What is POST during boot process what does this mean?
POST stands for power on self test it does basic hardware checks
on the computer
boot means bute In England, boot can mean either an article of footwear (same as boot in the US) or it can mean the trunk of a car. Colloquially, 'to boot' something is to give it a good hard kick. Similarly 'putting the boot in' is a euphamism for kicking someone, usually when they are on the receiving end in an altercation.
Booting is the process where a computer performs all the activities required to be ready to use. The boot process typically includes reading the BIOS to identify hardware, read from the hard drive to activate the operating system, and running all the start-up programs to ensure all parts of the computer are ready for your use.