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error checking

Testing for accurate transmission of data over a communications network or internally within the computer system. See parity checking, CRC and validate.
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Next, going back to the Formula Auditing group on the FORMULAS tab, select Error Checking, Error Checking to search for additional errors.
SATA improves the overall integrity of connectivity over Parallel ATA by providing CRC error checking capability for data, command and status packets, thereby enhancing its attractiveness for use in enterprise RAID and external storage applications.
For instance, Aaron Walters, Tom Slabach, and Curt Freeland of Notre Dame have written instructions that catch the specific sort of intrusion represented by parasitic computing based on TCP error checking.
Because of the checks in the electronic filing software and the error checking done by the Service prior to accepting a return, electronically filed returns have substantially fewer errors than paper returns.
Switching systems support standard error checking protocols, and typically use CRCs (cyclic redundancy checks) and other ANSI standards for error checking.