IMCapture Glossary

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• Session

Session– a period of time during which user worked in some program, or on current computer in general.

• Skype

Skype is free software that allows users to make voice calls and chats over the Internet. Calls within the Skype service to traditional landline telephones and mobile phones are paid services. Skype enables users to make conference calls, video and audio calls, to chat and transfer files. In 2010 Skype had 663 million registered users. 

• Skype call

Skype call is a free telephone communication between two people, using Skype. You can make audio or video calls within Skype

• Software

Software – set of computer programs and related documentation that contains instructions for the users. Software is the opposition to so called “hardware” that means physical devices.  

• Sound

Sound is a mechanical wave that is an oscillation of pressure transmitted through a solid, liquid, or gas, composed of frequencies within the range of hearing and of a level sufficiently strong to be heard, or the sensation stimulated in organs of hearing by such vibrations.  

• Store

Store– to save information in electronic form, for example in a computer's memory.


SWF is a file format for multimedia, vector graphics and ActionScript in the Adobe Flash environment. SWF files can contain animations or applets of varying degrees of interactivity and function.  
Currently, SWF functions as the dominant format for displaying "animated" vector graphics on the Web. It may also be used for programs, commonly browser games, using ActionScript.
Many of today's smartphones support SWF (although sometimes not fully compatible) in their web browsers. Apple's iPhone is one of the smartphones that does not support SWF. Apple claims that SWF is a closed, proprietary format. 

• System

System – is the complex of directive and processing programs that account for the whole system behavior. The term also means the framework that allows to run different applications.

• System Requirements

System Requirements – approximate characteristics that a computer should have to provide correct functioning of definite program. Minimal and recommended system requirements are usually suggested by software vendors. On IMCapture website you can find the information about system requirements for all IMCapture software.