Computer Knowledge - Exam Oriented
1. Application Software
In order to install the Application Software, it is necessary to have an Operating System previously installed; Most modern application software comes on a CD or DVD. Installing a program is not simply done by copying the contents of the CD onto the hard disk. In order to perform the program installation one usually needs to run the installer or set-up program usually present. This program provides an interface and guides you step by step on how to install the program. In the progress, program files might be uncompressed, put into their correct sub directories, and the system configured for usage. If a problem with the installation should arise, you should consult the installation manuals provided with the software.