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  • v. To set up or arrange something in advance so that it is ready for operation for a particular purpose, or to someone's particular liking.
  • v. To set up or configure a software system or hardware device with standard settings before selling or implementing it.


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  • If you know of other sources of news photos in RSS, I can use more examples, more stuff to preconfigure FlickrRivr.

    Scripting News for 4/15/2007 « Scripting News Annex

  • Instead of taking time to specify the channels, date range, and data type every time you want to get a stats update, you can use custom reports to preconfigure those views.

    August 2006

  • Publishers can also preconfigure the custom text they want each Tweet Button box to display to all users, as well as suggest to users other Twitter accounts they may want to follow, such as the ones from the site's writers.


  • These profiles can be used to preconfigure an iOS device's settings; install in-house applications and security certificates; require adherence to security policies (such as mandating a passcode to unlock the device or specifying passcode requirements); and to restrict access to iOS features.


  • I have used now for many years a program called avisynthesizer and with it you can right click a video file anmd then SEND TO AVISYNTHESIZER and it will generate the avs file with either directshowsource of avisource or anything elzse you like with template files you can preconfigure. Forum

  • With initial versions planned specifically for the pharmaceutical and insurance industries, Kona appliances will preconfigure data integration, data modeling and master data management software on Netezza's new appliance.

    InformationWeek - All Stories And Blogs

  • And that takes us to what is clearly the next step in the evolution of the multiple desktop paradigm, the ability of being able to preconfigure multiple "activities".

    LXer Linux News

  • There are two features in TimePanic that support the two click task switch: First, the favorite activities feature lets you preconfigure your most frequently used tasks, and second,

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • For businesses that use proxy servers to manage or control Web access, IEAK 8 makes it possible to preconfigure proxy settings for employee browsers.

    eWeek - RSS Feeds

  • Imagine having access to fine-tuned cache controls, default caches you don't have to preconfigure (much), controls extending into Views and even observing Models.

    Maugrim The Reaper's Blog


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