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noun A collection of historical documents or records.
verb To store and file images or data for future retrieval and/or analysis.
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archive

(ar′kīv″) [Fr. fr. L. fr. Gr. archeia, public offices]
1. A database; a bank of stored information.
2. A location in which documents, images, or records are preserved.
archival (ar-kī′văl), adjectivearchivist (ar′kĭ-vist)
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However, the application of this principle to the extensive, archived files on PC hard drives, floppies, and Zip diskettes is rarely addressed or even considered.
You can also view the contents of archived files before extracting them, giving you the option of unzipping only the files you need.
FT.com advises that the solution is to use the Internet to access an online office, including archived files, diaries and e-mail.
* Set up a separate storage area for archived files internally or store them off site with a records management company in Montgomery

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