computer user


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Noun1.computer user - a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or businesscomputer user - a person who uses computers for work or entertainment or communication or business
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
computer expert, computer guru - an authority on computers and computing
computer scientist - a scientist who specializes in the theory of computation and the design of computers
cybernaut - a computer user who uses the internet; someone who explores cyberspace
power user - (computing) a computer user who needs the fastest and most powerful computers available
coder, computer programmer, programmer, software engineer - a person who designs and writes and tests computer programs
system administrator - a person in charge of managing and maintaining a computer system of telecommunication system (as for a business or institution)
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In addition, intrusion detection software can alert the computer user when an attempt is being made to gain access to the computer and its information.
Although the computer user has some recourse against computer viruses, the costs may be high.
The interesting thing about this technology is that it allows an average computer user to quickly and automatically ``harvest'' millions of private e-mail addresses, and file them into categories, such as geographical location and specific interests.
It also means that a computer user doesn't have to pay attention to the computer screen all the time to keep up with what's happening.
For instance, the average computer user doesneIUt know where his email is stored.
computer user who bought a copy of Microsoft's Windows '95 in September.
Recent high-profile cases, as well as a rise in media exposure of online identity fraud, have increased the demand for security solutions that are intuitive for the everyday computer user," said Keith Edwards, associate professor at the College of Computing.
If you don't become a computer user, you're going to become a dinosaur.
com and run a vulnerability test through "Sygate Security Scan" to determine which Internet ports are open thereby leaving the computer user susceptible to an attack.
adult computer user population on the basis of region, age within gender, education, household income, race/ethnicity and amount of time spent using a computer per week.
Each day additional demands are put onto the home computer user.
Sarah Al-Otaibi, said in her MA dissertation on Web Technology in Southampton University in the United Kingdom that computer users could use their electronic fingerprints in their numerous accounts, an innovation that would provide more security and easy access for computer users, particularly those who might happen to forget their passwords.

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