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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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For instance, Chapter 2 is titled "Show the problem: Display obvious error messages and alerts.
The URLs in these examples are incorrect and bring error messages, but URL trimming can find the correct web sites:
This infuriated alargenumber of people,especially those working on the technical side of the internet who relied on the old error messages system for getting certain things done.
When a person clicks on a dead link, Internet computers along the way discover the problem and respond with an appropriate, if unintelligible, error message.
However, every time they try to access a computer program, they get the same error message.
If the workstation still gets the error message upon booting, check cable connections between workstation and server.
For the user, an error message generated by lower level operations cannot be expected to make sense.
After DICE released a patch for PlayStation 4, it requested players to give details about the 'CE-34878-0 crash' error message that they were encountering.
My tech support people told me that whenever an error message appears on my screen I should write down what it says so they can figure out how to fix the underlying problem.
It is estimated that 800 million to 900 million queries result in an error message because the domain does not exist, often because the user has typed it incorrectly.
The site, which is designed to look like a genuine error message - with bomb icon - is the top result when "weapons of mass destruction" is typed into www.
Error Message Manual contains designations of mandatory and optional data elements, data element edits, and error messages.