Operating system in computers refers to software which helps in smooth functioning of the hardware of the computer; there are many operating systems which are available there in the market. Give below is the list of some of the operating systems –
- Microsoft Windows – There are many versions of Microsoft windows available, which include windows XP, windows vista, windows 98 etc….
- Mac – It is a UNIX based operating system which is developed by the apple company and is primarily used by Mac users.
- Linux – Linux is a Free and open source software which can be installed and used on variety of computer hardware’s.
- DOS – DOS is an acronym for disk operating system, these days it is not used that much.
Apart from above there are many other operating systems like Atari, Amiga OS and so on which one can buy and install on his or her PC or laptop.