(redirected from Windows PC)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.


A trademark for any of a series of GUIs or GUI-based computer operating systems.


pl n
denoting a VDU display in which some areas may be manipulated separately from the rest of the display area


(ˈwɪn doʊz)
Trademark. any of several microcomputer operating systems or environments featuring a graphical user interface: developed by Microsoft Corporation.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Windows - (trademark) an operating system with a graphical user interface
operating system, OS - (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
References in periodicals archive ?
Google Chrome will now be able to detect suspicious or unwanted programs in the user's Windows PC and give the user the option to remove them in one click.
The PS Now game streaming service by Sony is already offering PlayStation 4 (PS4) games for Windows PC, starting with 20 titles from various genres.
Launching globally on February 5, 2016 for Windows PC and coming to Mac and Linux via Feral Interactive, the XCOM 2 Digital Deluxe Edition includes the sequel to the Game of the Year award-winning strategy title XCOM: Enemy Unknown, the XCOM 2 Reinforcement Pack and the digital soundtrack.
Utilizing Tabitop's patent pending TabiMouse technology, along with a standard Bluetooth tablet keyboard, users can now have the same functionality and experience formerly only available on Windows PC devices.
Interactive entertainment software developer and publisher THQ Inc (NASDAQ:THQI) revealed on Thursday that its action-adventure title Darksiders for Windows PC has now shipped to retail outlets worldwide.
Worldwide Computer Products News-30 December 2009-SouthPeak Interactive announces Blood Bowl for Windows PC, Xbox 360 and PSP(C)1995-2009 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
The system features an integral Windows PC and touchscreen fiat panel display in a compact, network-ready unit.
For Apple system memory, that translates to some $30 to $40 for a 256MB module and even less for most Windows PC RAM.
Microsoft continues to struggle with CE in the wireless world, and just about every company is now throwing their applications on the Web, limiting the need (in many cases) for a Windows PC.
There is a segment of the market that nobody has been able to quantify, namely where the parents use a Windows PC at work and the child uses a Macintosh at school,'' Bajarin said.
Using this service, arbitrary Windows applications which already installed on your first Windows PC is available on your subsequent Windows PC.
The company said that it made the decision in order to focus on improving the service for the PlayStation 4 and Windows PC.