A work area may refer to any of the following:
1. In general, a work area or working area can describe a place where one or more people work.
2. With computers the work area is an area where you work on the computer, for example, the desktop is considered a work area. In a program such as a text editor, word processor, or spreadsheet where you are typing the text in the window is considered the work area, as shown in the picture below.
3. A work area is also synonymous with many of the workspace terms.