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hot folder

A folder that serves as a staging area for some purpose. The hot folder is continuously monitored, and when files are copied or dropped into it, they are automatically processed.

Commercial Hot Folder Software
Equilibrium's MediaRich processing system touts this capability, whereby files dropped into the hot folder are automatically processed. (Image courtesy of Equilibrium,

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hot aisle/cold aislehot insertion
hot backuphot key
hot buzzwordshot link
hot dataHot Mail
hot definitionhot pixel
hot deskinghot plug
hot dockinghot pluggable
hot filehot potato routing
hot fixhot restart

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