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    Computer problems


    Icons= Small pictures on a computer which represent programmes.

    Applications= Programmes designed to do different jobs. For example- PowerPoint, Word, Excel etc.

    Hang or Freeze= When there is a problem with the system, and the cursor gets locked and you cannot move anything.

    Crash= A sudden failure of a computer.

    Drivers= Software programmes that control devices like the mouse, printers etc. which are attached to the computer.

    Server= A computer that controls or supplies information to several computers connected in a network.



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    1. I cannot close the ( )   [ap...] and if I try my computer freezes.

    2. I was listening to some songs on my computer and it ( )   [sh...] suddenly. (2 words)

    3. Oh no, these ( )   [p...] ads are so annoying, can you tell me how to disable them?

    4. I started my computer and I don't see any icons; it is ( )   [h...].

    5. Your laptop is ( )   [ov...], maybe the fan is blocked.

    6. You should update your ( )   [d...] to keep your computer running smoothly.

    7. Sorry, the server is slow and my internet connection is ( )   [di...] often so I can't send her an email

    8. Your computer hard drive is almost full, that is the reason why your computer is very ( )   [s...].

    9. His computer keeps restarting, it needs ( )   [v...] protection and scan to check for problems.

    10. I couldn't save the data in my project because my computer ( )   [c...].

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