Fundamentals of Computer | Introduction to Computers
Fundamentals of Computer, Introduction to Computers
In this page Fundamentals of Computer we give the details of syllabus points and related links with simple notes, related diagrams and examples.
Unit No. 1 Introduction to Computers
Introduction to computer, Characteristics of Computers
Block diagram of computer
History of computers
Generations of computer
Applications of computer
Types of computers and features: Mini, micro, mainframe and super
Types of Programming Languages:
High Level Languages.
Unit No. 2: Peripheral Devices and Number Systems
Types of Memory (Primary And Secondary):
Secondary Storage Devices ( FD, CD, HD, Pen drive )
Number Systems: Binary, Octal, Decimal and Hexadecimal
Conversion from one base to another,
Unit No. 3: Introduction to Software & Operating Environment
Introduction to software
Types of software: System
Application and utilities.
Introduction to operating system
Types of O.S.
Functions of O.S.
Files and Directories
Batch Files Windows Operating Environment
Features of Windows
Control Panel, Taskbar, Desktop, Windows Application, Icons
Windows Accessories: Notepad and Paintbrush
Unit No. 4: Linux
Introduction Linux, Features
Structure of Linux
Permission and inodes, I/O redirection