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  Desktop computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A desktop computer is a personal computer made for use on a desk in an office or home and is distinguished from portable computers such as laptops or PDAs and specialized computers such as servers.
Desktops are currently the most affordable computers and ubiquitous in businesses, schools, and households; they are used for performing office tasks, organizing digital photos, video editing and Internet access.
Desktop computers come in a variety of case styles ranging from large vertical towers to small form factor models that can be tucked behind an LCD monitor.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Desktop_computer   (972 words)

  
 Desktop replacement computer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A desktop replacement computer is a personal computer that provides the full capabilities of a desktop computer while remaining portable.
Similar in performance to the desktop computers of the era, they were easily transported and came with an attached keyboard that doubled as a protective cover when not in use.
Desktop replacement computers are difficult to upgrade compared to desktop computers, with many of their major components (such as the display) integral to the design of the machine, and others (such as the CPU and GPU) being hard to access and replace.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Desktop_replacement_computer   (569 words)

  
 Desktop computer - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
A desktop computer is an independent personal computer that is made especially for use on a desk in an office or home.
A desktop computer can also refer to a computer whose case is oriented horizontally (usually, the monitor is placed on top of the case).
Desktop Computers were vastly produced in the late 1970s and 1980s as there were no laptop or PDA computers available at the time.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/d/e/s/Desktop_computer.html   (1075 words)

  
 Computer Ratings, Desktop Computer Ratings
Six desktop computers are tested and rated, and although there's no ultimate winner, the Alienware Aurora 7500 tops the magazine's latest top-desktops chart.
Editors admittedly test a pretty subjective group of high-end desktop computers, and while the ratings system is casual and not very comparative, the brief reviews are really fun to read.
If you are interested in a gaming computer or video-editing system, this review won't be of much use to you, but is helpful for families looking for a second computer around $700 or so.
www.consumersearch.com /www/computers/desktop-computers/reviews.html   (912 words)

  
 DesktopComputer.BZ Desktop Computer Experts
Selecting the right desktop computer for your business is one of the most important decisions you can make for your company.
Desktop At home, the AMD Duron™ processor for desktop systems provides a computing experience for users surfing the Internet, or working with personal productivity, education and entertainment applications.
Network desktop computers can generally get by with 20-40GB hard drives, that is of course if the network user is saving most of the data to the network.
www.desktopcomputer.bz   (2852 words)

  
 Computer Comparison Desktop Computers - Price Hardware - Computer Comparison Desktop Computers Price
Dell's computers however generally seem to be more cheaply made and their manufacturing processes seem to involve less standardization.
While the IBM computers are great quality, they are generally the most expensive of the the three.
After dealing with literally hundreds of computers and resolving just about every imaginable hardware or software issue, I feel that Compaq computers have generally exhibited fewer issues than any other brand of computer on the market today.
avaren.com /computer_comparison_desktop/desktop_computer_comparison.htm   (802 words)

  
 Howstuffworks "How PCs Work"
A Gameboy is a specialized computer for handling games, but it can't do anything else.
SCSI - Pronounced "scuzzy," the small computer system interface is a method of adding additional devices, such as hard drives or scanners, to the computer.
Watch Marshall Brain's computer tour to learn how the seven basic components of a PC work and where they're located.
computer.howstuffworks.com /pc.htm   (1313 words)

  
 The Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia is the premier source for computer concepts and terminology.
We are the leading provider of computer definitions on the Web, and our content is available on many prestigious, technical sites such as TechWeb and PCMag.com.
As an 18 year veteran in the IT industry, I want to personally thank you for the Computer Desktop Encyclopedia.
www.computerlanguage.com   (342 words)

  
 What is desktop computer? - A Word Definition From the Webopedia Computer Dictionary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Desktop model computers are broad and low, whereas tower model computers are narrow and tall.
Because of their shape, desktop model computers are generally limited to three internal mass storage devices.
Desktop models designed to be very small are sometimes referred to as slimline models.
www.webopedia.com /TERM/d/desktop_computer.html   (297 words)

  
 Apple - Remote Desktop 3
Apple Remote Desktop 3, the award-winning desktop management system for Mac OS X has more than 50 new features that deliver improvements in software distribution, asset management, and remote assistance.
And if a computer is not on the network, the Task Server will keep track and automatically install the package once the system is online.
Apple Remote Desktop 3 is a Universal application, which means it runs natively on both PowerPC- and Intel-based Mac computers.
www.apple.com /remotedesktop   (649 words)

  
 Desktop computer
Computers that fit completely on or under a desk, usually laying horizontally, compared to a tower which is vertical.
Desktop computers are also commonly placed beneath the computer monitor.
Below is an example of a desktop case.
www.computerhope.com /jargon/d/desktopc.htm   (56 words)

  
 Desktop Lock - Computer security protection and access control product to lock computer
Desktop Lock is a computer security protection and access control software product, you can use it to lock computer to prevent people from accessing your private documents and resources.
Desktop Lock has been used by million users to help them to prevent their computers from unwanted access.
Automatically detect the state of your computer, then automatically lock your system if it detected that you have not used the computer (the system becomes idle) for a period of time.
www.toplang.com /desktoplock.htm   (980 words)

  
 Digital Blasphemy 3D Wallpaper
Inside: Hi-res original 3d-rendered computer desktop wallpapers and links to some of the best computer art sites on the web.
for you to sample and use on your personal computer desktop.
I encourage you to try a new wallpaper every other day for a month, then decide if you want to see my newest work and the rest of my creations.
www.digitalblasphemy.com   (215 words)

  
 Stealth Computer - Industrial Desktop Keyboards, Rugged Desktop Keyboard and Pointing Devices
Stealth's industrial rugged desktop keyboards are built to survive in tough environments where typical computer keyboards just won't cut it.
NEMA 4X stainless steel both desktop and panel mount.
ABS Polycarbonate desktop enclosure with pedestal mounting studs.
www.stealthcomputer.com /peripherals_desktop.htm   (715 words)

  
 Desktop
Additional information about computer cases can be found here.
When referring to an operating system or GUI, a desktop is a system of organization of icons on a screen.
Below is a basic example of the Microsoft Windows desktop.
www.computerhope.com /jargon/d/desktop.htm   (69 words)

  
 Desktop Computer - Products for Desktop Computer - Manufacturers,Exporters,Suppliers,Traders,Companies,Factories   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Silicon dynamics computers are simply the best value.
We are a leading desktop computer seller and distribution company
Personal computer - Pentium 4 - 2.66 ghz with ht technology.
www.alibaba.com /productsearch/Desktop_Computer.html   (587 words)

  
 Computers, Desktop PC, Desktop Computer, Refurbished Desktop, Computer PC at TigerDirect.com
Compaq EVO D510 SFF Desktop PC It is approximately two-thirds the size of a conventional desktop and delivers the performance you need for a wide range of basic computing needs.
The list of high-quality personal computers could fill a phone book — eMachines, Gateway, HP/Compaq, ThinkCentre, Systemax and Sony VAIO and their various models, to name just a few.
Some folks buy a desktop system as a spare - a backup in case the primary PC is on the fritz.
www.tigerdirect.com /applications/Category/category_tlc.asp?CatId=6   (1175 words)

  
 Computer Deals - Desktop Sidebar Forums
Computer Deals, I get deals thrown at me all the time...
This deal for a Dell computer almost made me to buy it personally and I already have 5 computers at home.
Free CD Burner with select desktops, free combo drive upgrade and wireless card with most notebooks.
www.desktopsidebar.com /forums/index.php?showtopic=3084   (597 words)

  
 What is desktop? - A Word Definition From the Webopedia Computer Dictionary
(1) In graphical user interfaces, a desktop is the metaphor used to portray file systems.
Such a desktop consists of pictures, called icons, that show cabinets, files, folders, and various types of documents (that is, letters, reports, pictures).
You can arrange the icons on the electronic desktop just as you can arrange real objects on a real desktop -- moving them around, putting one on top of another, reshuffling them, and throwing them away.
www.webopedia.com /TERM/d/desktop.html   (326 words)

  
 Computer Desktop Encyclopedia
Everyone Needs This You can't escape computer and telecom lingo in this day and age.
Starting as The Computer Glossary in 1980, the Encyclopedia is the longest-running computer dictionary.
Edited by Alan Freedman, noted computer lexicographer with 40 years of experience in the industry, the Encyclopedia is the most comprehensive reference of its kind.
www.computerlanguage.com /home.html   (122 words)

  
 Desktop Computer Support ( Personal Computer Support, Computer Support Services, and PC Support) Definition
Desktop Computer Support -- 2 Vendor Reports
SUMMARY: The Desktop Management: Getting it Right webcast explores the current challenges of desktop management, the benefits of effective desktop management and which tools to consider for companies of all sizes.
You’ll never have to worry about who will maintain and repair your computer system because we install it, we maintain it, and we stand behind every component 100%.
www.bitpipe.com /tlist/Desktop-Computer-Support.html   (281 words)

  
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My supervisor had a desktop computer with a scanner connected to it.
It's a fact that the voice output from his computer was tremendously better than the voice output from my portable synthesizer.
Hence, we used his computer for me to communicate with him.......and, yes, we had a marvelous working relationship!
www.uni.edu /ada/pow0696.txt   (919 words)

  
 CDW.com Homepage
Designed to help your business meet its specific computing requirements.
Get more done with the HP Compaq dx2200 desktop.
Stay ahead of the curve with the ThinkCentre A52.
www.cdw.com   (177 words)

  
 Indonesia Desktop Computer - Manufacturers, Suppliers, Factory, Exporters, Factories, OEM
The power of a desktop, the portability of a notebook, the style
The Intel Core 2 Duo desktop processor is built on the new Intel
Macbook PRO is the notebook computer professionals have been wait
www.alibaba.com /countrysearch/ID-suppliers/Desktop_Computer.html   (532 words)

  
 Computer training schools computer school list computer training courses.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Computer training schools computer school list computer training courses.
Computer Training Schools ™ is an officially licensed site and a service of IT Netix Inc.
Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of IT Netix, Inc is prohibited.
computerschoollist.com /computerschools/pages/c.asp?school=Desktop+...   (235 words)

  
 Dell Desktop Computer Lock
LOCKS ETC. CO., LTD. Home : Products Product Description: DELL DESKTOP COMPUTER LOCK(NG-SX260), The Dell OptiPlex Ultra Small Form Factor Anti-Theft Security Kit is a custom-designed all-in-one locking solution to help protect the chassis, flat panel monitor and internal components while securing the keyboard, mouse and/or speaker cables.
Requires no adhesives -- loop-ended security cable can be used alone or with anchor plate, which can be secured to desktop with screws or adhesive.
The Dell OptiPlex Ultra Small Form Factor Anti-Theft Security Kit is a custom-designed all-in-one locking solution to help protect the chassis, flat panel monitor and internal components while securing the keyboard, mouse and/or speaker cables.
www.allproducts.com /computer/locksetc/01.html   (202 words)

  
 Desktop Computer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The company took the top prize as a write-in for Best Desktop Computer and walked away with two other awards in the Client Hardware category, Best Laptop/Notebook Computer and Best PDA.
Because Dell won as a write-in for Best Desktop Computer, readers specified a range of models (e.g., Dell Dimension, OptiPlex, Dell Precision) that they viewed as top performers, with the OptiPlex mentioned most often.
But many readers just submitted the word "Dell," an indication of the popularity of the company's desktop products in general.
www.windowsitpro.com /windows/article/articleid/43531/43531.html   (555 words)

  
 stealth computer - industrial desktop touchscreen lcd monitors
stealth computer - industrial desktop touchscreen lcd monitors
Finally a Rugged versatile Touch Screen LCD Monitor designed to stand-up to the rigors of industry.
For more information and pricing on mounts please see the LCD Mounts page.
www.stealthcomputer.com /monitors_flat-DT.htm   (201 words)

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