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install(ed) base

business jargon The number units of a particular product or service that are currently in use, especially software or an Internet or computing platform. (Also referred to as "install(ed) user base" or simply "user base.") There have been fears that the computer giant's existing installed base may decline after their newest operating system is implemented.
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install(ed) user base

business jargon The number units of a particular product or service that are currently in use, especially software or an Internet or computing platform. (Also referred to as "install(ed) base" or "user base.") There have been fears that the computer giant's existing installed user base may decline after their newest operating system is implemented.
See also: base, user

install someone as something

to inaugurate or launch someone into the role of something. The board installed Jerry as the new parliamentarian. She installed herself as the boss of the kitchen and wouldn't allow anyone else in.
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install something in someone or something

to insert or build something into someone or something. We are going to install a trash compactor in our kitchen. The doctors installed a pacemaker in Donald.
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I've had a copy of GoBack since its debut, hut never got around to installing it (full backups consume a significant percentage of one's disk space, which is why God invented RAIDs).
Instead of installing this part with half-inch screws, use three-inch screws.
Installing RAM and a processor is a snap--literally.
With America facing a deepening energy crisis, Fort Hood and military bases nationwide are showing remarkable initiative by installing American designed technology to reduce energy consumption, cut energy costs, and lower America's dependence on foreign oil," said Stephen P.
In contrast, a building management firm or owner with multiple high-rise properties in their portfolio faces the hefty challenge of installing the PL system in each building by next summer, without disrupting tenant activity.
Not installing a window guard carries a civil penalty of a minimum of $100, and not more than $500 per violation.
This involved installing a MySQL(R) database; Tomcat; Java and OpenOffice with supported JSR-168, JSR-170, Web Services, WebDav and CIFS (Microsoft File Share protocol) interfaces.
At the very least, the company should have contacted him before installing the pedestal in his planter, Hudek said.
Since a 1984 court decision, condominium unit owners are technically responsible for installing their own window guards, while the Board of Managers is responsible for only "public hallways.
Installing, taping, spackling and sanding the dry wall in a 3,300 square foot house can take, on average, a couple weeks.
Typically, resident assessments are required to pay for installing the street lights as well.
Additional cost savings are realized due to the ease of installing the system.
Either wait for it to dry naturally or accelerate drying with heat and ventilation, then test it again before installing your floors, the council recommends.
In response to these threats, Barracuda Networks quickly updated the Barracuda Spam Firewall to protect customers from unknowingly installing the ensuing viruses.
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