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Backtracking The process of retracing a user’s path of interaction. Using Windows Help systems the Back button provides a means of doing this. All fully specified authoring tools – such as Multimedia ToolBook – and Help System development tools allow the developer to integrate a backtracking feature in applications. Web browsers also feature backtracking controls. ) Backward-compatible A hardware component, program object, language compiler, program or operating system that is compatible with an earlier version.

The rationalisation of hardware and software standards means that products from numerous manufacturers can be integrated into one system. 5. A firewall architecture includes component parts such as screening routers. ) 6. A general term that might be used to refer to the design of hardware and software, ranging from mainframes and networks to applications programs and operating systems (OSes). Archive A method of storing files for backup or long-term storage. Removable media that might be used for archiving purpose include 100 Mbyte Zip disks and 1 Gbyte Jaz disks from Iomega, as well as media devices from SyQuest.

Guidelines for creating ActiveX controls ● Refer to existing active controls in the public domain, to those that are shareware, and to those that might be conventionally marketed and sold. The economics of recreating that which has already been created might prove undesirable. Study the functionality of the ActiveX controls and try to obtain real-world reviews of them, in order to gain an understanding of what may be expected from them. ● Use the latest editions of development tools such as Visual Basic Control Edition and Visual Studio.

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