About PC.net

Site Purpose

The goal of PC.net is to help people understand the sometimes intimidating world of computers. When you have a question, but are afraid to ask, PC.net is here for you.

About the Editor

Per Christensson PC.net is published by Per Christensson.

Per has a Bachelor of Science degree in both Computer Science and Communications from Wheaton College, IL. He has over ten years of professional experience in website development and graphic design, and has served in multiple consulting roles.

Per also has professional experience with photography and music production. When not in front of his computer, Per enjoys writing music, playing soccer, softball, and tennis, and practicing martial arts.

Per is also an avid traveller who has visited all seven contintents. Read about Per's travels from Edina magazine.

Website Navigation

You can navigate to different sections within the website from any page using the navigation bar at the top of each page. You can also find links to more specific pages using the PC.net Site Map.

Website Sections

The website includes seven sections, described below:


Website home page, news stories, website information, and a contact form.


Definitions of computer and Internet terms.

File Extensions

File extensions and information about the associated file types.

Chat Slang

Meanings of chat acronyms, abbreviations, and other chat slang.


Smileys and other text-based expressions.

Help Center

Answers to computer-related questions.


Several reference sheets and links to other useful resources.

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