PCs Glossary: E
EDO: Extended Data Output; an older type of computer memory module that’s used on only old Pentium motherboards.
EIDE: Enhanced Integrated Drive Electronics; a type of hard drive.
ergonomics: Adapting work or working conditions to suit the worker.
Ethernet: The standards and protocols used by Windows for networking.
expansion card: A circuitry board that you can add to a computer internally to expand that computer’s capabilities.
expansion slot: A slot on a computer’s motherboard available for adding expansion cards, which add new components to the PC.
external device: Another name for a peripheral.
external storage media: External devices such as peripheral hard drives, DVD drives, flash drives, or memory card readers.