to return over the same course or route. to withdraw from an undertaking, position, etc.; reverse a policy. Contemporary Examples backtracking a bit, but the first time I saw you was as Tim Whatley on Seinfeld, who converted to Judaism for the jokes. Bryan Cranston on Walter White’s Future, Directing ‘Better Call Saul,’ and Hillary […]
- Backup domain controller
backup domain controller networking (BDC) A server in a network of Microsoft Windows computers that maintains a copy of the SAM database and handles access requests that the Primary Domain Controller (PDC) doesn’t respond to. There may be zero or more BDCs in a network. They increase reliability and reduce load on the PDC. (2006-09-18)
- Backup light
a light at the rear of a motor vehicle that lights as a warning to those behind.
- Backup software
backup software tool, software Software for doing a backup, often included as part of the operating system. Backup software should provide ways to specify what files get backed up and to where. It may include its own scheduling function to automate the procedure or, preferably, work with generic scheduling facilities. It may include facilities for […]