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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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Handy Backup Disaster Recovery 1.3 provides means for creating bootable recovery drives independently from primary operation system.
The K300 has its own power supply and can be used as a bootable device running Windows to Go, Ubuntu Linux, or local operating systems.
Inside, the unit has a USB connector for bootable flash key, and several switches, including Switch 1, which handles everything from resets, recovery, forced inputs and settings, and can override the startup passwords.
Its latest support with WinPE bootable media can be used to perform the data recovery operation when a Windows system is not able to boot in an ideal way.
The operating system and application code can be stored on the mITX-N3xxx on the optional on-board 16 GB-sized bootable NAND Flash memory (eMMC).
In this case you can use an ISO image file - in effect, a file which replicates the structure of a real DVD - to create a bootable USB drive in Boot Camp Assistant.
With OStoGO you can store your Windows setup DVDs on your UC330, and then install the OS from your UC330 as a USB bootable device.
, enter admin password for the Mac if prompted with and let UniBeast make a bootable Mavericks hackintosh USB flash drive for your PC
It is a bootable USB device running on Linux and is powered by three of the world's leading anti-virus engines; Kaspersky Labs, Sophos, and GFI to automatically remove malicious files."