Computers For Seniors Glossary: G
gadgets: Usually larger than icons, gadgets display information, such as the time (in a clock) or the current weather report.
gaming computers: Computers with more sophisticated sound and image capabilities. These gaming or multimedia models typically require a larger hard disk to handle these functions.
gridlines: When you look at a Microsoft Excel worksheet onscreen, you see faint, gray-blue lines — gridlines — that separate the rows and columns.