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booting

Drug slang
A regional term for the intravenous injection of an abuse substance, followed by withdrawing blood into a syringe before reinjecting, as a way to wash the syringe out of residual abuse substace.

Informatics
See Boot.
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If a mobile communications device is lost, Perlego OTA Remote allows the device to be backed up, hard reset, wiped clean or even disabled.
There are two ways to do device reset: factory reset and hard reset.
Users have remote capabilities such as remote power up/down, hard reset, monitoring and management capabilities during all server states, including initial set-up, OS absent, BOOT, OS running or if the OS is hung.
Featuring integrated power management, the Smart IP Extender lets users hard reset or power on or off the remote host as necessary, whether the machine is running, crashed or even powered off.
If the Lumia 1020 becomes unresponsive you can do a hard reset by pressing the "volume down" button and connecting your charger.
Kodak developed a film processing machine with several distributed CPUs and needed a non-software based mechanism to provide hard reset and handshaking for code updates.
8) Perform a Hard Reset if the handset is having many third party applications.
Otherwise, try using a straight pin to press the hard reset button at the bottom of the controller.
Poor battery life also prompted one user to perform a hard reset with the hopes of resolving the issue.
MIS managers can remotely perform a hard reset on a locked-up NT or Windows 95 server with a touch tone phone.