terminal mode


Also found in: Acronyms, Wikipedia.

terminal mode

An operating mode that causes the computer to act like a terminal; ready to transmit typed-in keystrokes and ready to receive transmitted data.
Copyright © 1981-2019 by The Computer Language Company Inc. All Rights reserved. THIS DEFINITION IS FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY. All other reproduction is strictly prohibited without permission from the publisher.
References in periodicals archive ?
RealVNC Mobile Solution for Automotive supports a range of mobile operating systems and legacy devices and also provides support for those handsets that support Terminal Mode.
Thus, are in this work examined the special features of vectored thruster AUV control in the terminal mode of its operation.
The unit includes an RS-232 serial port that allows, upon proper authentication, a terminal or computer in terminal mode to determine the unit's status, change the switch position and/or lock out front panel switching capability.
Another new functionality is terminal mode. This functionality provides Power Panel 100 devices that are visualization terminals, which can be connected over TCP/IP to additional controllers, industrial PCs, or other Power Panel terminals.
Do the roles differ according to terminal mode? Are terminals the economic catalysts suggested in the literature?
Dow Jones customers can access the News/Retrieval TEXT Library by clicking the second button down on the Dow Jones Windows-based software's Main Menu, Terminal mode users: Type //text.
Routopath is an automatic programming terminal mode which defines and completely controls part programs of SCMI NC routers working straight from an undimensioned component drawing or sample.