What Is a Field on the Computer?


A computer field refers to an area in which certain data is located within a block or frame of transmitted data/information. It can also refer to the area on a storage medium where definite data is located. Computer field is synonymous with a data field.
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A field on a computer is a division of the several parts of data maintained in a relational database. Relational databases are organised as sets of records where each record consists of several fields. These fields are usually in the form of columns and each column represents one attribute of a record.
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