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error message

n
(Computer Science) a message displayed on a visual display unit, printout, etc, indicating that an incorrect instruction has been given to the computer
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Translations

error message

n (Comput) → Fehlermeldung f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

error message

n (Comput) → messaggio di errore
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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