display adapter

(computer science) an electronic device that converts information in memory to video output to a display
Syn: ↑display adaptor
Topics: ↑computer science, ↑computing
Hypernyms: ↑electronic device

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • display adapter — display card, graphics card, expansion board which handles output display on a monitor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • IBM Monochrome Display Adapter — IBM MDA Card with Hitachi HD6845 (= MC6845) and printer port …   Wikipedia

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — Pantalla verde controlada por un Monochrome Display Adapter. Para la sustancia química del mismo nombre que es una droga, véase MDA (química). Para la sustancia química psicoactiva de nombre semejante, véase MDMA. para ser exatos es un computador …   Wikipedia Español

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — MDA kompatible Karte mit Hitachi HD6845 (= MC6845) und Druckerport. Der IBM PC mit Monochro …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — Pour les articles homonymes, voir MDA. Le Monochrome Display Adapter ou MDA est une norme d affichage monochrome de caractères au format ASCII et le nom des premières cartes graphiques utilisées dans les IBM PC. Ce terme désigne aussi le mode 0… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — Monochrome Display Adapter,   MDA …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — black and white display card, old standard for text only display on a monitor, MDA …   English contemporary dictionary

  • IBM Monochrome Display Adapter — …   Википедия

  • Monochrome Display Adapter — …   Википедия

  • Adapter (computing) — In computing, adapter is a hardware device or software component, that converts transmitted data from one presentation form to another. The data presentation can be, for example, a message sent between objects in an application, or a packet sent… …   Wikipedia

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