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error message

a brief statement delivered by a computer by means of a peripheral device, such as a monitor or printer, that a procedure has been done incorrectly.
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Unfortunately, the Court did not address in this decision whether the exclusionary rule would apply if a police employee made the computer error.
Kanazawa University in Ishikawa Prefecture mistakenly rejected six applicants who passed its fiscal 1997 and 1998 entrance exams, due to computer errors, university officials said Monday.
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It is no good ministers bleating about computer errors and administrative mix-ups.
Toyama also referred to the case of Toyama University, a state-run university in Toyama Prefecture which had covered up computer errors in marking 1997 and 1998 entrance exams, implicating that the ministry may reprimand officials of the university who were in charge of the exam.
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Toyama University covered up computer errors in marking 1997 and 1998 entrance exams, which resulted in the rejection of 16 applicants who actually passed the tests, education ministry sources said Friday.
Both human error, such as skipped pages or skewed scans, and computer errors, like misclassifying a photograph as text, can cause costly and time-consuming problems when hundreds of thousands of pages are involved, as they were with the Classics Series.
This latest fiasco comes just days after Scottish Education Minister Brian Wilson announced he was making an extra pounds 380,000 available to the controversial Student Awards Agency who left 50,000 students in dire straits last year due to computer errors.
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Many companies are appropriately devoting substantial resource and expense in combating Year 2000 computer errors.
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