Configuration

In the computing world, when people talk about their computer configuration, they are referring to the technical specifications, or the "tech specs" of their computer. These specs typically include processor speed, the amount of RAM, total disk space, and the type of video card in the machine.

While there are many other advanced specifications that you could list, if you know the four mentioned above, most computer geeks will grant you acceptance into their conversation.

Updated in 2006 by Per C.

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Gaining unauthorized access to a system is also called what?

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Chopping
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Slicing
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Scraping
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Hacking
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