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format

[fôr′mət]
a computerized arrangement of data for storage or display requiring the division of space on a disk into sectors for storage.
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Other sources of alternate format materials are electronic texts and online resources.
With R media both formats provide optimum drive and player compatibility.
These formats include PDF, tagged image format (TIF), standard generalized markup language (SGML), hypertext markup language (HTML), and extensible markup language (XML).
known"--the organization knows about the format but cannot, or will not, insure preservation over time.
Deploying a D2D backup system using full file format eliminates the need to do an immediate restore, with administrators trying to recover files in a panic situation.
In addition, leading backup software packages such as Veritas Software's Veritas Backup Exec and NetBackup, Legato Systems' NetWorker and Computer Associates' CA BrightStor ARCserve are all compatible with the AIT format.
To display the Format Data Series dialog, double-click the column.