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  • Windows CardSpace - Windows CardSpace is the code name for an identity management component in Microsoft's upcoming WinFX product suite.
  • Windows CE - Windows CE is based on the Microsoft Windows operating system but is designed for including or embedding in mobile and other space-constrained devices.
  • Windows Cheat Sheets - We've gathered cheat sheets for fast reference to Windows information.
  • Windows clustering - In computers, clustering is the use of multiple computers, typically PCs or UNIX workstations, multiple storage devices, and redundant interconnections, to form what appears to users as a single highly available system.
  • Windows Communication Foundation - Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) is Microsoft's programming model for using managed code to build unified Web services and other distributed systems that can talk to each other.
  • Windows Defender Application Guard - Windows Defender Application Guard is a security tool built into Microsoft Edge that isolates browser sessions from the desktop in a virtual machine (VM) to prevent any malicious activity from reaching the desktop.
  • Windows Defender Exploit Guard - Windows Defender Exploit Guard (EG) is an anti-malware software developed by Microsoft that provides intrusion protection for users with the Windows 10 operating system (OS).
  • Windows Deployment Services (WDS) - Windows Deployment Services is a server role that gives admins the ability to deploy Windows operating systems remotely.
  • Windows Directory Statistics - WinDirStat (Windows Directory Statistics) is a free, open-source disk usage analyzer and cleanup tool for Microsoft Windows.
  • Windows Domain Join - Windows Domain Join is a feature that lets users establish a remote and secure connection to a work domain using credentials from the enterprise, allowing them to effectively "join" that domain.
  • Windows Embedded - Windows Embedded is Microsoft’s embedded operating systems  product group.
  • Windows event log - The Windows event log is a detailed record of system, security and application notifications stored by the Windows operating system that is used by administrators to diagnose system problems and predict future issues.
  • Windows File Share Witness (FSW) - A Windows File Share Witness is a file share available to nodes in a high availability cluster.
  • Windows File System - The Windows File System (WFS) is Microsoft's new storage system for its upcoming SQL server release.
  • Windows File System (WinFS) - The Windows File System (WFS) is Microsoft's new storage system for its upcoming SQL server release.
  • Windows Genuine Advantage - Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA) is a program that investigates Windows -based computers to be sure that their copy of the Windows operating system (OS) is legitimate.
  • Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA) - Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA) is a program that investigates Windows -based computers to be sure that their copy of the Windows operating system (OS) is legitimate.
  • Windows Hardware Quality Labs - Windows Hardware Quality Labs (WHQL) is a Microsoft procedure for certifying that the hardware for peripherals and other components is compatible (works as expected) with Microsoft Windows operating systems.
  • windows icons mouse and pull down menus - WIMP is an acronym describing the desktop user interface familiar to Windows and Mac computer users, significant features of which are windows, icons, a mouse, and pull-down menus.
  • windows icons mouse and pull-down menus - WIMP is an acronym describing the desktop user interface familiar to Windows and Mac computer users, significant features of which are windows, icons, a mouse, and pull-down menus.
  • windows icons mouse and pulldown menus - WIMP is an acronym describing the desktop user interface familiar to Windows and Mac computer users, significant features of which are windows, icons, a mouse, and pull-down menus.
  • Windows Imaging Format (WIM) - The Windows Imaging Format (or WIM) is used for the creation and distribution of disk image files.
  • Windows Internet Naming Service - Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS), part of the Microsoft Windows NT and 2000 Servers, manages the association of workstation names and locations with Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses) without the user or an administrator having to be involved in each configuration change.
  • Windows key (Winkey) - The Windows key (Winkey) is a relatively new keyboard key sporting a specially-designed Microsoft Windows logo.
  • Windows Live SkyDrive - Windows Live SkyDrive is a free online file storage system from Microsoft.
  • Windows Management Instrumentation - Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is a set of specifications from Microsoft for consolidating the management of devices and applications in a network from Windows computing systems.
  • Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) - Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) is a set of specifications from Microsoft for consolidating the management of devices and applications in a network from Windows computing systems.
  • Windows Management Instrumentation Command line (WMIC) - The Windows Management Instrumentation Command line (WMIC) is a software utility intended to help IT staffers retrieve information contained within the Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) architecture of almost any Microsoft operating system, starting with Windows XP.
  • Windows Me - Windows Me (Millenium Edition) is an operating system from Microsoft released commercially September 14, 2000.
  • Windows Media Player - Windows Media Player (WMP) is a software application from Microsoft used to play, store and organize digital audio, images and video.
  • Windows Media Player (WMP) - Windows Media Player (WMP) is a software application from Microsoft used to play, store and organize digital audio, images and video.
  • Windows Mixed Reality - Windows Mixed Reality is a Microsoft platform for virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality (MR).
  • Windows NT - Windows NT is a Microsoft Windows personal computer operating system designed for users and businesses needing advanced capability.
  • Windows Phone - x.
  • Windows Phone 7 - Windows Phone 7 is a Microsoft operating system for smartphones.
  • Windows Presentation Foundation - Windows Presentation Foundation, or WPF, is Microsoft's development tool for Web applications and rich client applications.
  • Windows Process Activation Service (WPAS) - Windows Process Activation Service (WAS) is a tool for managing worker processes that contain applications that host Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) services.
  • Windows Product Activation - Windows Product Activation (WPA) is the mandatory product registration system included in Microsoft's Windows XP, Office XP, and recent Office products (such as Word 2002 or Excel 2002) as a means of enforcing compliance with the company's End User License Agreement (EULA).
  • Windows reboot loop - A reboot loop (or boot loop) occurs when a Windows device unexpectedly restarts at some point during its otherwise normal startup process.
  • Windows Registry Editor (regedit) - Windows Registry Editor is an operating system tool IT administrators can use to make changes to Windows Registry.
  • Windows Remote Desktop - Windows Remote Desktop is a program that allows the user to connect to a computer in another location and interact with it as if it were local.
  • Windows Remote Management - Windows Remote Management (WinRM) is a feature of Windows Vista that allows administrators to remotely run management scripts.
  • Windows Remote Management (WinRM) - Windows Remote Management (WinRM) is a feature of Windows Vista that allows administrators to remotely run management scripts.
  • Windows RT - Windows RT (for "Runtime") is a version of Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system (OS) designed for mobile devices, particularly tablet PCs.
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 - Windows Server 2008 R2 is a server operating system developed by Microsoft, which builds on the enhancements built into Windows Server 2008.
  • Windows Server 2012 (WS 2012) - Windows Server 2012, formerly codenamed Windows Server 8, is the latest version of Windows Server.
  • Windows Server 8 - Windows Server 8 is Microsoft’s next-generation server operating system scheduled for a 2012 release date.
  • Windows Server Backup - Windows Server Backup is a feature that offers backup and recovery options for Windows Server environments.
  • Windows Server Client Access License (CAL) - A Windows Server Client Access License (CAL) is a license that gives a user or device the right to access services from a server running the Windows Server operating system.
  • Windows Server Core - Windows Server Core is a minimal installation option for the Windows Server operating system (OS) that has no GUI and only includes the components required to perform server roles and run applications.
  • Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) - Windows Server Failover Clustering (WSFC) is a feature of the Windows Server platform for improving the high availability (HA) of applications and services.
  • Windows Server Update Services - Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), also called Windows Update Services (WUS), is a free add-on for managing patches and updates to the Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2000, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems.
  • Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) - Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), also called Windows Update Services (WUS), is a free add-on for managing patches and updates to the Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2000, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems.
  • Windows Sharepoint Services (WSS) - Windows Sharepoint Services (WSS) is a portal-based platform for creating, managing and sharing documents and customized Web services.
  • Windows SharePoint Server - Windows Sharepoint Services (WSS) is a portal-based platform for creating, managing and sharing documents and customized Web services.
  • Windows Sharepoint Services - Windows Sharepoint Services (WSS) is a portal-based platform for creating, managing and sharing documents and customized Web services.
  • Windows Storage Server 2012 - Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2012 (WSS 2012) is a platform for network-attached storage (NAS ) appliances and iSCSI storage systems.
  • Windows Storage Spaces - Windows Storage Spaces is a feature in Microsoft Windows Server 2012 that is used to virtualize and provision storage.
  • Windows Store - Windows Store is the online marketplace for Windows 8 and Windows RT users to purchase and download apps.
  • Windows Sysinternals - Windows Sysinternals is a suite of more than 70 freeware utilities that was initially developed by Mark Russinovich and Bryce Cogswell that is used to monitor, manage and troubleshoot the Windows operating system, and which Microsoft now owns and hosts on its TechNet site.
  • Windows Thin PC - Windows Thin PC (WinTPC)  is a stripped down version of Windows 7 for legacy PCs that do not have the resources to support a full version of Windows 7.
  • Windows To Go - Windows To Go is a feature of the Windows 8 Enterprise operating system that allows it to be copied to a portable USB storage device.
  • Windows Update Services - Windows Server Update Services (WSUS), also called Windows Update Services (WUS), is a free add-on for managing patches and updates to the Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2000, and Windows Server 2003 operating systems.
  • Windows Workflow Foundation - Windows Workflow Foundation (WF or WinWF) is Microsoft's programming model for building workflow-enabled applications in the Windows operating system.
  • Windows XP Mode - Windows XP Mode is a feature of the Windows 7 operating system that allows it to run applications that are only compatible with Windows XP.
  • Wine - Wine is open source software that allows Microsoft Windows applications to be run on x86 processor-based Unix-like systems, including Linux, FreeBSD, and Solaris.
  • Wine is not an emulator - Wine is open source software that allows Microsoft Windows applications to be run on x86 processor-based Unix-like systems, including Linux, FreeBSD, and Solaris.
  • WinFrame - WinFrame is a software product from Citrix that, together with a Windows NT operating system, allows a computer server to provide Windows applications and data for attached computer workstations.
  • WinFS - The Windows File System (WFS) is Microsoft's new storage system for its upcoming SQL server release.
  • WinFX - .NET 3.
  • wink release - In telecommunications, a wink is a signal in the form of a brief interruption in an otherwise continuous signal.
  • winnowing - Chaffing and winnowing are dual components of a privacy-enhancement scheme that does not require encryption.
  • WinNuke - A "blue bomb" (also known as "WinNuke") is a technique for causing the Windows operating system of someone you're communicating with to crash or suddenly terminate.
  • WinPE (Microsoft Windows Preinstallation Environment) - WinPE, also called the Microsoft Windows Preinstallation Environment, is a simplified operating system based on a version of the Windows kernel.
  • WinRM - Windows Remote Management (WinRM) is a feature of Windows Vista that allows administrators to remotely run management scripts.
  • WinRT - WinRT is the Windows Runtime library that provides system services for Metro apps.
  • WINS - Windows Internet Naming Service (WINS), part of the Microsoft Windows NT and 2000 Servers, manages the association of workstation names and locations with Internet Protocol addresses (IP addresses) without the user or an administrator having to be involved in each configuration change.
  • Winsock - Winsock is a programming interface and the supporting program that handles input/output requests for Internet applications in a Windows operating system.
  • Winsock 2 - Like Winsock, Winsock 2 is a programming interface and the supporting program that handles input/output requests for Internet applications in a Windows operating system.
  • Wintel - Wintel is a computer trade industry term for personal computers based on the Intel microprocessor and one of the Windows operating system from Microsoft.
  • WinWF - Windows Workflow Foundation (WF or WinWF) is Microsoft's programming model for building workflow-enabled applications in the Windows operating system.
  • WinZip - WinZip is a Windows program that lets you archive and compress files so that you can store or distribute them more efficiently.
  • WIP - Work in progress (WIP), also called work in process, is inventory that has begun the manufacturing process and is no longer included in raw materials inventory but is not yet a completed product.
  • WIP limit - A WIP (work in progress) limit is a strategy for preventing bottlenecks in software development.
  • wipe - Wipe, in a computing context, means to erase all data on a hard drive to render it unreadable.
  • Wipro Technologies (Wipro Limited) - Wipro Technologies, also known as Wipro Limited, is an India-based software and technology services provider that targets the global market.
  • WIPS (wireless intrusion prevention system) - A wireless intrusion prevention system (WIPS) is a dedicated security device or integrated software application that monitors a wireless LAN network's radio spectrum for rogue access points and other wireless threats.
  • wire gauges - American Wire Gauge (AWG) is the standard way to denote wire size in North America.
  • wire speed - Wire speed refers to the rate of data transfer a given telecommunication technology provides at the physical wire level.
  • Wired Equivalent Privacy - Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) is a security protocol, specified in the IEEE Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) standard, 802.
  • Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) - Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) is a security protocol, specified in the IEEE Wireless Fidelity (Wi-Fi) standard, 802.
  • Wired for Management - Wired for Management (WfM) is a specification from Intel that allows the performance of certain computer configuration and maintenance functions over a network or dial-up connection.
  • wireframe - A wireframe is a black and white line drawing that's used in early-stage web design to provide stakeholders with a visual representation of a web page's layout and information architecture.
  • wireless - Wireless is a term used to define telecommunication and data transmission without wires.
  • Wireless Abstract XML - Wireless Abstract XML (WAX) is an abstract markup language and associated tools that facilitate wireless application development.
  • wireless ad hoc network (WANET) - A wireless ad hoc network (WANET) is a type of local area network (LAN) that is built spontaneously to enable two or more wireless devices to be connected to each other without requiring typical network infrastructure equipment, such as a wireless router or access point.
  • Wireless Application Protocol - Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) is a specification for a set of communication protocols to standardize the way that wireless devices, such as cellular telephones and radio transceivers, can be used for internet access, including email, the web, newsgroups and instant messaging.
  • Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) - Wireless Application Protocol (WAP) is a specification for a set of communication protocols to standardize the way that wireless devices, such as cellular telephones and radio transceivers, can be used for internet access, including email, the web, newsgroups and instant messaging.
  • wireless application service provider - WASP is also an acronym for the Web Standards Project.
  • wireless ASP - WASP is also an acronym for the Web Standards Project.
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