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Synonyms for boot

kick

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boot someone out

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too big for your boots

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the act of dismissing or the condition of being dismissed from employment

the act of ejecting or the state of being ejected

a strong, pleasant feeling of excitement or stimulation

to be an advantage to

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the swift release of a store of affective force

protective casing for something that resembles a leg

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an instrument of torture that is used to heat or crush the foot and leg

a form of foot torture in which the feet are encased in iron and slowly crushed

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the act of delivering a blow with the foot

cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes

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Beltway Bootup is a must-read daily column of news and gossip about and for the local technology community written by Mary Beth Regan, formerly of Business Week.
It runs a suite of diagnostic and management programs, including sequencing the boot process, assisting in configuration decisions at bootup, monitoring environmental conditions, and helping Starfire recover from interrupts.
Besides providing the ultra-reliable QNX Neutrino RTOS, QNX Software Systems offers instant-on technology for ultra-fast bootup times, advanced 2D/3D graphics for navigation displays, multimedia frameworks, fault-tolerant file systems, and a variety of other technologies optimized for the automotive market.
AST-SystemGuard incorporates advanced security features that allow users to customize and provide security for their systems from various points during operation including bootup, login and real-time.
This failure to conduct routine computer maintenance can adversely affect system performance for both home and enterprise users, slowing operations such as bootup, file retrieval, Web browsing, backups, and anti-virus and spyware scans as well as contributing to system crashes.
Besides providing the ultra-reliable QNX Neutrino RTOS, QNX Software Systems offers instant-on technology for ultra-fast bootup times, advanced 2D/3D graphics for navigation displays, embedded web browsers, multimedia frameworks, fault- tolerant file systems, and a variety of other technologies optimized for the automotive market.
AST-SystemGuard incorporates advanced security features that allows users to customize and secure their systems from various points during operation including bootup, login and real-time.
Passwords cannot be bypassed by booting from a floppy disk giving users full bootup protection.
Since Deep Freeze's 'reboot-to-restore' process does not increase bootup times whatsoever and does not impact system resources, it triumphs over competing system restoration technologies, which require both user initiation and system downtime.
Among the advantages a solid-state-drive holds over the traditional hard-disk-drive are its ruggedness, reduced power use and the ability to open a bottleneck in PC bootups and opening of files.