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a cue given to a performer (usually the beginning of the next line to be spoken)

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(computer science) a symbol that appears on the computer screen to indicate that the computer is ready to receive a command

give an incentive for action

serve as the inciting cause of

assist (somebody acting or reciting) by suggesting the next words of something forgotten or imperfectly learned

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according to schedule or without delay

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ready and willing or quick to act

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performed with little or no delay

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Print all system information, using such software as PCTools or Norton Utilities, every time you make a major change to the system, such as adding cards or changing AUTOEXEC.
To make matters worse, your budget is so tight that you can't even upgrade your old release of DOS (disk operating system), which would have allowed you to insert a PATH command[2] into your AUTOEXEC.
To operate Headroom you need a path command in your AUTOEXEC.
Batch files that you want to run every time you turn on your computer are named AUTOEXEC.
On the next successful boot the worm will try to format the C: and D: drives by creating a new AUTOEXEC.