crash A computer stops functioning normally and will not respond to other parts of the system – it appears to freeze.
crop To remove unwanted areas of an image – this may change the aspect ratio but will not distort the image.
currency The unit of money used by countries,e.g. Egyptian pounds, Kenyan shillings and rupees in Pakistan and india.
cursor The screen symbol that shows where the next action will take place. In some applications such as word processors the cursor may flash on and off.
cut To take a highlighted object and place it into the clipboard, removing it from its original location.
cut and paste To move a highlighted object by cutting the object and pasting the object into a new location. This holds another copy of the object in the clipboard for if it needs to be pasted again into another location.