62歳パソコン教師の日記 NO.060 (2000.2.24)


パソコン用語には略語が多く使われていますが、意味が解らないことがあります。略語の元の言葉をご覧になれば一目瞭然ですね。普段からよく目にする略語を書きました。

2DD 2 double density
2HD 2 high density
AGP accelerated graphics port
ATAPI AT attachment packet interface(アタピー)
AVI audio visual interleaved
BBS bulletin board system
Bcc blind carbon copy
BIOS basic input/output system(バイオス)
bps bit per second
BTO build to order
Cc carbon copy
CD compact disc
CD-R CD recordable
CD-ROM CD read only memory
CD-RW CD Rewritable
CG computer graphics
CGI common gateway interface
COM communication
CPU central processing unit
CRT cathode ray tube
CSS cascading style sheets
DIMM dual in-line memory module(ディム)
DLL dynamic link library
DNS domain name system
DOS disk operating system(ドス)
dpi dots per inch
DSU digital service unit
DTP desk top publishing
EXE execute(エクゼ)
FAQ frequentry asked question
FAT file allocation table(ファット)
FTP file transfer protocol
GIF graphics interchange format(ジフ)
GUI graphical user interface(グイ)
HTML hypertext markup language
HTTP hypertext transfer protocol
ID identification
IDE integrated device electronics
IME input method editor
INS information network system
IP information provider
IRQ interrupt request
ISA industry standard architecture(アイサ)
ISDN integrated services digital network
JDK java development kit
JPEG joint photographic experts group(ジェイペグ)
LAN local area network(ラン)
MIDI musical instruments digital interface(ミディ)
MO magneto-optical disk
MPEG moving picture experts group(エムペグ)
OA office automation
OCR optical character reader
OEM original equipment manufacturing
OLE object linking and embedding(オーレ)
OS operating system
PCI peripheral component interconnect bus
PGA pin grid array
POP3 post office protocol 3
ppm pages per minute
RAM random access momory(ラム)
RGB red green blue
ROM read only memory(ロム)
SCSI small computer system interface(スカジー)
SE system engineer
SIMM single in-line memory module(シム)
SOHO small office home office(ソーホー)
SQL structured query language
TA terminal adapter
TCP/IP transmission control protocol /internet protocol
TFT thin film transistor liquid crystal
TIFF tagged image file format(ティフ)
URL uniform resource locator
USB universal serial bus
VB Visual Basic
WWW world wide web