Hardware and Software
by Katie E
Can a computer still run without Hardware?
For a computer to run without hardware it all depends on the hardware of the computer. If any devices are missing usually an error occurs or the computer does not turn on. Adding a hardware such as a disc drive are not required however they give the computer additional functionality.
A Software :
This is a software which is programmes and other operating information used by a computer.
A Hardware :
Hardware is a physical component of a computer system that contains a circuit board.
Can a computer run without a Software?
In most situations a computer can run without a software being installed. however if an operating system is found on a computer, it either generates an error or doesn't output any information. Installing programmes onto the computer in addition to an operating system gives the computer additional capabilities.