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access to information directly connected with and accessible to a computer. Compare off-line.


Informatics adjective Referring to a device connected–eg, to a network or the Internet, or which is ready to send or receive data. Cf Offline.


adj/adv a system of data processing under control of the central processing unit. Data reflecting current activity are introduced into the processing system as soon as they occur.

Patient discussion about online

Q. I want to know if i am online right now or no? I can see people who are online. How can i know i am online or no? and secondly how to edit and put details

A. You can easily see whether you are online or not in your profile page (just click on the My Stuff tab):

- To change your status go to Account Settings which is under the My Stuff tab:

- To edit your profile go to Edit Profile which is also under the My Stuff tab:

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The findings would suggest that a significant difference was noted between online and offline education, and that online appears to be more rigorous.
To take full advantage of online CPE, CPAs must have modems on desktops at home and at the office--and on laptops if they travel.
required online activities, required offline activities) were based on items previously used by Johnson, Burnett, and Rolling (2002) and Wang and Newlin (2000).
providing online marketing support for agents to serve their customers, with services such as e-mail marketing, e-mail response services, live chat and call centers;