A program that gets data from a server. For example a WWW browser, such as Internet Explorer or Netscape, is a client program as it asks a WWW server for HTML pages. You also need client programs for email, ftp and IRC as these get their information from servers.
A program that runs on a computer and helps the user use File Transfer Protocol (FTP).
a program that allows you to access resources on a server
a program that connects to a server program to perform some service
a program that uses a resource offered by another program/computer
a program you run in place of telnet to connect to a mud
a type of computer program that actively requests service from a server program, which often resides on another computer
A program that is written that uses the services of a remote object.
Programs which you may use on your computer to access information/data. EG Your client email program might be Outlook Express or Eudora.
a program that uses a service provided by dasm or dasn.
Software that interfaces with server programs. A client program often looks different on each computer that runs it, taking on each computer's best features. Many different client programs can interact with one server program.
A software program that is used to contact and obtain data from a Server software program on another computer. Each Client program is designed to work with one or more specific kinds of Server programs, and each Server requires a specific kind of Client. A Web Browser is a specific kind of Client.