application program

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application program,

n a standard and frequently used computer program tailored to medical and dental needs. It may be supplied to the user by the manufacturer, purchased from a software house, or written by the user.
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The architecture of VENSA is designed such that it can incorporate existing VE toolkits without interfering with the application program code.
Many application programs require a large number of keystrokes to evoke certain functions.
Our test put a particularly heavy strain on Win95 because many of the application programs we have were designed for Windows 3.
The most popular network configuration is the LAN, in which one or more personal computers (PCs) are the main repositories of all application programs and data files shared by the network users.
As application programs get larger, they bump up against the 640K memory limitation of DOS.

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