re-imaging

re-imaging

(1) To re-install the operating system and applications on a computer. It implies formatting the hard disk and starting from scratch.

(2) To preconfigure a new PC by overwriting the pre-installed operating system with the same or different one, but combined with drivers, applications and settings required by the users. See cloning software.
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Tenders are invited for Re-imaging of existing spaces, peace iv project
Federal Heath, a specialist in the visual communications industry, offers nationwide conversions and custom signs, maintenance programmes, construction re-imaging, high-impact digital printing and on-premise engagement.
Dr Hanan al Jabriyya, who is in charge of Strategic Planning Department in Muscat Municipality, will give a lecture titled, 'Re-imaging urban public places', through which she will review the most important challenges of public places in the Gulf region and in the world, also highlighting the challenges experienced by these places in the past centuries.
One core theme of Techno is the continuing development of technology based music, pushing forwards and re-imaging of the future.
They cover constructed authenticity: fan consumption of celebrity persona, deconstructing authenticity: "getting backstage" behind celebrity personae, structured authenticity: eternal celebrity brands, and reconstructed authenticity: contemporary re-imaging of historical figures.
There was 5 months of renovation painting the building, & canopy, re-imaging the store.
Renovating and re-imaging a property with such a strong feel isn't for everyone.
The Church's[R] restaurant located at 1200 Columbus Pkwy underwent re-imaging to feature the company's STAR Initiative Design.
Paul Pomroy, chief executive officer of McDonald's in the UK, said: "We opened 26 new restaurants last year and the roll-out of our re-imaging programme is transforming the way we serve customers, and has been a key growth driver.
Economic trends, locational issues that affect dealerships, and re-imaging projects are also explored in depth.
It achieves a spatially uniform illumination field by combining chip-on-board LED technology with efficient, non-imaging, homogenizing optics and a precision re-imaging lens system.
Roy was invited by the student organisations to speak on the topic `Fractures of Indian Ideology Re-imaging Democracy and Re-drawing Resistance' on the first death anniversary of Kashmiri student Muddasir Kamran.