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Understand applications

Understand applications: Computer Literacy for Windows 10
Understand applications: Computer Literacy for Windows 10

Applications are the programs your computer runs and in which you’ll spend most of your time when on your computer. Generally, an application is any piece of software used to accomplish a task, whether that task is writing a paper, composing music, printing a digital photo, playing a video game, browsing the web, or checking your email. This video explains how to open and manage multiple applications at once in Windows.

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Skill Level Beginner
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