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Old 01-28-2007, 06:33 AM   #21
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Default Re: Acronyms.

Look here for a comprehensive list
http://www.geocities.com/ikind_babel/babel/babel.html
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Old 01-28-2007, 07:01 AM   #22
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heres some more

MB-Megabyte
GB-Gigabyte
am sure you know them ones already

POST-Power On Self Test
S.M.A.R.T-Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology
BIOS-basic input output system
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Old 01-28-2007, 07:23 AM   #23
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interesting about the BIOS... I almost didn't think it was an acronym.
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Old 01-28-2007, 09:14 AM   #24
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Ye i thought BIOS was just BIOS lol.

Also , i used to think FTW was 'F*** The What!' lmao.........
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Old 01-28-2007, 12:15 PM   #25
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What about hard drive, is it HD or HDD, because I've seen it written both ways, which is correct?
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both ways are correct
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Old 01-28-2007, 01:13 PM   #27
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Quote:
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What about hard drive, is it HD or HDD, because I've seen it written both ways, which is correct?
HD - Hard Drive
HDD - Hard Disk Drive

Same thing basically.
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