Computer Full Form

What Is Full Form Of Computer? All Parts And Terms

In this article, we are going to discuss the Computer Full Form. We have also covered other commonly used acronyms with computers and their components.

Computer Full Form

The full form of computer which acknowledged by most people is:

Commonly Operated Machine Particularly Used for Technical and Educational Research.

But it is not true because the computer is not an acronym and that the word has its proper meaning which is as follows:

The meaning is derived from the word ‘compute’ which means to calculate. Thus, in simple language computer means a device used to perform quick and accurate calculations.

Some of the full forms related to computer and its components are:

CPU: Central Processing Unit

The CPU is the main part of the computer that reads all the instructions and processes it to give the desired output. It is also called as the brain of the computer.

SMPS: Switched Mode Power Supply

It is the power supply unit that uses the switching regulator to convert the incoming voltage into the computer’s acceptable range.

RAM: Random Access Memory

It is the computer’s short term memory. It is a volatile memory which means that data in RAM is lost when the computer is turned off.

ROM: Read Only Memory

It is a non-volatile memory. The data is stored in ROM and you will not miss it even if the computer turns off.

OS: Operating System

It is the most important software in the computer that serves as the user interface between the user and the computer.

VIRUS: Vital Information Resources Under Seize

It is a malware or malicious code that alters the functionality of a computer and is designed to spread from one machine to another.

HTML: Hypertext Markup Language

It is the basic building block of the web. It defines the structure of the web content of how the user sees it on the screen.

HTTP: Hypertext Transfer Protocol

It serves as the basic communication data on the World Wide Web.

HTTPS: Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure

 It is a secure protocol that is encrypted, unlike HTTP.

ASCII: American Standard Code for Information Interchange

It is a method to define the set of characters for encoding text documents on computers.

ENIAC: Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer

It is believed to be the world’s first electronic operational digital computer.

CAD: Computer Aided Design

It is software used by engineers to make technical illustrated projects in 2D i.e. in 2 Dimensions.

JPEG: Joint Photographic Experts Group

It is a digital image format that comprises of compressed image data.

MPEG: Moving Pictures Experts Group

It is an organization that establishes standards for encoding digital audio and video.

PNG: Portable Network Graphics

It is a file format that supports lossless data compression. The quality of the image is not compromised here unlike jpeg format.

HDMI: High Definition Multimedia Interface

It allows you to connect your computer to a TV and turn your TV on a computer screen.

SEO: Search Engine Optimization

It is the process of increasing the number of viewers on the website by bringing more traffic to the website.

PSU: Power Supply Unit

It is used to supply optimum power to the internal components of the computer.


 AcronymFull  FormAcronymFull  Form
IP  Internet ProtocolURLUniversal Resource Locator  
DOC  DocumentUSB  Universal Serial Bus  
PDF  Portable Document Format  MSMicrosoft
FTP  File Transfer Protocol  WiFiWireless Fidelity
UPS  Uninterrupted Power Supply  PHPHypertext Preprocessor
CD  Compact DiskDVDDigital Versatile Disk  
XML  Extensible Mark up Language  CSSCascading Style Sheets
.com  network
.org  organization.inIndia
ASP  Active Server Pages  SQLStructured Query Language  
LAN  Local Area Network  WANWide Area Network
WWW  World Wide WebWLAN  Wireless Local Area Network  
PAN  Personal Area Network  MANMetropolitan Area Network
.info  informationPCPersonal Computer  
LCD  Liquid Crystal Display  LEDLight Emitting Diode
NTFS  New Technology File SystemTXTText
MMC  Multimedia CardDB  Database
IC  Integrated CircuitSYSSystem
Config  ConfigurationCTRLControl
ESC  EscapeDELDelete
NUM LOCKNumber LockFN  Function
Prnt ScrnPrint Screen  SysRqSystem Request
SCRLKScroll Lock  INSInsert
PgUPPage UPpgdnPage Down  
CMD  CommandTEMPTemporary  
NETInternet  BATBatch
AP  Access PointDNSDomain Name System
SMS  Short Message Service  MMSMultimedia Message Service
Kb  Kilo bitKBKilo Byte
Mb  Mega bitMBMega Byte  
Gb  Giga bitGBGiga Byte
TbTera bitTBTera Byte
IT  Information TechnologyGUIGraphic User Interface
BIOS  Basic Input Output SystemPDAPersonal Digital Assistant

At the end here we discussed Computer Full Form with all the components and parts including every technical term. The table will surely provide you a simple way of acronym and full form.

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