character mode

character mode

[′kar·ik·tər ‚mōd]
(computer science)
A mode of computer operation in which only text is displayed.
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The Character mode is the most important option for fans wondering if "SFV" is worth $60.
The large character mode can be cancelled using this routine.
But if one feature will ensure Soul Calibur IV ranks up there with other classic fighters, it is its remarkable custom character mode.
One is the copy character mode, which allows you to 'clone' your character so you don't have to go right back to the beginning to build up a character class.
This other method of linkage prevents one having to make an a priori choice of digitalization either in character mode or image mode (5) insofar as both modes are offered, whether simultaneously or not.
Wendy Richards when she's in Pauline Fowler character mode.
The screen is a BIW LCD that displays 80 x 12 lines in character mode.
Level 2 explains basic Linux administration, including file systems, managing users and groups, and running multiple programs in graphical and character mode.
A large percentage of the new and upgraded PC products we've seen lately have a Mac-like look and feel, even in straight character mode.
Oracle Forms was originally developed to run server-side in character mode before MS Windows existed.
Covering the entire Fullmetal Alchemist storyline, Fullmetal Alchemist: Dual Sympathy has two modes of play: Story Mode, which follows the saga of the Elric brothers and includes cinematics and battle sequences from the TV series; and Character Mode which allows players to assume the role of one of the six characters.