Definition of screen dump in English:

screen dump

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noun

Computing
  • 1The process or an instance of causing what is displayed on a screen to be printed out.
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    • In the bottom of this window, a partial screen dump of the quantity value history is displayed.
    • I just noticed a comment about acpi or apic - I need to read and record next time - on the last screen dump.
    • Alternatively, if your colleague leaves their computer, take a screen dump of their current work and set it as their wallpaper.
  • 1.1A resulting printout.
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    • I can revert to making the table in another tool and posting a screen dump of it, but that would make the text not searchable.
    • Just check out the following screen dumps taken just a few seconds apart when I was accessing the this website this morning.
    • If one more support person had asked me to send a screen dump, I would've used Irish language in the matter.

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