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What is Operating System An operating system is a program that acts an intermediary between a user of a computer and the computer hardware The purpose of an operating system is to provide an environment in which a user can execute programs The main purpose of an operating is to make the computer system convenient to use and user can the computer hardware in an efficient manner An operating system is similar to a government The components of a computer system are its hardware software and data The operating system provides the means for the proper use of these resources in the operating system Like a government the operating system performs no useful function by itself It simply provides an environment within which other programs can do useful work The Operating System With Advantages and Disadvantages Nowadays most of the computers are using the Window as their operating system Microsoft-designed computer operating system a program that controls the basic functions of personal computers Windows started life as Microsofts take on a graphical user interface GUI Windows 30 Window 31 and Window 311 were the three earliest versions of Microsofts Windows operating system Windows 95 is a major upgrade to Windows 31 This operating system is a true operating system and not an operating environment as were the 3x version of Windows Windows 95 does not require a separate version of DOS although some DOS features are included for compatibility One advantage of Windows 95 is its improved graphical user interface which makes working with files and programs easier than earlier versions Another advantage of Windows 95 is most programs run faster under it because it is written to take advantage of newer 32-bit processors and supports cooperative multitaski ng Window 95 includes support for peer-to-peer networking and e-mail Windows 95 does not include the tools for developing Internet Web pages and operating Web page server After some times Microsoft comes out another operating system to
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