Updated: 10/17/2017 by Computer Hope

Terminate may refer to any of the following:

1. Terminate is a term used to describe the process of stopping a running software program or permanently removing a program from a computer.


In Windows you can terminate a process through the Task Manager.

2. When referring to SCSI, termination is a connector that's added to the end of a SCSI chain. It lets the SCSI bus know when to stop looking for devices.

Delete, Expire, Hardware terms, Kill, Software terms