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command mode

[kə′mand ‚mōd]
(computer science)
The status of a terminal in a time-sharing environment enabling the programmer to use the command control program.

command mode

An operating mode that causes the computer or modem to accept commands for execution. See command line.
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Although the lower error rate in command mode is not surprising, given the smaller vocabulary, its overall speed advantage on correctly entered items is unexpected.
New users can expect very high error rates unless the required vocabulary is known in advance and trained in command mode.
All DIALOG Searchers can access the menus by selecting Option 6 from the Main Menu in DIALOG Homebase (the default database for most DIALOG searchers) or by typing BEGIN MENUS at the command mode system prompt.
In addition to the preceding file selection and research options, researchers can also conduct text searches in a menu mode or a command mode. For example, if researchers were unfamiliar with the nuances and syntax involved with performing DJN/R research, the menu mode of performing research would walk them through the process of inputting a search.
The addition of Easy Menu mode choices and function keys to the Command Search mode offers searchers the ease of menu mode with the power and flexibility of command mode in one package.
In the Command mode, Telios accepts commands to perform various functions, and these do not interfere with an ongoing connection to another computer.
Eleron-3 can perform flights in autonomous and radio command modes, during flybys or multiple passages above an assigned point.
Both 2-hop and 3-hop tags are normal class 4 active tags different with the relay tags, which shall play as a part role of reader and need higher power consumption, larger memory size and additional command modes.
EyeQ has both novice and command modes. The novice mode provides easy steps to develop searches according to person, subject, date, and source, and relies on the relevance engine to smooth out the rough spots.
If one tries to change command modes without saving a record, there is a message to store the record first, although there is the option to escape from a record without saving it using the F5 key.

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