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What does AP stand for?

AP stands for Application Program

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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A DIFFICULT TEST Our test put a particularly heavy strain on Win95 because many of the application programs we have were designed for Windows 3.
For example, instead of typing a command to launch an application program as one would on a DOS machine, a Windows or Macintosh user positions the cursor over an icon (a small graphical image on the screen that represents an application program) and clicks on it.
OnTime does everything most calendar programs do, plus a few handy extras: It handles recurring appointments (for example, yearly, every third Thursday, fortnightly or even every fourth day); sets up to-do lists according to priorities; provides an alarm that discreetly beeps and flashes a customized message on the screen no matter what application program is running; tracks down lost appointments ("When is my appointment with Joe Jones?