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What is the "CLOCK UNIT " of the computer ?

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Asked by minakshi verma, 24 Sep '07 05:02 pm
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CENTRAL PROCESSING UNIT.

The main unit inside the computer is the CPU. This unit is responsible for all events inside the computer. It controls all internal and external devices, performs arithmetic and logic operations. The operations a microprocessor performs are called the instruction set of this processor. The instruction set is "hard wired" in the CPU and determines the machine language for the CPU. The more complicated the instruction set is, the slower the CPU works. Processors differ from one another by the instruction set. If the same program can run on two different computer brands they are said to be compatible. Programs written for IBM compatible computers will not run on Apple computers because these two architectures are not compatible.

There is an exception to this rule. Apple Macintosh with a program SoftPC loaded can run programs written for IBM PC. Programs like SoftPC make one CPU "pretend" to be another. These programs are called software emulators. Althou ...more
Answered by NISH, 24 Sep '07 05:03 pm

 
  
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its for time settinmg Process Desktop - my com - control Panal-clock
Answered by charushila pore, 24 Sep '07 05:06 pm

 
  
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