- noun a system restart which usually reloads the operating system but does not reset or check the hardware
- noun an act of restarting a programme which has stopped, without losing any data.
- The restarting of a computer without powering down. This may be accomplished for instance, by entering an appropriate key sequence. If a program failure is not resolved through a warm boot, a hard boot may help. Also called warm start, warm restart, or soft boot.
- synonym warm restart
- synonym warm start
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