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Dictaphone

A dictaphone

2

Classer

To file

3

Fichier

A card index

4

Fiche

An index card

5

Grand livre

The ledger

6

Feuilles mobiles

Loose leaf

7

Chemise

A folder

8

L informatique

Data processing
Computing

9

Logiciel

Software
A piece of software

10

Ordinateur

Hardware

11

Disquette

A floppy disc

12

Entrer des donnees

To feed data into a computer

13

uC

The main frame

14

Ordi de bureau

A desktop computer

15

Terminal

A terminal

16

Passionne

A computaholic
A geek

17

Pirate

A hacker

18

Parasite virus

A bug
A worm
A virus

19

Traitement de word

A word processor

20

Imprimante

A printer

21

Imprimer

To print out

22

Materiel info

Hardware

23

Ordi central

Big iron
Mainframe computer

24

Info

Computer science

25

L info
Tic

IT-information technology

26

Stock a distance
Info virtuelle

Cloud computing

27

Teletravail

Telecommuting
Teleworking

28

Societe de service et d ingenierie info

Computer bureau

29

Ordi monocarte

SBC - single board computer

30

Ordi a haut debit

A broadband / high-speed computer

31

Cybercriminalite
Fraude info

Computer crime
Fraud

32

Panne

Computer error

33

Prise de terre

Earth / ground (US)

34

Sauvegarder
Sauvegarde

To back up
Backup

35

Faire une Sauvegarde

To make a back up

36

Inge info chercheur

Computer scientist

37


Ayant connaissances
Sans connaissances en info

Computer literate / illiterate

38

Inge info

Computer engineer

39

Ardoise elect

A notepad computer

40

Sortie papier
Listing

Computer printout

41

Barre menu

Menu bar

42

Barre defilement

Scroll bar

43

Barre outils

Tool bar

44

Faire defiler

To scroll down/up

45

Essai blanc
Test

A desk check
A dry run

46

Gestionnaire de periph

Peripheral driver

47

Language info

Computer language

48

Jargon info

Computerese

49

Fournisseur

An internet provider

50

Programme

A programme

51

Archive

Software library

52

Concepteur

Software writer

53

Autorisation de copie

Software licence / license ( US)

54

Progiciel

Software package / software system

55

Assurance
Garantie

Software quality assurance

56

Logiciel de creation

Web design software

57

Concepteur sites

Web designer

58

Magazine

Webzine

59

Stylo

Wand

60

Cnil

French data protection watchdog

61

Corecteur

Grammar / spell check

62

Donnees douteuses

GIGO- garbage in, garbage out

63

Pepin

Glitch

64

Tomber en panne

To go down
To crash

65

Manette

Gamepad
Joypad
Control pad
Joystick

66

Accessoire jeu

Gaming gear

67

Espadrilles

Gap

68

Police

Font

69

@

'at' symbol

70

Fichier

A (data) file

71

Dossier
Repertoire

A directory

72

Initialiser

To initialize

73

Numeriser

To digitize / to scan

74

Tablette

Digitizing pad / Tablette

75

Numeriaue

Digital

76

Messagerie
Tableau affichage

BBS- bulletin board system

77

UC

CPU- central processing unit

78

Clavier tactile

Touch-sensitive
Key board
Touch-pad

79

Touche maj

The shift

80

Saisie
Taper
Entrer

To type in
To enter
To key in

81

Code confidential

PIN personal identification number

82

A l abri des virus

Foolproof

83

Gras

In bold type

84

Petit

In small print

85

Poste

My computer

86

Vide memoirs

Memory dump

87

Base donnees

Data base

88

Feuille calculus

Spreadsheet

89

Onduleur

UPS- uninterruptible power supply

90

Aria toon

Drip

91

Chute tension
Panne courant partielle

Brownout

92

Installer cartouche

To install / fit in the ink cartridge

93

Ecran visualisation

VDU- visual display unit
Terminal

94

Carte mere

Motherboard

95

Stockage

Storage

96

Empire vive

RAM- random access memory

97

Memoire morte

ROM - read only memory

98

Telecharger

Download

99

Televerser

To upload

100

Console

A console

101

Prise
Port usb

A plug/ USB ( Universal Serial Bus ) plug

102

Prise femelle

A Socket

103

Naviguer

Surfing on the net/web

104

Se brancher

To go online

105

Se debranchee

To go offline

106

Configurer

To set up

107

Reinitialiser

To reset

108

Redemarrage
Redemarrer

Restart
To reboot

109

Allumer

To switch on
Start

110

Eteindre

To switch off
Shut down

111

Ouvrir fermer
Quitter session

To log in/on
To log out / off

112

Identifiant

Login

113

Signet

A bookmark

114

Inserer disaus

To insert the book disk

115

Lancememtn

Bootup

116

Sature

Overloaded

117

Permutation

Change over

118

Barre oblique

Slash

119

Barre oblique inverse

Stroke

120

Depannage

Troubleshooting

121

Touche

Key

122

Claviste

Keyboard operator
Keyboarder

123

Ordi sans clavier

A pen-based computer

124

Touche retour

The new paragraph key

125

Fonctionner

To run

126

Calcultette

An adding, calculating machine

127

Faire Fonctionner

Run

128

Supprimer
Effacer

Delete
Erase

129

Recuperer

Retrieve

130

Mise a jour

Update

131

Graver cd

To burn a CD

132

Lecteur de cd

A CD player

133

Graveur

A CD burner

134

Lecteur

CD-ROM drive

135

Informatiser

To computerize

136

Cle magnetique

Computerized key

137

Remise a 0

Reset the counter
Counter reset

138

SAV

Backup service

139

Graphes

Graphics

140

Diagramme batons

Bar chart

141

Diagramme circulaire

Pie chart

142

Tablette graphique

Graphics tablet
Graphics pad

143

Crayon electronique

( graphics ) light pen

144

Representations graphiques

Graphic images

145

Rechercher

To set/ search

146

Graphiste

Graphics designer

147

Couper
Coller

To cut and paste

148

Copier

To copy

149

Casser code

To crack a code

150

Ecraser donnee

To scratch data

151

Bloc note

Scratchpad
Notepad

152

Rayure

A scratch

153

Forum

Chatgroup
Chatroom

154

Message crypte

Cipher

155

TIC

CIT

156

Vider memoire

To clear an area of memory

157

Se connecter avec

To hook up with so

158

Magazine electronique

An e-zine
An online magazine

159

Galerie marchande virtuelle

A cybermall

160

Navigateur

A web browser

161

Accroc

Computer geek/nerd
Computernik

162

Pirate

Hacker

163

Penetrer

To hack into a system

164

Virus

Computer virus

165

Cheval troie

Trojan

166

Bogue

Bug

167

Cybercrime

Cybercrime

168

Ordi supplantes par ordiphones?

Are computers going to be superseded by smartphones ?