The left pane of a folder window. You can choose to display different lists in this area, including a Folders list, a History list, or a Favorites list.
A list of folders, files, or Web sites. You can add items to the Favorites list and then quickly access the item.
An organized unit of information inside your computer.
A portable storage medium that consists of a flexible magnetic disk protected by a plastic case. Floppy disks are available in a variety of sizes and capacities.
A storage location on your hard disk in which you keep related files together.
A list of the drives and folders on your system. In folder windows, you can display the Folder list by clicking the Folders button.
A character set of a specific typeface, type style, and type size.
A series of text boxes and buttons that enable you to format the characters in your document. The format bar typically appears under the toolbar.
The process of setting up a disk so that a drive can read its information and write information to it. Not to be confused with character formatting.
When a single file is chopped up and stored in separate chunks scattered around a hard disk. You can fix this by running Windows XP's Disk Defragmenter program.