active file

active file

[′ak·tiv ′fīl]
(computer science)
A collection of records that is currently being used or is available for use.
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In an article for the Guardian, Mr Hain said: "Because the principle of Parliament's sovereignty and independence from the state is vital to our democracy, having an active file on sitting MPs deriving from their radical activism decades before is a fundamental threat to our democracy - even more so if Special Branch considered our contemporary political views or activities as MPs merited such a file.
Active file management allows healthcare providers to easily access files that are stored offsite.
All employees that have been terminated for more than one year should be removed from the current active file, and all employees should have an 1-9 on file.
The organization's active file is approximately 870,000 donors, at 0-12 months.
We say, that's life, that's love-- Yet the active file distinguishes hounds, greyhounds, mongrels, spaniels, curs; gate and mirror; heads of lettuce glazed with rain; Taj Mahal and traveler; marching trees of Birnam Wood; sheep from Deuteronomy.
Active Filing for Business Records explores the records management concepts, principles, processes, and considerations in developing, implementing, and maintaining effective active file systems.
With regard to the timing risk, be aware that computer systems aren't picky about what deleted or other nonactive data is written over when drive space is required for an active file.
Or either simply remember to always close an active file before greeting a client at your door, or simply shut off just your monitor.
Using this command will enable you to copy your form design to another new file to be kept separate from your current, active file.
The Blue Waters system will be one of the world's largest active file repositories stored on tape media and will scale to a capacity of 380 raw petabytes (PB) within the first two years of operation.
A professional Montgomery records management company offers a broad range of services, including physical and digital records storage, indexing, active file management, and secure shredding to keep your office compliant and protect your patients' identities.
Active File Browsing of Email (PST and EDB files), Chat, and Internet Explorer history