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tr.v. pre·in·stalled, pre·in·stall·ing, pre·in·stalls
To install software on a computer or other device before selling it to a consumer.

pre·in′stal·la′tion (-stə-lā′shən) n.
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But Justice Secretary Leila de Lima expressed reservations about a proposal mandating the National Telecommunications Commission and service providers to preinstall "killswitch" software in all cell phones so they could be remotely disabled and cleared of all data and private information when stolen.
Lorna Velasco, mandates all public telecommunication entities to preinstall a "reliable and perfectly functioning" killswitch software that can only be activated upon the request of the registered subscriber, after proper verification.
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Professors can preinstall activities and assignments directly into the ImagiProbe application on the student's portable device.
Opera Software and Micromax, one of the world s largest handset manufacturers, have announced that they have extended the time frame of their partnership to preinstall Opera Mini as an exclusive third-party mobile web browser on all Android devices launched by Micromax.
We are therefore thrilled to be working with the BBM team at BlackBerry to preinstall BBM on our devices, making it easier than ever for our customers to get connected to BBM contacts and start chatting.