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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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Users can create a bootable media (CD/DVD or a USB flash drive) from its interface that can later help them boot their system.
8220;With the addition of our Bootable Diagnostics product and the ability to run all three diagnostic environments directly from the USB Key, service technicians will have much more flexibility in their troubleshooting.
If we had an Intel-based Mac rather than a PowerPC system, I could've made a bootable backup even on a cheaper USB drive.
BAT file onto the bootable floppy disk using EDLIN or any other ASCII editor.
The bootable diagnostics have been given an enhanced startup experience and the ability to save test overlays.
The 1:22 USB Copy Cruiser Mini even duplicates bootable flash drives and the unit supports FAT/FAT 32 and NTFS formats.
It takes a Windows 7 disc image file, and produces a bootable DVD or USB drive for the user.
It connects practically any flash memory media to any system or equipment via either the high speed SATA or USB interface and can be used as bootable device with read/write speed up to 150MB/s.
This changes the personality of the drive from Tape Drive to Bootable CD.
New Software Provides File-level Backup and Easy System Restore with Ability to Create Pocket-Sized Bootable Recovery on a USB Flash Drive
Included with computer-connected Aleratec USB flash drive duplicators, the updated interface offers a broader range of file systems for formatting/copying data and supports bootable flash drives.
The product can create a bootable USB from a selected media or file, which allows users to create a backup USB from FD/CD/DVD or an image file (ISO or IMG) that they can specify; and create a generic bootable USB, which will burn a generic OS image of Windows PE, Linux, or FreeDOS into USB.