master file

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(computer science) a computer file that is used as the authority in a given job and that is relatively permanent

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All US records have the latest address listing according to the official US Postal Service address change file with latest Zip+4 assigned
When designers of CAE system managers change file names, create new files, or move files to another location, Insight's Secure Link feature automatically tracks the changes and preserves the file links.
Our mission is to change file serving and storage infrastructure from a weak link to a critical component for supporting clouds.
Extracting just the change file, Punch delivers unlimited up-to-date
As their network engineers and vendors change file formats or implement switch upgrades, ACE*COMM needs only to modify the DCMS and DCMS*PLUS software to accommodate these changes.
Lets users rename files and change file property information
An administrator installs the patch once on his or her PC in approximately 5 minutes and then takes about 5-10 minutes to make a PictureTaker Change file.
A Change file can then be applied to other PCs to give the target PCs the software.
The OSD vocabulary can be used in an XML document on a corporation's Web site or intranet to provide instructions on requirements that must be met in order to download and install a PictureTaker Picture or Change file (for example, what processor the target PC must have).