Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Aristotle's deductive method of logic, especially the theory of the syllogism.
  • n. The formal logic based on Aristotle's and dealing with the relations between propositions in terms of their form instead of their content.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To start automatically.

Etymologies

auto- +‎ start (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The player is entirely stylable through CSS stylesheets and configurable with runtime options such as autostart and random order of sound tracks.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • New ports with "autostart" option start immediately once added

    VersionTracker: Mac OS X

  • · New ports with "autostart" option start immediately once added

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • IfoEdit give me the option to make my DVD to 'autostart'?

    VideoHelp.com Forum

  • IfoEdit give me the option to make my DVD to 'autostart'? dvdshrink and reauthor at the same time, gets rid of the menu. dvddecrypter in movie only mode.

    VideoHelp.com Forum

  • For h264 flash, I think it is more a function of the software and server settings for streaming immediately (e.g. for the JW player the default for "autostart" is "false")

    VideoHelp.com Forum

  • I add programs like rainmeter and rocketdock to autostart manually and time them via Startup Delayer.

    Separate Data From Windows On A Standalone Partition | Lifehacker Australia

  • The code I cut from the site offering it (that is, I copied from a place that invited you to take the code to embed the video, rather than copying the html from the site itself) includes the text: play = "false" which you would think means no autostart, but it starts anyway.

    Discourse.net: Friday McBush/McSame Bashing

  • As far as the virus thing goes; the last virus outbreak on the Mac was the QT autostart, which was a LONG time ago.

    Scripting News for 5/3/2006 « Scripting News Annex

  • Then, the corresponding "naked" code where you'll replace your filename (e.g., if your filename were amy. mp3) for the dummy. mp3 we always have to bring along for the ride, will look much like this (and then the player, which does NOT autostart):

    Short Child etc.

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