computer user

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: user - a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or businesscomputer user - a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or business
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
computer expert, computer guru - an authority on computers and computing
computer scientist - a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computers
cybernaut - a computer user who uses the internet; someone who explores cyberspace
power user - (computing) a computer user who needs the fastest and most powerful computers available
coder, computer programmer, programmer, software engineer - a person who designs and writes and tests computer programs
system administrator - a person in charge of managing and maintaining a computer system of telecommunication system (as for a business or institution)
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As precursors to the Macintosh, later Apple II models introduced the familiar mouse-driven graphical user interface that every modern computer user knows well.
In addition, intrusion detection software can alert the computer user when an attempt is being made to gain access to the computer and its information.
Worms are "self-contained" code or programs that have the goals of replicating themselves and compromising as many computers as they can reach with (increasingly) little or no intervention from the computer user.
Computer User Support (CIS 2401) touches on the knowledge, skills and abilities students will need to provide technical support in a variety of positions in the computer-support industry.
The Imitate program writes Java scripts - the computer language needed to create web pages - after being given some guidelines by the computer user.
Although the computer user has some recourse against computer viruses, the costs may be high.
In fact, I am able to perform 95 to 98% of the functions that a non-disabled computer user can perform.
Now, researchers have shown that all that pointing and clicking the average computer user performs an impressive 7,400 mouse clicks per week changes the way the brain generalises movements.
Being an avid computer user, this book was definitely geared toward me.
The technique can capture a computer user's TSP personal identification number or other personal account information, such as a Social Security number.
192 Net-ID reportedly works by identifying a computer user's unique IP address and uses that as an identifier in customer validation processes in addition to name, address and date of birth.
"One Tech's entire focus will be on lighting products for the computer user," said Mike Moscowitz, president.

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