Viewing topic: Port

See sub-topics for Port ... >> Computer Science >> Software Engineering >> Port

Highest Rated Sign

Video id: #2271 (enlarge)
Post date: 7/27/2012
Posted by: kkp5232
  • Currently 0.0/5 Stars.
  0 ratings
See all signs (1)


  • Definition: 1. to adapt a program from one kind of computer to another. For example, some PC programs have been ported to the Macintosh. 2. a connection where a computer can be connected to an external device, such as a modem, printer, or tape drive. 3. a unique number used by a microprocessor to identify an input-output device. For example, the hexadecimal number 3F8 is the port address for part of the circuitry that controls the first serial port (COM1) on PC-compatible computers. 4. a number identifying the type of connection requested by a remote computer on the Internet.

    Source: Downing, Douglas, et al. Dictionary of Computer and Internet Terms. 10th ed. New York, 2009. Print.

  • Listed under: Software Engineering, Architecture, Hardware, Information Technology

  • 12:51pm 5/13/2015

    User: reinlessjacklin

    Post count: 368

    Type here...Good way of describing, and good paragraph to obtain information regarding my presentation topic, which I am going to convey in academy. Top 10 Bike Accessories