
Poke
Polar coordinates
Polarity
Polarization maintaining
Polarization maintaining fiber
Polaroid
Policeware
Political website
PollDaddy
Polling
Polling cycle
Poly
Polycom
Polyflon
Polygon
Polyinstantiation
Polyline
Polymorphic
Polymorphic infection
Polymorphic virus
Polymorphism
Polyphonic
Polytron Version Control System
Pong
POOF
Pooled mining
POP
POP2
POP3
POP3 server
POP account
POP address
Popcornflix
Popd
POP mail
Pop server
Popsockets
Popular memes
Populate
Pop-under
Pop-up
Pop-up ads
Pop-up blocker
Pop-up menu
Pop-up window
Porn mode
Port
Port 80
Port 80 display
Port 80h card
Portability
Portable
Portable antivirus software
Portable battery
Portable charger
Portable computer
Portable Data File
Portable device
Portable disk
Portable Document File
Portable Document Format
Portable drive
Portable DVD player
Portable hard drive
Portable language
Portable Network Graphic
Portable phone
Portable Standard Lisp
Port address
Port Address Translation
Portal
Portal+
Portal 2
Portal Mini
Portal TV
Port bar
Port expander
Port forwarding
Port mapping
PortMon
Port numbers
Portrait
Portrait mode
Portrait orientation
Port range forwarding
Port replicator
Port scan
Port scanner
Port sniffing
Port triggering
POS
Poser
Positional parameter
Position key
POSIX
POSIX time
POS scanner
Post
Postal codes
Post card
Postcardware
Post code
POS terminal
PostgreSQL
Posting
Postmaster
Post meridiem
Post office protocol
Post office protocol 3
Postprocessor
Post production
Post reader
PostScript
PostScript clone
Post test
Posture
Potcoin
POTS
Pound
Pound sign
POV
POV action camera
POV camera
PoW
Power
Power bank
PowerBook
Power button
Power cable
Power circuit
PowerColor
Power conditioner
Power connector
Power cord
Power cycle
Power cycling
Power down
Power failure
PowerHA
Power indicated lights
Power indication lights
Power ISA
Power LED
Power leveling
Power management
PowerNow!
Poweroff
Power-on self-test
Power options
Power outage
Power outlet
Power over Ethernet
Power pack
PowerPC
PowerPC based
Power plan
Power plug
PowerPoint
PowerPoint 2010
PowerPoint presentation
PowerPoint slideshow
PowerPoint viewer
PowerPoint window
PowerQuest
PowerRename
Power sag
Power save
Power save mode
Power saver
Power settings
Power settings mode
PowerShell
Power socket
Power spikes
Power strip
Power supplies
Power supply
Power supply companies
Power supply fan
Power supply unit
Power surge
Power SW
Power switch
Power symbol
PowerToys
Power up
Power user
Power User Menu
Power User Tasks Menu
Powerwash
Powtoon
Powtoon Pro

P - P
PPP

PP
PPC
PPGA
PPI
PPL
PPM
PPP
PPPoE
PPS
PPT
PPTP
PPTX

P - Q

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P - R
Programming

Pr
Pr0n
Practical Peripherals
PRAM
Preamble
Preboot execution environment
Prebuilt computer
Precision Boost
Precision Boost 2
Precompiler
Predator
Predesktop area
Predictive Failure Analysis
Preemptive
Preemptive multitasking
Preference
Prefetch
Prefetch folder
PrefetchW
Prefix
Preformatted
Pre-installed software
Prepress
Preprocessor
Pre-rendering
Presentation
Presentation graphics
Presentation layer
Presentation manager
Presentation program
Presentation software
Presper Eckert
Press release
Pressure-sensitive tablet
Presto
Pre tag
Pretec
Pretty Good Privacy
Preventive maintenance
Preview
Preview area
Preview mode
Preview Pane
Previous
Previous comment
PRI
Pricebots
Primaboinca
Primary
Primary cache
Primary channel
Primary DNS
Primary Domain Controller
Primary drive
Primary IDE controller
Primary key
Primary memory
Primary monitor
Primary partition
Primary storage
Primary storage device
Pri master
Primax
Prime
Primecoin
PrimeGrid
Prime number
Primitive data structures
Principles of Compiler Design
Print
Print$
Printable area
Print area
Print bleed
Print buffer
Print button
Printed circuit board
printenv
Printer
Printer cable
Printer Command Language
Printer companies
Printer data cable
Printer driver
Printer engine
Printer font
Printer head
Printer port
Printer resolution
Printer sharing
Printer speed
Printer spooling
Printf
Print file
Print head
Printing
Printing orientation
Print key
Print Layout
Print merge
Print Mode
Print on demand
Print orientation
Printout
Print preview
Print preview screen
Print quality
Print review
Printronix
Print screen
Print screen button
Print Screen key
Print scr key
Print selection
Print server
Print spooler
Print spooling
Print view
Print wheel
Print working directory
Priocntl
Priority
Priority queue
PRISM
Prismo Graphics
Privacy
Privacy filter
Privacy policy
Privacy policy statement
Private
Private beta
Private branch exchange
Private branch exchanger
Private branch extension
Private browser
Private browsing
Private class
Private data
Private line
Private message
Private mode
Private network
Private variable
Private window
Privilege level
Privileges
Privilege separation
Privmsg
PRN
PRNG
Prntscrn
Probeware
Problem
Problem exists between chair and keyboard
Problem exists between keyboard and chair
Problem in chair not in computer
Problem Reports and Solutions
Problem Step Recorder
Problem steps
Problem Steps Recorder
Probook
ProcDump
Procedural language
Procedural programming
Procedure
Process
Process color
Process device
Processes
Process Explorer
Process ID
Processing
Processing capacity
Processing device
Processing speed
Processing unit
Process management
Process Monitor
Processor
Processor bus
Processor cache
Processor chip
Processor clock speed
Processor cooling fan
Processor die
Processor fan
Processor package
Processor power module
Processor slot
Processor socket
Processor speed
Processor throttling
Procom
Prodigy
Pro Display XDR
Product ID
Product identification
Product identification key
Product key
Product life cycle
Product preferences
Professional Golf Association
Professional Graphics Adapter
Profile
Profile site
Pro gamer
Proglog
Progra~1
Program
Program and Features
Program comments
Program counter
Program extension
Programfiler
Program files
Program files folder
Program files (x86)
Program folder
Program generator
Program group
Program icon
Program infector
Program Information File
Program language
Program list
Program listing
Program logic
Programmable
Programmable function key
Programmable interval timer
Programmable Read-Only Memory
Programmable ROM
Programmable ROM programmer
Programmable system on a chip
Program manager
Programme
Programmed Data Processor
Programmed input/output
Program menu
Programmer
Programmer documentation
Programmer's switch
Programmi
Programming
Programming in logic
Programming language
Programming language reference
Programming software
Programming tools
Program optimization
Programs and features
Program statement
Program window
Progress bar
Progress indicator
Progressive
Progressive JPEG
Progressive scan
Progressive Web Application
Progress log
Progress Software
Progress tag
Project Ara
Project Atlas
Project Fi
Project Glass
Project Gutenberg
Projection
Project management software
Projector
Projector companies
Prolog
PROM
PROM blaster
Prometheus
Promiscuous mode
Promise
Promisec
Promo code
Promote
Promoted post
PROM programmer
Prompt
Pron
Proof-of-Stake
Proof-of-Work
Proofpoint
Proofreading
Propagated error
Propagation
Propagation delay
Proper case
Properties
Property
Proportional spacing
Proposed top-level domain
Proprietary
Proprietary hardware
Proprietary software
Pro Stand
ProteanOS
Protected memory
Protected mode
Protocol
Protocol data unit
Protocol Independent Multicast
Protocol port
Pro Tools
Prototype
Prototyping
Provider
Proxies
Proxy
Proxy server
Prscr
PRTSC
PRTSC key
Prtscn
Prtscr
Prtscrn
Prune
PRW

P - S
Computer green and purple PS/2 ports

P/S
PS
PS1
PS2
PS/2
PS/2 cable
PS/2 connector
PS/2 header
PS2 keyboard
PS2 mouse
PS/2 port
PS3
PS4
PSAT
PSB
PSD
PSD file
PSE
Pseudo-class
Pseudocode
Pseudolanguage
Pseudomachine
Pseudo-operation
Pseudorandom
Pseudorandom number
Pseudorandom number generator
Pseudoterminal
Pseudo-terminal master
Pseudo-terminal slave
PsExec
PsFile
PsGetSid
PsInfo
PSION
Ps key
PsKill
PSL
PsList
PsLoggedOn
PsLogList
PS Now
PSoC
PS One
PSP
PsPasswd
PsPing
PSR
PsService
PsShutdown
Ps/SR
PsSuspend
PST
PST file
PSTN
PsTools
pstree
PSU
PSU companies
PSX

P - T

Pt
P tag
PTC integrity
PTL
Ptm
P-to-P
PTP
PTR
Pts
Pty

P - U
Punch card

PU
PUBG
PUBG game
Public
Public beta
Public carrier
Public class
Public cloud
Public domain
Public domain image
Public domain software
Public_html
Public Internet
Public Internet address
Public IP
Public IP address
Public key
Public-key cryptography
Public-key encryption
Public-key forward secrecy
Public network
Public switched telephone network
Public Test Realm
Public website
Publisher
Publishing
Puck
PUG
Pull
Pull-down menu
Pulled down menu
Pulse
Pulse-code modulation
Pumping
Punch card
Punch down tool
Punched cards
Punched tape
Punch machine
Punch tape
Punctuation keys
PunkBuster
Punter
Puppy Linux
Purch
Purchase
Pure Android
Pure Android phone
PureBasic
Pure Digital Technologies
Purge
Purge file
Purple
Push
Pushbullet
Push-button
Pushd
Push e-mail
Push 'n' Connect
Push notification
Push technology
Put
Puter
PUTM
PuTTY

P - V

PVCS
PVCS Version Manager
PVE
PVP
PVR
Pvs

P - W

PW
PWA
PWD
Pwn
Pwn3d
Pwnd
Pwned
Pwrite
PWRSW
PWS

P - X

Px
PXE
PXI

P - Y

Py
Python
Pythonic
Python language
Python pickling
Python programming language
Python Server Page
PyTorch

P - Z

PZA

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