Tech Terminology Explained

Wait, what? You don’t understand geek speak! Don’t worry; we’ve got you covered. An essential part of getting the most out of technology is understanding the terminology associated with it. Hang around here for a while, and you’ll understand the lingo in no time!

What Is a Context Menu?

Screenshot of a folder context menu in Windows.

A context menu (also called a right-click or pop-up menu) provides a set of shortcuts to typical actions or functions you might want to take.

Where is the Windows Key located on my keyboard?

Windows Key Location On Keyboard

The Windows Key is a function key included on Microsoft Windows’ computer and laptop keyboards. It’s used with other keys to perform quick tasks such as opening or cycling through open apps and, my favorite, quickly locking the computer. PC keyboards have two Windows Keys (Win) placed on each side of the spacebar.