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Abbreviation for Advanced Configuration and Power Interface. A power management specification for Windows computers developed by Intel, Microsoft, and Toshiba. ACPI gives the operating system the ability to control the amount of power given to each peripheral device, and to turn off devices when not in use. It also has future implications, such as enabling PC’s to power up simply by touching any key on the keyboard.

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