default setting

  

Definition

Controls of a computer hardware or software (or of a device, equipment, or machine) as preset by its manufacturer. Some types of default settings may be altered or customized by the user.

Use default setting in a sentence

  • The television's default setting makes text hard to read because the image is going through a sharpening filter that behaves badly around abrupt edges, but once you turn that off the picture quality is excellent for the price.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
  • Many customers were upset after their phones' software were set to a new and different default setting after an update was downloaded erasing their previous custom settings.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
  • The default setting was not sufficient as the software did not support our third party banking software so we had to customize the settings.

    Was this Helpful?   (25)   (0)
Show more usage examples...

Related Articles

Related Videos




http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/default-setting.html

Have a question about default setting? Ask for help in the
Community
Browse by Letter: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z