The Operating System

It is a collection of programs that operates the computer.

It can also be said to be a suite of programs acting as an interface between the user of computers and hardware.

The operating system normally interfaces with the users application software and hardware to allow the user to enter instructions through the keyboard.

Examples of operating systems ate: PC- DOS, MS DOS, UNIX, OS/2, XENIX, CP/M, Macintosh Operating System

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