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authorization code

[‚ȯth·ə·rə′zā·shən ‚kōd]
(computer science)
A password or identifying number that is used to gain access to a computer system.

authorization code

An identification number or password that is used to gain access to a local or remote computer system. See authorization.
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When you request full online account access, the FTB will mail your client a letter with the authorization code they can use to approve access (the code expires in 30 days).
Within three minutes I received an email (sent to my WHOIS authorized email account) containing the transfer authorization code. 1 then logged into my GoDaddy account (where this particular domain name is hosted) and initiated the transfer by selecting Domains, Transfer Domains.
Again, the radiologist required an authorization code, and again in pursuit thereof we had to deal with the incompetent Nancy, or, more properly, her voicemail for another two weeks.
*A digital lock is being put on the phones at Florida's Orlando Sentinel: New Times of Orlando reported last week that the paper is in the process of requiring all employees to enter a personal authorization code to dial long-distance phone calls.
Finally, users are e-mailed an authorization code and a link to the DoD TechMatch Web site.
In 2009, you will swipe a card through a box, enter an authorization code allowing the lender to access your financial profile, and receive a readout of the lender's available products and the maximum loan amount for which you have been approved.
All Farallon Fast Ethernet dual-speed hubs and 10/100 switches along with the 16-port 10Mb Streamline Hub will contain an in-box coupon with an authorization code to download a copy of SurfDoubler off Farallon's web.
Through an integrated profile server, the OCLC SiteSearch system administrator can limit the number of simultaneous users, restrict access by authorization code, create authorization classes for end-user access, and set up master authorizations.
Users can program a long distance access number, authorization code, and the phone number into different memory locations.
Password Modification Authorization Code (PMAC) used for changing a password.
* Tax Period and authorization code (e.g., a, attorney; b, CPA; c, EA, etc.).

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