active window

,active `window noun count COMPUTING
an area on a computer screen showing the program that you are using at a particular time

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • active window — current window in a graphical operating environment …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Active Directory — (AD) is a directory service created by Microsoft for Windows domain networks. It is included in most Windows Server operating systems. Server computers on which Active Directory is running are called domain controllers. Active Directory serves as …   Wikipedia

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