Types of Software
There are two main types of software to be aware of these are SYSTEMS and APPLICATION software.
Systems software are programs that are needed for the computer to run effectively. Some examples include defragmentation software, anti virus software and Operating Systems. (For more info on Operating systems, click on the tab at the top.
Applications software are programs that enable the users to do things of use. Examples - Microsoft word allows users to word process. Photoshop allows the users to alter images. Google Sketch up allows users to create 3D models.