Computer dictionary - S

Updated: 10/07/2019 by Computer Hope

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Top 10 'S' computer-related terms
Secondary storage

Storage Device
Software
Secondary storage device
Start button
Speaker
Star topology
Search engine
Search index
Search website
Scroll lock key
Server
Start menu

S - Number

S
S2p
S2R
S3

S - A
Save

SA
SaaS
SaaS BI
SaaS ERP
Sabnzbd
Sabotage
SACD
Sad Mac
Safari
Safe font
Safe high-voltage connector
Safe mode
Safemode
Safety ring
Sag
Sags
Saitek
Salami attack
Salami slicing
Salesforce
Salutation
Samba
Sampling
Sampling rate
Samp tag
Samsung
Samsung DeX
Samsung Family Hub
Samsung Galaxy Gear
Samsung Galaxy phone
Samsung Galaxy S
Samsung Galaxy S4
Samsung Galaxy S5
Samsung Galaxy S6
Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Gear
Samsung Gear 2
Samsung Gear VR
Samsung Pay
SAN
Sandbox
SanDisk
Sand Microelectronics
Sandy Bridge
SANE
Sanitize
Sanitized data
San serif
Sans-serif
Sans-serif font
Sanyo
SAP
Sapphire
Sar
SAS
SATA
SATA cable
SATA chipset
SATA connection
SATA connector
SATA controller
SATA data cable
SATADIMM
SATA drive
SATA hard drive
SATA HDD
SATA interface
SATAN
SATA port
SATA speed
Satellite
Satellite computer
Satoshi
Saturation
Save
Save as
Save file
Savefrom.net
Save point
Saving
Saving file
SAW

S - B

S band
S-band Multiple Access
SBCL
SBD
SBE
Sbjct
SBS Bit 3
SBus

S - C
Computer scams

SC
SCA
Scala
Scalable architecture
Scalable font
Scalable vector graphic
Scalar
Scalar Processor Architecture
Scale
Scaling
Scalix
Scam
Scan
Scan codes
Scan disk
ScanDisk
Scanf
Scan head
Scan line
Scan malware
Scanned
Scanner
Scanner driver
Scanning
Scanning device
ScanPST
Scan rate
Scanreg
ScanSoft
Scan virus
Scareware
SCART
SCAT
SCC
SCCM
SCCS
Scheduled task
Schema
Schema matching
Scheme
Scheme programming language
School website
Schtasks
Science
Scientific notation
Scissoring
Scissor switch
ScLk
SCM Microsystems
SCNR
SCO
SCOM
SCO Open Desktop
SCO OpenServer
SCO UNIX
SCO unixware
SCO Xenix
Scp
Scraper website
Scratch
Scratch disk
Scratchpad memory
Scratch space
Screen
Screen bezel
Screen blank
Screen brightness
Screen Buffer
Screencap
Screen capture
Screencast
Screen dump
Screen flicker
Screen font
Screen freeze
Screen map
Screen print
Screen reader
Screen recorder
Screen resolution
Screen saver
Screensaver
Screen sharing
Screen shot
Screenshot
Screenshot key
Screenshot shortcut
Screen size
ScreenTip
Screw
Screwdriver
Screw hole
Screwless
Scribd
Script
Scripting language
Script-kiddie
Script kiddy
Script language
Script tag
Scriptz
ScrLk
Scroll
Scroll arrow
Scroll bar
Scrollbar
Scroll bar box
Scroll box
Scrolling
Scrolling text box
Scroll key
Scroll lock
Scroll lock key
Scroll mouse
Scroll wheel
SCSI
SCSI bus
SCSI cable
SCSI chain
SCSI device
SCSI port
SCSI-to-SCSI cable
Scumware
Scunthorpe problem
Scuzzy
Scuzzy hard drive

S - D
SD Cards

SD
SDA
SD Card
SD Card reader
SDDL
SDelete
SDFU
SDH
SDHC
Sdiff
SDK
SDLC
SDLT
SDRAM
SDR-RAM
SDSL
SDU

S - E
Search bar

SE
Sea
Seagate
Seagate technology
Seamless Integration
SeaMonkey
Search
Search and Replace
Search bar
Search box
Search Engine
Search engine cloaking
Search engine optimization
Search engine placement
Search engine results
Search engine results page
Search engine spider
Search engine website
Search key
Search query
Search string
Season pass
Seated
SEC
SECC
Second
Secondary
Secondary cache
Secondary channel
Secondary disk
Secondary key
Secondary memory
Secondary memory devices
Secondary storage
Secondary storage device
Secondary storage management
Second edition
Second generation
Second generation language
Second generation of computer
Second-level domain
Second Life
Secret question
Sect
Section
Section break
Section tag
Sector
Sector 0
Sector interleave
Secure boot
Secure connection
Secure Data Recovery Services
Secure Enclave
Secure File Transfer Protocol
Secure HTTPS
Secure hypertext transport protocol
Secure network
Secure Socket Layer
Secure Sockets Layer
Secure website
Security
Security and Maintenance
Security certificate
Security Descriptor Definition Language
Security-Enhanced Linux
Security exploit
Security fob
Security hole
Security key
Security question
Security through obscurity
Security token
Security vulnerability
Sed
Sedlbauer
See
Seed
Seed data
Seek
Seek time
SegaSoft
Segfault
Segment
Segmentation
Segmentation fault
Seiko
Select
Select all
Selected cell
Selection
Selection box
Selection rectangle
Selection sort
Selector channel
Selectron tube
Select tag
Select text
Selenium
Self-extracting archive
Self-extracting file
Selfie
Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology
Self-timed circuit
SELinux
Semacode
Semantic zoom
Semaphore
Semi colon
Semicolon
Semiconductor
Send
Sending speed
Sendit
Sendmail
Send-receive fax modem
Send to
Senior bit
Sensor
Sent
Sent items
SEO
SEO services
SEP
Separator
Sequence
Sequence check
Sequenced Packet Exchange
Sequent Computer Systems
Sequential
Sequential access
Sequential file
Sequential processing
Sequential search
Serial
Serial Access
Serial ATA
Serial AT attachment
Serial cable
Serial channel
Serial communications
Serial Communications Controller
Serial communications port
Serial console
Serial device
Serial file
Serial Interface
Serial key
Serial Line Internet Protocol
Serial mouse
Serial No.
Serial number
Serial peripheral interface
Serial port
Serial port header
Serial printer
Serial processing
Serial SCSI
Serial transmission
Serif
Serif font
SERP
Server
Server closet
Server computer
Server farm
Server message block
Server push
Server room
Server Side
Server Side Include
Server-side programming language
Server side script
Server side scripting
Server virtualization
Service
Service Advertising Protocol
Service center
Service Level Agreement
Service pack
Service provider
Service Tag
Servlet
Servo
Servo motor
SES
Session
Session Announcement Protocol
Session cookie
Session layer
Set
Setenv
Setfacl
Setgid
SETI
[email protected]
Set jumpers
Setlocal
Set path
Settime
Settings
Settling time
Set-top box
Setuid
Setup
Setver
Sex
Sex changer
S-expression
Sexting
Sextortion

S - F

Sfc
Sfc scannow
SFETE
SFF
SFTP
SFTP jail
SFW
SFX

S - G

Sg
SGD
SGI
SGML
SGRAM

S - H
Computer shadow

Sh
SHA
SHA-1
Shader
Shading
Shading artist
Shadow
Shadow ban
Shadow BIOS ROM
ShadowFactor
Shadow mask
Shadow memory
Shadow printing
Shadow RAM
Shadow ROM
Shake
Shaking my head
Share
Shared directory
Shared document
Shared drive
Shared folder
Shared logic
Shared memory
Shared network directory
Shared resource
SharePoint
Shareware
Sharp
Sharpness
Shazam
Shebang
Sheet
Sheetfed scanner
Sheet feeder
Sheets
Sheet tab
Shelf
Shell
Shell builtin
Shell notification area
Shell scripts
Shellshock
Shielded twisted-pair cable
Shift
Shift click
Shift clicking
Shift key
Ship
Shockwave
Shoenet
Shopbots
Shopify
Shopped
Shopping cart
Shopt
Short-circuit operator
Shortcut
Shortcut button
Shortcut icon
Shortcut key
Shortcut menu
Shorten URL
Short file name
Shorthand
Short-haul
Shortkey
Shortlink
Short message service
Short name
Short URL
Shoulder surfing
Shovelware
Show Desktop
Showstopper
SHRDLU
Shred
Shrink font
SHTML
Shuffle
Shunt
Shut down
Shutdown
Shut down Linux
Shut off
Shuts down
Shuts off
Shutter speed
Shutting down
Shuttle
SHV connector

S - I
log off

SI
Sic
Sideband addressing
Sidebar
Side grade
Sidejacking
Side pane
Siemens
Sierra
Sierra Online
Sierra Semiconductor
SIG
SIGINT
Sigma Designs
SigmaTel
Signal
Signal Technology
Signature
Signature block
Signedness
Sign in
Signing up
Sign off
Sign on
Sign out
Sign up
Sig quote
SIIG
Silent generation
Silicom Multimedia
Silicon
Silicon chip
Silicon Grail
Silicon Image
Silicon Slopes
Silicon Valley
Silicon wafer
Silk Road
Silver
Silverlight
Sim
SIM card
SIMD
SIM lock
Simlock
SIMM
Simperium
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
Simplenote
Simple substitution
Simplex
Simplex communication
Simplex transmission
Sims
Simula
Simulated annealing
Simulation
Simulation software
Simultaneous peripheral operations online
Sine wave
Single-click
Single Connector Attachment
Single-density diskette
Single inheritance
Single In-line memory module
Single in-line package
Single Instruction Multiple Data
Single-mode fiber
Single point of failure
Single quote
Single sheet
Single-sided diskette
Single space
Single step
Single threading
Single-user computer
Singularity
SIO
SIP
SiPix
SIPP
Siri
Sirius
SIS
SiS chipset
SITD
Site
Site license
Site map
Sitename
Size
Sizing handle

S - J

Currently no listings

S - K
Skype

Skeuomorphism
Skin
Skins
Skinz
Skip
SkyDrive
Skype
Skype name
Skype software
Skyscraper ad

S - L
Slackware Linux

SLA
Slack
Slack space
Slackware Linux
Slamming
Slander
Slang
Slant
Slash
Slashdot effect
Slate PC
Slave
Slave drive
Slave hard drive
Slave jumper
SLD
Sleep
Sleep mode
Sleepy
SLI
SLIC
Slice
Slide
Slide layout
Slide Master
Slide pane
Slide presentation
Slide rule
Slide ruler
Slides
Slide show
Slide Show view
Slide Sorter
Slide transition
Slide transition effect
Slide transition icon
Slimline model
Sling TV
SLIP
Slipstick
Slipstreaming
SLIRK
Slk
Slogin
Slot
Slot 1
Slot A
Slot fed CD-ROM
Slotket
Slot load disc drive
Slotted Aloha
Slotted screw
Slotted screwdriver
Slow
Slow Internet
Slow speed
SLSI
Slug area
Slurp

S - M
Smart cable

SM
SMA
SMAIM
Small computer system interface
Small icons view
Small office/home office
Small-Scale Experimental Machine
Small-scale integration
Small tag
Smalltalk
SMAR
Smart
S.M.A.R.T.
SmartArt
Smart battery
Smart battery data
Smart cable
Smart card
SMARTDrive
Smartdrv
Smart dust
Smart home
SmartMedia
SmartMedia Card
SMART modular technologies
Smartphone
Smartphone app
Smartphone gloves
Smartphone hotspot
Smartphone operating system
Smartphone OS
Smartphone pen
Smartphones operating system
Smartphone tethering
Smartphone trojan
Smartphone wallet
Smart speaker
Smart Tag
Smart television
Smart terminal
Smart TV
Smartwatch
Smartwatches
SMB
Smbclient
SMBus
SM bus controller
SMC
SME
SMEM
SMH
SMI
SMIL
Smile
Smiley
Smiley face
Smilies
Smishing
Smitfraud
SMM
SMP
SMPS
SMRAM
SMS
SMT
SMTP
SMTP address
SMTP server
Smurf
Smurf attack

S - N
Snail mail

SN
SNA
Snaf
SNAFU
Snagit
Snail mail
SNAP
Snapchat
Snapdragon
Snapped app
Snap server
Snapshot
Snarf
Sneakernet
Sneakware
Sniff
Sniffed
Sniffer
Sniffer program
Sniffing
Sniffing software
Snippet
Snipping
Snipping Tool
SNMP
Snoopware
Snow
Snowball
Snowlinux

S - O
Socket 423

SO
SOA
SOAP
SoC
Social content
Social engineering
Social media
Social media services
Social media sites
Social network
Social networking site
Social network website
Social news website
Social platform
Social web
Socket
Socket 1
Socket 2
Socket 3
Socket 4
Socket 5
Socket 6
Socket 7
Socket 8
Socket 370
Socket 423
Socket 462
Socket 478
Socket 603
Socket 604
Socket 939
Socket A
Socket AM2
Socket AM3
Socket F
Socks
SO-DIMM
SODIMM
Soft
Softbank
Soft boot
Soft break
Soft copy
Softcraft
Soft error
Softex
Soft font
SOFTIMAGE
Softkey
Soft link
Soft page break
Soft return
Soft-sectored disk
Soft ware
Software
Software agent
Software application
Software Arts
Software as a Service
Software-as-a-Service Business Intelligence
Software-as-a-Service Enterprise Resource Planning
Software build
Software bundle
Software conversion
Software Copyright
Software cracking
Software-dependent
Software developer
Software developer kit
Software development
Software development kit
Software development phases
Software development process
Software driver
Software engineering
Software error message
Software failure
Software firewall
Software flow control
Software hang
Software house
Software library
Software license
Software licensing
Software life cycle
Software mining
Software optimization
Software package
Software patch
Software patches
Software piracy
Software portability
Software program
Software publishing
Software requirements
Software security
Software skin
Software Suite
Software testing
Software update
Software upgrade
Software utility
Software version
Software versioning
Softway Systems
SOHO
SOHO business
SOI
SOJ DRAM
SOK
SOL
Solaris
Solder
Soldered
Solenoid
Solid inkjet printer
Solid state
Solid-state appliance
Solid-state device
Solid state disk
Solid state drive
Solid state hard drive
Solid-state memory
Solid-state relay
Solid state storage
Solidus
Solitaire
Soltek
Some1
SONET
Sonic
SONICblue
Sony
Sony Crackle
Sony memory stick
Sony PlayStation
Sony PlayStation 4
Sony Vegas
SOP
Sophos
SorG
SO-RIMM
Soroban
Sort
Sorter
Sort field
Sort within a sort
SOS
Sound
SoundBlaster
Sound board
Sound buffer
Sound card
Sound card driver
SoundCloud
Sound codec
Sound device
Sound driver
Sound editor
Sound file
Sound hood
Sound in
Sound input
SoundMAX
Sound out
Sound output
Sound port
Sound recorder
Source
SourceAnywhere
Source code
Source computer
Source control
Source data
Source data acquisition
Source data capture
Source data disc
Source data disk
Source data diskette
Source disk
Source document
Source drive
SourceForge
Source language
Source memory address register
Source program
Source tag
South Bridge
Southbridge
South Bridge chipset
SoW
Soyo
Soz

S - P
E-mail spam

SP
SP2
SP3
Space
Space bar
Spacebar
Spacebar key
Space character
Spacefiller virus
Space key
Space parity
Spacer
Spacewar
Spacing
Spaghetti code
Spaghetti development
Spaghetti with meatballs code
Spam
Spam account
Spam blog
Spam filter
Spam folder
Spamhaus
Spam mail
Spammer
Spamming
Span
Spanish
Spanning tree
Spanning tree protocol
Span tag
SPARC
Sparklines
Sparks
SparkyLinux
Sparse matrix
Sparsity
Spatial digitizer
Spawn
Spawn camper
Spawn camping
SPD
SPDIF
S/PDIF
S/PDIF cable
Speaker
Speaker independent system
Spear phishing
Spec
SPEC code
Special characters
Special file
Special interest group
Special key
Special purpose language
Specification
Spectre
Spectre and Meltdown
Spectrum
Speculative execution
Speculative load
Speech authentication
Speech-generating device
Speech recognition
Speech-recognition software
Speech synthesis
Speech-to-text
Speech verification
Speed
Speed bump
Speed hacker
Speed hard drive
Speed printer
Speed processor
Speedrunning
SpeedStep
Speed test
Speed typing
Speed up
Spell
Spell check
Spell checker
Spelling
Spelling check
Spelling checker
SPI
Spider
Spidering program
Spike
Spim
Spin box
Spin button
Spindle
SPIT
SPK
SPL
Splash screen
Splashtop
Split
Split bar
Split keyboard
Split screen
Splitter
Split window
Splogs
Spludger
SPOF
Sponsored post
Spoof
Spoofing
Spool
Spooler
Spool folder
Spooling
Spot color
Spotify
Spotify web player
Spotlight
SPP
Spreadsheet
Spreadsheet application
Spreadsheet formula
Spreadsheet program
Spreadsheet software
Spread spectrum
Sprint
Sprite
Sprocket feed
Spry
SPS
Spudger
SPX
Spybot
Spy ware
Spyware
Spyware remover

S - Q

SQL
SQL injection
SQL Server
Square
Square bracket
Square Cash
Square Enix
Square pixel
Squarespace
Squiggly
Squiggly brackets

S - R

Sr
SRAM
SRBase
Src
SRO
Sry

S - S
Crucial SSD

SSAP
SSD
SSDD
SSD hard drive
SSD mounting bracket
SSE
SSE2
SSE3
SSEM
SSH
SSHD
SSH jail
SSI
SSID
SSJS
SSL
SSL certificate
SSL certification
SSP
SSR
SSSE3
SST
SSTP

S - T
Standby

St
Stabilizer
Stack
Stack overflow
Stack overflow error
Stack pointer
Stack puke
Stadia
S tag
Staircasing
Standalone
Standalone device
Standalone driver
Standalone server
Standard
Standard Apple Numeric Environment
Standard attribute
Standard ATX
Standard error
Standard Generalized Markup Language
Standard input
Standard keyboard
Standard memory
Standard mode
Standard output
Standard Parallel Port
Standard toolbar
Standby
Standby mode
Standby Power System
Standing desk
Standoff
Standout
Stanford LISP
Star
Star-dot-star
Star Micronics
Star network
StarOffice
Star symbol
Start
Start bit
Start button
StarTeam
Start menu
Star topology
Start orb
Start screen
Start/Stop transmission
Startup
Start up
Startup application
Startup disk
Startup folder
Startup group
Startup program
Stat
State
Stateful firewall
Stateful packet inspection
Stateless
Stateless firewall
Stateless protocol
Statement
State-of-the-art
State transition table
Static
Static allocation
Static electricity
Static IP
Static IP address
Static memory
Static RAM
Static random access memory
Static website
Statistic
Status
Status bar
Status line
STB Systems
STD
Stderr
Stdin
Stdout
Stealth virus
Steam
Steam Machine
SteamOS
Steering wheel
Stellar
Stepper motor
Step recorder
Steps recorder
Stereolithography
STFU
Stick
Sticky
Sticky Keys
Sticky note
Still image
STM
STM-1
STM-4
STM-8
STM-16
STM-64
STN
STNC
Stock photo
Stop
Stop bit
Stop button
Stop words
Storage
Storage area network
Storage capacity
Storage device
Storage drive
Storage hardware
Storage location
Storage management subsystem
Storage media
Storage medium
Storage service provider
Storage space
Storage system
Storage Tek
Store
Store-and-forward
Storm Technologies
Story
Storyboard
STP
STP cable
STR
STR8
STRA
Strafe
Strafe jumping
Straight through
Straight through cable
Stream
Streamer
Streaming
Streaming audio
Streaming content
Streaming data
Streaming media
Streaming tape
Streaming video
Streamlabs
Stream processing
Stress test
Strftime
Strikeout
Strike tag
Strikethrough
String
Strip
Stripper
Stroke weight
Strong password
Strong tag
Strong typed language
Structured Query Language
STS
STS-1
STS-3
STS-12
STS-24
STS-48
STS-192
Stty
Stubroutine
Stuck pixel
Stuff
StumbleUpon
Stutter
Stuxnet
Style
Style book
Style guide
Style manual
Style pointer
Style sheet
Style sheet language
Style tag
Styling
Stylus
STYS

S - U
Subnet Mask

Su
Sub
Subdirectory
Subdomain
Subfolder
Subject
Subject field
Subject line
Submenu
Submit
Subnet
Subnet address
Subnet mask
Subnetting
Subnetwork
Subnetwork mask
Subnotebook computer
Subprogram
Subreddit
Subroutine
Subscribe
Subscriber
Subscript
Subscription
Subsidy lock
Subst
Substitution cipher
Substr
Substring
Sub tag
Subtract
Subtraction sign
Subtract key
Subtweet
Subversion
Subwoofer
Sudo
Suffix
SUID
Suit
Suite
Sum
Sum1
SUMIF
Summary tag
Sun
Sunbeamtech
Sunbelt Software
Sun Java applet
Sun Microsystems
SunOS
Sun Solaris
Sunus Suntek
Sup
Super7
Super block
Superbrain II
SuperCard
Superclass
Super computer
Supercomputer
SuperDisk
SuperDrive
SuperDuper
SuperFetch
Superfish
Super geek
Super input/output
Superintelligence
Super I/O
Super-large-scale integration
Supermicro
Superscalar
Superscript
Super Socket 7
Super southbridge
SuperSpeed
SuperSpeed USB
Supertwist
Supertwisted nematic
Super user
Superuser
Super VGA
Super Video Graphics Array
Supervised
Support
Support request
Support ticket
Sup tag
Surf
Surface
Surface 3
Surface acoustic wave
Surface Arc Mouse
Surface Book
Surface Go
Surface Laptop
Surface modeling
Surface-mount technology
Surface Pen
Surface Pro
Surface Pro 4
Surface Studio
Surface wave touch screen
Surface Web
Surfer
Surfing
Surfing the net
Surf web
Surge
Surge protection
Surge protector
Surge suppressor
SUS
SUSE
SUSE Linux
Suspend
Suspend to RAM
SUYF

S - V

SVCD
Svchost
SVGA
SVGA monitor
S-Video

S - W
Hot swapping network drive

SW
S/W
Swag
SWAK
Swap
Swap File
Swapoff
Swapon
Swapping
SWDYT
SWE
Swear filter
Sweep signal
Swift
Swipe
Swiping
Switch
Switches
Switch off
Switch statement
Switch user
Swordfish Studios
Swype

S - X

SXGA
SXGA+
SXSW
SXSW interactive

S - Y
Computer system panel cable and connector

SYLK
Symantec
Symantec Ghost Suite
Symbian
Symbian OS
Symbol
Symbol font
Symbolic link
Symlink
Symlinkd
Symmetric Computing
SYN
SYN attack
Sync
Synch
Synchronization
Synchronize
Synchronous
Synchronous data link control
Synchronous digital hierarchy
Synchronous DRAM
Synchronous graphic RAM
Synchronous optical network
Synchronous transmission
Synonym
Syntactic sugar
Syntax
Syntax error
Syntax highlighting
Synth
Synthesizer
Syquest
Sys
Sys64738
Sysadmin
Sysdm.cpl
Sysedit
Sysgen
Sysinfo
Sysinternals
Sysinternals Suite
Sysklogd
Syslog
Sysop
SysRq
System
System 7
System32
System administrator
System analyst
Systemax
System BIOS
System BIOS shadowed
System board
System box
System bus
System call
System case
System Center Operations Manager
System clock
System clock speed
System component
System console
System conversion
System crash
System development
System diskette
System error
System extension
System failure
System fan
System file
System file checker
System folder
System font
System hang
System hardware
Systeminfo
System information
System.ini
System International
System keyboard
System lockup
System management server
System Network Architecture
System on a chip
System operator
System packet interface
System panel cable
System panel connector
System panel header
System partition
System programming language
System properties
System recovery
System registry
System requirements
System resource
System resource management
System restore
System restore cd
System restore disc
System restore dvd
System restore point
Systemroot
Systems analysis
Systems development life cycle
Systems engineer
Systems Hungarian notation
Systems integration
Systems network architecture
SystemSoft
System software
System speaker
Systems programming language
System Support Program
System timer
System Tools
System tray
System unit
System V
Systran
Systray
SysV

S - Z

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