List of 170+ Computer Related Short Forms & Full Forms Abbreviations

While using computer we use many different terms. Those terms we use mostly will be on abbreviation form. So while if you’re going to attend any exams related on computer, then these terms will be given as question to expand these abbreviation. Rather than preparing only for examination, it will be nice to get know off all computer related terms which are often use in our daily life.

PC related abbreviations

Today this post brings all those important computer terms to get more knowledge on computer side. This post will shares more than 100 computer related abbreviations with their full forms for easy use. Lets check them out,

Most Used Computer & Internet Related Terms, Abbreviations

PC – PERSONAL COMPUTER

COMPUTER  – COMMONLY OPERATING MACHINE PARTICULARLY USED FOR TECHNOLOGY ENTERTAINMENT AND RESEARCH

HTML – HYPER TEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE

AJAX–ASYNCHRONOUS JAVASCRIPT AND XML

ORACLE–OAK RIDGE AUTOMATIC COMPUTER AND LOGICAL ENGINE

RDBMS–RELATIONAL DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

SQL–STRUCTURED QUERY LANGUAGE

XML–EXTENSIBLE MARKUP LANGUAGE

PERL–PRACTICAL EXTRACTION AND REPORT LANGUAGE

PHP–HYPERTEXT PREPROCESSOR

ASP–ACTIVE SERVER PAGES

API–APPLICATION PROGRAMMING INTERFACES

XHTML–EXTENSIBLE HYPERTEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE

CSS–CASCADING STYLE SHEETS

ASCII–AMERICAN STANDARD CODE FOR INFORMATION INTERCHANGE

XSL- EXTENSIBLE STYLE SHEET LANGUAGE

J2EE- JAVA 2 PLATFORM ENTERPRISE EDITION

JSP- JAVA SERVER PAGE

VBS – VISUAL BASIC SCRIPTING LANGUAGE

JS – JAVA SCRIPT

3GP – 3RD GENERATION PROTOCOL

3GPP – 3RD GENERATION PARTNERSHIP PROJECT

AAC – ADVANCED AUDIO CODEC

AC3 – DOLBY DIGITAL SOUND FILE

AIFF – AUDIO INTERCHANGE FILE FORMAT

AMR – ADOPTIVE MULTI RATE

AWB – ADOPTIVE MULTI RATE WIDEBAND

AVI – AUDIO VIDEO INTERLEAVED

CDA – COMPACT DISK AUDIO

DLL – DYNAMIK LINK LIBRARY

DVD – DIGITAL VIDEO DISK

EXE – EXECUTABLE FORMAT

FLAC – FREE LOSSLESS AUDIO CODEC

FLV – FLASH LIVE VIDEO

JPEG – JOINT PHOTOGRAPHIC EXPERT GROUP

BMP – BITMAP

GIF – GRAPHICS INTERCHANGE FORMAT

JAD – JAVA APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT

JAR – JAVA ARCHIVE

MIDI – MUSICAL INSTRUMENT DIGITAL INTERFACE

MMF – MUSIC MOBILE FORMAT

MP2 – MPEG AUDIO LAYER 2

MP3 – MPEG AUDIO LAYER 3

MP4 – MPEG LAYER 4

MPEG – MOTION PICTURE EXPERTS GROUP

PDF – PORTABLE DOCUMENT FORMAT

PNG – PORTABLE NETWORK/NEW GRAPHICS

RM – REAL MEDIA

SIS – SYMBIAN INSTALLATION SOURCE

SWF- SHOCK WAVE FLASH

ZIP – ZONE IMPROVEMENT PLAN

VCD – VIDEO COMPACT DISK

VOB – VIDEO OBJECT

WAV – WAVEFORM PCM AUDIO

WMA – WINDOWS MEDIA AUDIO

PDF – PORTABLE DOCUMENT FORMAT

M3G – MOBILE 3D GRAPHICS

M4A – MPEG-4 AUDIO FILE

MMF – SYNTHETIC MUSIC MOBILE APPLICATION FILE

XMF – EXTENSIBLE MUSIC FILE

WBMP – WIRELESS BITMAP IMAGE

DVX – DIVX VIDEO

WML – WIRELESS MARKUP LANGUAGE

CD – COMPACT DISK.

DVD – DIGITAL VERSATILE DISK.

CRT – CATHODE RAY TUBE.

DAT – DIGITAL AUDIO TAPE.

DOS – DISK OPERATING SYSTEM.

GUI – GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE.

HTTP – HYPER TEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL.

HTTPS – HYPER TEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL SECURE.

IP – INTERNET PROTOCOL.

ISP – INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER.

TCP – TRANSMISSION CONTROL PROTOCOL.

UPS – UNINTERRUPTIBLE POWER SUPPLY.

VHF – VERY HIGH FREQUENCY.

UHF – ULTRA HIGH FREQUENCY.

ALU- ARITHMETIC LOGIC UNIT

URL – UNIFORM RESOURCE LOCATOR.

WINDOWS – WIDE INTERACTIVE NETWORK FOR DEVELOPMENT OF OFFICE WORK SOLUTION

AMD – ADVANCE MICRO DEVICE

ASPI – ADVACNE SCSI PROGRAMMING INTERFACE

ASIC – APPLICATION SPECIFIC INTEGRATED CIRCUIT

EPROM – ERASABLE PROGRAMMABLE READ ONLY MEMORY.

FPS – FRAME PER SECOND

USB – UNIVERSAL SERIAL BUS.

VIRUS – VITAL INFORMATION RESOURCE UNDER SEIZED.

RAM–RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY

ROM–READ ONLY MEMORY

MIME–MULTIPURPOSE INTERNET MAIL EXTENSIONS

SMTP–SIMPLE MAIL TRANSFER PROTOCOL

IMAP–INTERNET MESSAGE ACCESS PROTOCOL

HSDPA – HIGH SPEED DOWNLINK PACKET ACCESS.

EDGE – ENHANCED DATA RATE FOR GSM EVOLUTION.

GPRS – GENERAL PACKET RADIO SERVICE.

3G – 3RD GENERATION.

GSM – GLOBAL SYSTEM FOR MOBILE COMMUNICATION.

CDMA – CODE DIVISION MULTIPLE ACCESS.

UMTS – UNIVERSAL MOBILE TELECOMMUNICATION SYSTEM.

ARPANET – ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECT AGENCY NETWORK.

AM/FM – AMPLITUDE/ FREQUENCY MODULATION.

WLAN –  WIRELESS LOCAL AREA NETWORK

CPU – CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT

RAM – RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY

ROM – READ ONLY MEMORY

PROM – Programmable Read Only Memory

HDD – Hard Disk Drive

FDD – Floppy Disk Drive

KBD – KeyBoard

I/O – Input & Output

CD – Compact Disk

DVD – Digital Video Disk

SMPS – Switch Mode Power Supply

POST – Power ON Self Test

BIOS – Basic Input Output System

VDU – Visible Display Unit

LED – Light Embedded Diode

LCD – Liquid Crystal Display

USB – Universal Serial Bus

VGA – Video/Visual Graphic Adapter

LAN – Local Area Network

WAN – Wide Area Network

MAN – Metropolitan Area Network

HLL – High Level Language

LLL – Low Level Language

MIPS – Million of Instruction Per Second

Mbps – Mega Bytes Per second

Kbps – Kilo Bytes per second

CMD – COMMAND

KB – KILOBYTE

MB – MEGA BYTE

GB – GIGA BYTE

GiB – GIBI BYTE

TB – TERA BYTE

TiB – TEBI BYTE

PB – PETA BYTE

PiB – PEBI BYTE

EB – EXA BYTE

EiB – EXBI BYTE

ZB – ZETTA BYTE

ZiB – ZEBI BYTE

YB – YOTTA BYTE

YiB – YOBI BYTE

LCD – LIQUID CRYSTAL DISPLAY

LED – LIGHT-EMITTING DIODE

NTFS – NEW TECHNOLOGY FILE SYSTEM

FAT – FILE ALLOCATION TABLE

DOC – DOCUMENT

TXT – TEXT

SD – SECURE DIGITAL

USB – UNIVERSAL SERIAL BUS

IT – INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

NET – INTERNET

IP – INTERNET PROTOCOL

AP – ACCESS POINT

DNS – DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM

HTTP – HYPERTEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL

HTTPS – HYPERTEXT TRANSFER PROTOCOL SECURE

HTML – HYPERTEXT MARKUP LANGUAGE

PHP – HYPERTEXT PREPROCESSOR

XML – EXTENSIBLE MARKUP LANGUAGE

CSS – CASCADING STYLE SHEETS

ASP – ACTIVE SERVER PAGES

SQL – STRUCTURED QUERY LANGUAGE

RSS – REALLY SIMPLE SYNDICATION

DMCA – DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT

IPV4 – INTERNET PROTOCOL VERSION 4

IPV6 – INTERNET PROTOCOL VERSION 6

VOIP – VOICE OVER INTERNET PROTOCOL

FAQ – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

SEO – SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION

1024 Bytes – 1 Kilo Byte ( KB )

1024 KB – 1 Mega Byte ( MB )

1024 MB – 1 Gyga Byte ( GB )

1024 GB – 1 Tera Byte ( TB )

1024 TB – 1 Peta Byte ( PB )

1024 PB – 1 Exa Byte ( EB )

1024 EB – 1 Zetta Byte ( ZB )

1024 ZB – 1 Yotta Byte ( YB )

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  1. dinesh mor says:

    Very important for computer and also other students

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