dead link

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dead link

A hyperlink on a website that points to a Web page that has been deleted or moved. Also called an "orphan link," it may also be a temporary condition if the Web server is down. Contrast with live link. See 404 error and link rot.
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Using the Database Design Report, orphan links and redundant objects of past and present FileMaker solutions can now be easily located.
In addition it offers new features, such as a database design report for easy locating of orphan links and redundant objects in FileMaker solutions and a script debugger for the systematic testing of scripts within a FileMaker system.