Fujitsu LifeBook A1110 User Guide

Glossary

Glossary

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       Glossary
AC Adapter 
A device which converts the AC voltage from a wall outlet to the DC voltage needed to power your 
LifeBook notebook.
Access point 
Wireless network device used to bridge wireless and wired network traffic. 
ACPI 
Advanced Configuration and Power Interface
Active-Matrix Display 
A type of technology for making flat-panel displays which has a transistor or similar device for every 
pixel on the screen.
Ad Hoc Mode 
Ad Hoc Mode refers to a wireless network architecture where wireless network connectivity between 
multiple computers is established without a central wireless network device, typically known as Access 
Points. Connectivity is accomplished using only client devices in a peer-to-peer fashion. For details, refer 
to on “Ad Hoc Mode” on page 146