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utility program

utility program

Software that plays a supporting role for users and developers. Basic utility programs include file/folder management (copy, move, etc.), file search and compare, disk format and partition, as well as diagnostic routines to check performance and the health of the hardware. See tool.

Custom Utilities
Utilities that support a development environment can perform myriad tasks. For example, at the end of each update cycle of this encyclopedia, custom-programmed utilities are run that make sure all links to pictures and other definitions are valid.


Mac Utilities
These are some of the utility programs that came with a Mac Pro in 2014. For example, Grab is a screen capture tool; Migration Assistant copies files to a different computer, and Activity Monitor.app is a task manager.
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All utility programs will be slightly different, of course, but the basic methods for hiding a file will be the same: Access the utilities program and call up the files in any given directory.
Panel presentations with utility program managers and sessions by industry experts will explore incorporating energy efficiency initiatives into utility-sponsored programs to leverage federal stimulus, state and utility-sponsored incentive programs aimed at green collar workforce development, energy efficiency, and carbon emissions reduction.
We knew this was coming,'' said Don Williams, the city's storm-water utility program coordinator.
PECO already serves more low-income customers than any other utility program in the Commonwealth and agreed to make improvements to its universal service programs.
CCSI CompuCom will provide network management support services as part of CompuCom's Integrated Infrastructure Management(TM) (IIM) approach for the health system's five hospitals and cancer centre, via Hamilton Health Sciences' network utility program.
When power is restored and it seems stable enough to switch on your computer system, it may be necessary to use a disk utility program.

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