logon

[lawg-on, -awn, log-]
noun
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Main Entry:  logon1
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  See login
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logon
in computer sense, as one word, by 1975, from log (v.) + in.
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logon definition


1. login.
2. In ACF/VTAM, an unformatted session-initiation request for a session between two logical units.
(1996-03-07)
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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To schedule this task, either copy the task to the remote computers or have the computers copy the task through the logon script.
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